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Unformatted text preview: 1. Starts at above Modern day Michigan to modern day Iowa (iii) Grenville Orogeny 1. continent to continent collision (iv) Assembly of Rodinia (v) Breakup of Rodinia (2) Terms (a) Craton- stable region of a continent (b) Orogen- or Orogenic belts, belts of mountain building (c) Aulocogen- failed rift (d) Precambrian shield- area where Precambrian rocks are exposed ii) Theme Two (1) Assembly of the Super Continent b) Climate c) Life 4) Questions a) What is Dr. Hanor’s favorite mineral i) Barite (1) made of barium sulfate (2) formed by the mixing of sulfate rich seawater...
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This note was uploaded on 04/10/2008 for the course GEOL 1003 taught by Professor Hanor during the Spring '08 term at LSU.
- Spring '08