Lauren Dlugosz Professor Osborne 26 March, 2008 Invasive Species in the Eastern United States The United States has long been plagued with the problematic introduction of foreign species to our various ecosystems. Today, there are about 50,000 invasi
What are tektites? What is Iridium? What is shocked quartz? In what way are tektites, Iridium, and shocked quartz related to the K/T extinction event? In what way are the Deccan and Siberian flood basalt provinces related to mass extinction events? W
Formation of the solar system
1. contraction of solar nebula.
2. flattening and rotation of nebula.
3. formation of planetary rings.
4. accretion of planetary rings.
What are the differences between terrestrial
1. smaller ~ solid(some)
2. hot - due to pla
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EXAM 1: FALL 2009 Natural Disasters 11 am MWF (50 minute exam 1105-1155) Please write your letter answers on this test in the indicated space to the left of the question number _1. Which of the following would have the closest meaning to the word disaster
CHAPTER 1 The number of great natural disasters ( figure 1.4 , pg 4) shows an increasing trend over the last 50 years, what is the likely reason? -the fact that the human population on Earth has more than doubled in that time The concept of carrying
CHAPTER 1 The number of great natural disasters ( figure 1.4 , pg 4) shows an increasing trend over the last 50 years, what is the likely reason? -the fact that the human population on Earth has more than doubled in that time The rate of world population
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Question 1 The oldest oceanic crust is. Selected Answer: Correct Answer: Question 2 What do all plate boundaries have in common? Selected Answer: Correct Answer: Question 3 they area all zones of faulting. . they area all zones of faulting. . found n
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Geology 303 Natural Disasters Chapter 6: More U.S. and Canadian Earthquakes Significant Earthquakes: 6.5 magnitude or greater Pacific and north-american plates form a transform-fault margin North-american plate: moving southwest Pacific plate: moving
Geology 303 Natural Disasters Chapter 7: Volcanic Eruptions: Plate Tectonics and Magmas Vesuvius, Italy: Volcanic eruption buried Pompeii in a flow of hot gas and volcanic ash 500 C/ 940 F Plate-tectonic Setting of Volcanoes 90% of volcanoes are asso