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GE-101 PHYSICAL GEOLOGY Spring 2017

        

 
QUEENSBOROUGH COMMUNITY COLLEGE of the City University of New York
Lab Instructor: Dr. Hugh Rance    

Museum of Natural History field trip

Mineral and Rock review

GLOSSARY

GE101 Lab Manual

Thie inc for p3104 is because the 4th take home fill in can still be submitted during finals week.

Weeks 1 thru 4
1 An Introduction to Geology
1a Lecture slides
1b Lecture slides
1c Lecture slides
3. Matter and Minerals
3a Lecture slides
3b Lecture slides
3c Lecture slides
4. Igneous Rocks and Intrusive Activity ,   Ign Rk Photos
4a Lecture slides
4b Lecture slides
4c Lecture slides
5. Volcanoes and Volcanic Hazards , Cascade volcanoes
5a Lecture slides
5b Lecture slides
           Class test 1 (Chapters 1,3,4,5)
           All multiple choice questions.
           Paragraph essays Test 1 with sample answers
           Mt St. Helens script & VIDEO

6. Weathering and Soils
6a Lecture slides
6b Lecture slides
6c Lecture slides
7. Sedimentary Rocks,   Sed Rk Photos
7a Lecture slides
7b Lecture slides
7c Lecture slides
8. Metamorphism and Metamorphic Rocks,   Met Rk Photos
8a Lecture slides
8b Lecture slides
8c Lecture slides
          Class test 2 (Chapters 6,7,8)
          All multiple choice questions in Chapters 6 and 7.
          Paragraph essays Test 2 with sample answers
          Chapter 8 take home test (open book, fill-in words in essay exercise)

9. Earthquakes and Earth's Interior
9a Lecture slides
9b Lecture slides
9c Lecture slides
10. Origin and Evolution of the Ocean Floor
10a Lecture slides
10b Lecture slides
10c Lecture slides
11. Crustal Deformation and Mountain Building
11a Lecture slides
11b Lecture slides
11c Lecture slides
          Class test 3 (Chapters 9, 10, 11)
          Physiographic regions & provinces map   Physiographic provinces
          All multiple choice questions in Chapters 9 and 10.
          Paragraph essays Test 3 with sample answers
          Chapter 11 take home test (open book, fill-in words in essay exercise)

0. Eratosthenes and geoid
0a Lecture slides
2. Plate Tectonics
2a Lecture slides
2b Lecture slides
2c Lecture slides
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12. Mass Wasting
12a Lecture slides
12b Lecture slides
12c Lecture slides
13. Running Water
13a Lecture slides
13b Lecture slides
13c NYC water     
14. Groundwater
14a Lecture slides
14b Lecture slides 
14. Shorelines
Class test 4 (Chapters 12, 13, 14) 5/17/2016 (Chapter 2 is NOT included)
          All multiple choice questions in Chapters 12, 13 and 14.
          Paragraph essays Test 4 with sample answers
          Mineral resources (open book, fill-in words in essay (mineral reserves) exercise)

15. Glaciers and Glaciation
16. Deserts and Wind

18 Geologic time
19 Earth's evolution
20 Global climate change

Introduction to Geology, Pararaph essay topics:
     2 http://geowords.com/histbookpdf/a07.pdf
     5 http://geotripper.blogspot.com/2011/03/why-geology-is-important-why-education.html
     6 http://www.geologieportal.ch/internet/geologieportal/en/home/topics/dailylife.html
   10 https://collegegrad.com/careers/geoscientists#outlook & click on "See all geoscientist jobs"
   12 http://www.trinity.edu/gkroeger/GEOS1307/Notes/earth.htm
   18 https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Scientific_method
   19 http://science.kennesaw.edu/~rmatson/3380theory.html
   22 http://courses.seas.harvard.edu/climate/eli/Courses/EPS281r/Sources/Gaia/Gaia-hypothesis-wikipedia.pdf
   24 http://volcanoes.usgs.gov/about/edu/dynamicplanet/nutshell.php
   26 http://oceanexplorer.noaa.gov/facts/plate-boundaries.html
   31 http://jersey.uoregon.edu/~mstrick/AskGeoMan/geoQuerry13.html
   35 http://www.rocksandminerals.com/rockcycle.htm
   39 http://www.britannica.com/science/uniformitarianism
   41 http://www.astro.ulg.ac.be/RPub/Colloques/JENAM/proceedings/education/education_espinosa.pdf

Beach: A River of Sand - YouTube

Beach-a-River-of-Sand-pics&transcript.pdf

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