1) Geology is traditionally divided into two broad areas. Name and describe the two
Physical geology: concerned with understanding the composition of the earth and
the physical changes occurring in it, based on th
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Geology assignment #3
1) Discuss the differences between Americas Pacific and Atlantic coasts.
There are stronger currents on the Atlantic coast, the water appears to
be green, it is also deeper than the Pacific and colder. It has a na
1) Describe the difference between continental crust and oceanic crust.
continental crust (made up of feldspars, silicate minerals,
pyroxene, olivine) is lighter, less dense rock that "floats" on top of the