Ch.1 Dynamic Earth - Triassic : First mammals, first...

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The Dynamic and  Evolving Earth
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Earth’s Subsystems 2
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Our Solar System 6
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Earth’s Moon 8
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Homogenous Accretion Theory 9
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Plate Tectonics 12
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Plate Boundaries 13
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Geologic Time Scale 14 Recent or Holocene: Ice Age ends Pleistocene : Ice Age begins Pliocene : Earliest Humans Eocene : Formation of Himalayas, Alps Cretaceous : Extinction of dinosaurs Jurassic : First birds, Formation of Sierra Nevada
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Unformatted text preview: Triassic : First mammals, first dinosaurs Permian : Formation of Pangaea, Appalachians Pennsylvanian : Abundant coal-forming swamps Mississippian : First reptiles Devonian : First amphibians Ordovician : First land plants Cambrian : First fish Proterozoic : Earliest shelled animals Archean : Earliest fossil record of life...
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This note was uploaded on 03/27/2012 for the course GEOL 2413 taught by Professor Moody during the Spring '10 term at Texas A&M University, Corpus Christi.

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