GLY101 PRINCIPLES OF GEOLOGY
GEOLOGIC PRINCIPALS AND STRUCTURES
Relative age dating uses what to determine age of a rock/fossil?
What are the 7 principles of geology?
What principle deals with xenoliths?
Which principle deals with metamorphose
GEO101 Final SG
GROUNDWATER AND GROUNDWATER CONTAMINATION
How water moves about the spheres (biosphere, hydrosphere, atmosphere, geosphere and
cryosphere) is called the what?
The Hydrologic Cycle
Evaporation: water becomes vapor
GGY 130 001/203
Monday, November 12th, 2012
Environment of Tucson
Pima County, Arizona is home to Tucson, a growing metropolis in the southern region of
the state. South of the San Francisco Peaks and some smaller mountains such as Big Horn
Plate Tectonics (the unifying theory in Earth Sciences) Summary Data and Questions
Definition: Theory that large segments or plates of the lithosphere move relative to one another A. Continental Drift Hypothesis
Although Suess (1885) noted similariti
-weathering -pebbles round different colors means lots of rock types - conglomerate lithophyed pebbles, almost always underlie inconformity - heavy mineral higher specific gravity - sand when lithophyed is a limestone - this test is goi