Cartography - The study of map-making.
Latitude Lines - Flat lines on the map.
Equator - 0 Degrees Latitude.
Longitude Lines - Vertical lines on the map.
Prime Meridian - 0 Degrees Longitude.
24 - There are _ time zones around the world.
6 - There are _ t
Mesozoic - around 200 million years ago - Pangea broke up at the end of which era?
around 200 million years ago
Metamorphic - Marble and quartzite are in which rock category?
Index minerals; Slate schist and gneiss - Which rocks indicate high grade temp o
amphibolite - A usually nonfoliated metamorphic rock made up mainly of amphibole and
plagioclase feldspar. Foliated amphibolites can be produced by deformation.
andesite - A volcanic rock type intermediate in composition between rhyolite and basalt.
Scientific Method - a series of steps followed to solve problems including collecting data,
formulating a hypothesis, testing the hypothesis, and stating conclusions
Hypothesis - an educated guess
Theory - well-tested explanation that unifies a broad rang
partial melting - The incomplete melting of a rock that occurs because the minerals that
compose it melt at different temperatures.
peat - A rich organic material than contains more than 50% carbon.
pegmatite - A vein of extremely coarse grained granite,