In this exercise you will examine evidence for the changing nature of Earths tectonic plates
during the past 290 million years. The exercise is in three parts, and each part has several
questions related to images and animations of maps. S
Big Island Ground Tour, stops 1-15
Answer each of the following questions by marking an X on the line to the left of the
possible answers. There is only one correct answer to each question. After answering all
the questions, submit your answers by uploadi
1. Locate views of the solar system and find an image of the Earth as seen from space,
such as this one. Now find an image of the Moon, such as this one, and compare the
a. What is similar between the two?
Both, Earth and th
The Study of Rocks
Large Igneous Provinces
Some Basic Concepts in Chemistry
1. What are Atoms?
a. Minute fundamental particles, once thought
Geology pages 152-174
Volcano: a vent at which melt from inside the Earth spews onto the planets surface.
Igneous rock: made by the freezing of a melt. Igneous rocks are very common on
earth, they make up all of the oceanic crust and much of the cont