Name: Nicola Covello
Study Guide Exam 3
What is the strike and dip of the rock unit?
Write the specific rock name (i.e., obsidian) next to each corresponding arrow in the diagram
above. Consider Point A to be oceanic crust, Point B to be mixed roc
Module 4 Concept Quiz Study Guide
What occurs during a magnetic polar reversal?
What are the two main types of seismic waves?
P (primary) and T (tertiary)
T (tertiary) and S (secondary)
S (secondary) and Q (quaternary)
P (primary) and S
Module 4 Concept Quiz Study
Match the following mineral physical properties with the appropriate definitions.
The common or
shape of a
B. The tendency of a mineral to
Spheres of Earth
There are many different kinds of
connections throughout the earth that
make it possible for living things to
survive on the planet. These can be
categorized into different spheres of the
earth. Our book describes 4 of them.
A disease cause by the bacteria Vibrio Cholera. Those who are infected lose the water in their bodies
VERY quickly. They usually die soon, anywhere between a few hours to a few days after they are
In the 1800s they thought:
Geography and GIS
Geography is the basis of the GIS mindset
The method of investigation is the Geographic Inquiry:
What are some geographic questions?
Where is it?
Why is it there?
What is it near?
Chapter 4: Magma, Igneous Rocks, and Intrusive Activity
Igneous Rocks form as molten rock aka magma and cools and solidifies
General Characteristics of Magma:
Parent Material of Igneous Rocks
Forms partial melting of rocks
At the surface it is called l