Plates are on the
Transgressions and Regressions
Sea level Rise
Sea level Fall
Question # 1
2. According to the Video, the greatest volcanoes eruption began, some
people ran but many people died in volcanoes ash in 79 A.D.
4. According to the Video, A type of seismic wave is instantly r
Setting the Stage for the Acadian Orogeny
Wedges and Scale of Mountains
Antler OrogenyOut West
Mississippian and PennsylvanianCarb
Across PreCambrian-Cambrian Boundary
9- Basic Body plans
Soft Bodied forms tooLagerstatten
Burgess Shale Fauna
Long Live Yunnanozoon!
Long Live Pikaia!
Grenville Orogeny and Formation of
Paleomag for reconstruction
Adirondacks and the
Rhodina Breakup-~850-750Ma start
New Madrid Rift/Fault
Which statement is TRUE!
a)The first geologic time scale was
constructed using absolute dating
b) The first geologic time scale was
constructed using relative dating techniques
4.6 Billion years of EARTH
Early Time Scale
K, P, C, O, F, G,S
What is Evolution?
Darwin and Wallace: 1859
What causes variation
2006, Ray Troll
Active learning Studies
Freeman et al., 2014: Active learning increases student performance in science, engineering, and mathematics.
Siccar Point in Scotland
Time and Rocks
Syracuse area sedimentary rocks
Hadean and Archean Eon
4.56-4.0 and 4.0-2.5 Billion (Ga)
Formation of the Moon
Early Continental Crust
How do we form Continental
Crust when all crust is mafic to
ultramafic in composition?
How do we for
HW #4 Igneous Rock
Question # 1
1. According to the Video, the study of igneous rocks begin in 1780 and
James Hutton get embroiled in it controversy with another influential
geologist Abraham Werner.
2. According to Jen D