Lab Assignment one 1/16 to 1/22
Go to the websites below and answer the questions following each url.
Use the internet to answer the following questions:
1) What kind of fault is the San Andreas Fault? Explain.
It is transform boundaries. San Andreas Faul
Plate Tectonic theory has been extremely useful for explaining the geology of complex landforms. One
such area is Alaska. In general, explain what has happened to Alaska geologically speaking over the past
several hundred million years. Your answer should
Expansion questions are questions that cannot be easily answered using the textbook. You will have to
utilize other sources including the internet, geology books, friends, or professors or professionals who
know something about geology.
Define the following important terms related to chapter 2:
continental-continental plate boundary
The welded part, when two continents collide. As the two continental plates collide, a
mountain range is formed.
The movement of the Earth's
In December 2004 one of the most devastating earthquakes in the past 100 years struck communities
along the Indian Ocean. Where did this earthquake occur, what was its magnitude on the Richter
scale and how much displacement of the ocean floor was there?
Mega-Tsunamis are tsunamis that have very special characteristics. One of these events took place in
Alaska near Latuya Bay. Explain in detail what happened in Latuya Bay in the late 1950's and why.
Another location off the African coast could result in a
It is thought that one of the major reasons for the extinction of the dinosaurs 65 million years ago is an
asteroid impact. Some people suspect there were actually two asteroid impacts very close together in
time. Where were these two impacts and how larg
During the last ice age there was a large lake in Montana called Lake Missoula. What happened to this
lake every few thousand or so years? Explain in detail how this lake changed and why it formed. List and
explain three geologic features in Eastern Washi
Mount Rainier in Washington state is considered one of the potentially deadliest volcanoes in the United
States. Why? Explain in detail what would happen and which 3 communities would be most affected.
As the largest mountain and volcano in the lower 48 s
1) Approximately 75,000 years ago, there was a super volcanic eruption that was one of the largest in the
last two million years. Where was this eruption, how much volume of material was erupted, and what
was its impact on the earth's climate?
Naum Jahaziel Nuo Contreras #23 3B
Francisco Rodrguez Murga #27 3B
Creacin de una leyenda
El amor de la catrina
Hace unos aos, por las calles de Guanajuato viva una muchacha joven y bella, de 20
aos. Todos los muchachos la deseaban, pero a ella slo le gus
Marco terico acerca de los motores de corriente directa
El motor (DC) que ser construido por nosotros para este proyecto funciona en
base a principios de la fsica. Estos tipos de motores se basan en la Ley de
Lorentz, en el cual se explicar ms a fondo su
Name: Univerisdad Nacional Autnoma de Mxico (UNAM)
Number of students: during this school year UNAM has 342,542 students, which 28,018
are in Postgraduate, 201,206 in the Bachelor degree , 11,.576 are in high school and 742 in
Ttulo: La camiseta antes que nada.
July "CUAUTEMIA" BLANCO
JAVIER ROMEO "LA CHOFIS LPEZ
En el palco VIP del estadio Azteca
(Cuautemia entra al palco de lujo y
1. Qu tan difcil te fue elegir una carrera?
2. Tuviste otras opciones de carrera?
3. Qu aspectos o factores te hicieron elegir tu carrera?
4. Cules universidades tenas en mente para estudiar? A cul entraste?
5. Qu te gusto de la carrera al estar estudiand
Extra Credit Google Earth Instructions and Questions:
Complete this assignment submit via email. Google Earth is free software that you download onto your computer. You will see a 3D view of the planet Earth that you can explore. The images are collaborat