1. What is convection?
A. a cycle of moving material formed by the rise of denser material and the sinking of lessdense material
B. a cycle of moving material formed by the sinking and rising of high-density material
C. a cycle of moving material formed b
WEEK 4 DISCUSSION POINTS
Readings: Weaver, I. C., Cervoni, N., Champagne, F. A., D'Alessio, A. C., Sharma, S.,
Seckl, J. R., . & Meaney, M. J. (2004). Epigenetic programming by maternal
behavior. Nature Neuroscience, 7(8), 847-854.
Week 5 Discussion Points
Yehuda, R., Daskalakis, N. P., Lehrner, A., Desarnaud, F., Bader, H. N., Makotkine, I., . &
Meaney, M. J. (2014). Influences of maternal and paternal PTSD on epigenetic regulation of
the glucocorticoid recep
Which of the following is true of the the law of conservation of energy?
Energy is not created or destroyed under ordinary conditions, but it may be changed
from one form to another
Biomes are recycling processes that supply essential substances such as c
Ch. 4 Biosphere Reading Assignments
Due: 11:50pm on Thursday, December 3, 2015
You will receive no credit for items you complete after the assignment is due. Grading Policy
Encounter Physical Geography: The Hydrosphere Surface Waters (Multiple Choice)
Which of the following oountries is NOT one of the worlds ve most populous?
m Hints Mynnswom leeLlp RwirParl
Instruction: tor Part E:
1. While the information from the Population by Country folder prov
The news article I read is Africa Transforming Agriculture To Combat Climate Change by Justus Wanzala.
This article reflects on chapter twos theme of climate change. The article discusses how African farmers
are changing the way of agriculture to deal wit
Spains failure to protect Doana World Heritage site warrants UNESCO in danger listing.
This article recently published discusses the effects Spain has had on neglecting Donana
National Park. The National Park is a wetland stopover for many species. For so
Briefly summarize your CO2 and water footprints (based on what you calculated in Part B). Were the
results in Part B what you expected? Elaborate. Which food items/ingredients traveled the furthest and
why might that be the case?
I had never calculated my
Meteorologist in the Field of Reporting and Recording Weather
I chose to investigate meteorology in geoscience careers. This subject has always interested me
and at one time I thought I would want to go into Meteorology. Meteorology is the scientific
In the article Nebraska farmers set world standard for sustainable water use, food production by Lori
Potter, the topic of water sustainability from chapter 4 is discussed. Nebraska is now being known as the
living laboratory for water sustainability and
The article, European leaders taking cues from Australia on asylum seeker policies, gives great detail on
Australias strict immigration stance. Many countries in Europe are looking to Australias policies to form
their policies from that. Australias stance
Pick two of the three questions below to reflect on as a group. Prepare a 5 - 7
minute video response and upload it to BlackBoard. You may choose to discuss all
three questions if you have enough time.
1. What are some
EAPS 12000: Fall 2016
Introduction to Geography, Online
This course is approved to meet Purdues Foundational Learning Outcome:
Science Technology and Society
INSTRUCTOR: Wen-wen Tung
Geography is an
New York City is on 75 degrees west longitude. Los Angeles, on the other hand, is on 120
degrees west longitude. If the time is 5 PM in Los Angeles, what would the time be in New York
By international agreement, Greenwich Mean Time is:
A resource that is naturally produced at rates similar to our use can be called
Natural resources acquire a monetary value through
exchange in a marketplace
Which of the following is NOT a natural resource?
a metal ore in the g
I strongly agree with you that we cannot prevent disaster. We cannot vote against the nature.
When we try to vote against the nature, the results will always went bad. Except for the method
you mentioned to protect people in flood control. I come up with
Chapter 1 QUIZ #1
The science of making maps is:
2. Every map projection has some degree of distortion because
a. A curved surface cannot be represented on a flat surface withou
1. What were the three most common intraregional migrations in the United States in 2007 (in
From city to suburb
From suburb to city
From nonmetropolitan to suburb
From city to nonmetropolitan
From suburb to nonmetropolitan
This submission does not include the title of the news article and a reference for the source of the news.
The summary does not include the theme name and textbook chapter number that the news article
Yes. The summary provides an objective acc
1. The term that describes when an area's population exceeds the capacity of the environment to
support it at an acceptable standard of living is ecosystem toxification. F
2. Which of the following is NOT true of lands near the North and South poles?
Title Humanities and the public sphere: A pragmatic perspective
Published Date: 2016, April 14
This article starts from the observation of current changes in the nature of a globalizing public
sphere for which older structural boundaries have lost much of
1. Where is the drainage basin of the Mississippi?
southern Canada and Central U.S.
3. Which of the following is NOT one of the ways in which water cycles through the atmosphere,
lithosphere and hydrosphere?
6. Generally, evapotr
Correct Answers are highlighted in bold
5.You are a geologist who discovers a distinctive type of bedrock in two areas that are approximately 150 miles
north and south of each other. Which of the following best explains this observation?
The areas are com
Border Metrics: How to
Effectively Measure Border
Security and Immigration Control
By Marc R. Rosenblum and Faye Hipsman
U.S. IMMIGRATION POLICY PROGRAM
BORDER METRICS: HOW TO
EFFECTIVELY MEASURE BORDER
SECURITY AND IMMIGRATION CONTROL
Marc R. Rosenblum a
Instructor: Wen-wen Tung
EAPS 12000: Key Information to guide you through the course
What to Do and When it is Due
When something new opens, it opens at midnight at the start of a day
When something is due, it is due by 11:50:00pm at the
Key-Review: Unit 1
Geography literally means:
What do LDC and MDC stand for? Which one usually means wealthy country, and which means poor?
Vocabulary of the Ancients
Basically, the news summary meets the requirement. It includes the title of the news article and a
reference for the source of the news. It includes the theme name and textbook chapter number that the
news article relates to It is an advanced summary. the
New York City is on 75 degrees west longitude. Los Angeles, on the other hand, is on
120 degrees west longitude. If the time is 5 PM in Los Angeles, what would the time
be in New York City?
By international agreement, Greenwich Mean Time is: