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Geology APES
What are the two surface crusts?
What are the two layers in the mantle…
The first and outermost layer in the m…
The second and innermost layer in the…
Continental and Oceanic
Lithosphere and Asthenosphere
Lithosphere
Asthenosphere
What are the two surface crusts?
Continental and Oceanic
What are the two layers in the mantle…
Lithosphere and Asthenosphere
18 terms
apes geology
the rock cycle
convergent
divergent
transform
all rocks begin as an igneous rock
plates move towards each other
plates move apart
plates slide in opposite directions
the rock cycle
all rocks begin as an igneous rock
convergent
plates move towards each other
63 terms
AP Environmental Science- Geology
salination
phytoremediation
bioremediation
anticline
salt contamination of water or soils. This can occur due to e…
cleaning up polluted soils by the use of plants absorption of…
cleaning up polluted soils by the use of bacteria eating of c…
an upward fold in the rock profile
salination
salt contamination of water or soils. This can occur due to e…
phytoremediation
cleaning up polluted soils by the use of plants absorption of…
31 terms
APES: Geology
Geology
Core
Mantle
Asthenosphere
The study of the Earth's physical features, processes, and hi…
Lies at the center of the Earth. Consists of mostly iron and…
A thick layer of less dense, elastic rock that surrounds the…
A portion of the upper mantle that contains especially soft r…
Geology
The study of the Earth's physical features, processes, and hi…
Core
Lies at the center of the Earth. Consists of mostly iron and…
47 terms
WHS APES Geology
geology
core
mantle
asthenosphere
the study of the rocks, features, and processes of earth's su…
innermost zone, mostly iron, that is very hot with a solid in…
a thick, solid zone surrounding the earth's core
a portion of the mantle that is a zone of very hot, partly me…
geology
the study of the rocks, features, and processes of earth's su…
core
innermost zone, mostly iron, that is very hot with a solid in…
29 terms
Geology APES
What are the two surface crusts?
What are the two layers in the mantle…
The first and outermost layer in the m…
The second and innermost layer in the…
Continental and Oceanic
Lithosphere and Asthenosphere
Lithosphere
Asthenosphere
What are the two surface crusts?
Continental and Oceanic
What are the two layers in the mantle…
Lithosphere and Asthenosphere
98 terms
World Geology
USA
Canada
Mexico
Costa Rica
Y
Y
Y
Y
USA
Y
Canada
Y
World Geology
USA
Canada
Mexico
Costa Rica
Y
Y
Y
Y
USA
Y
Canada
Y
44 terms
APES Geology
Advantages for using electric cars
Disadvantages for using electric cars
Closed system
Equally distributed mineral
use fuel more efficiently/twice as far on 1 tank of fuel
use scarce materials to make
materials present at the formation of earth are all we will e…
silicon dioxide (primary mineral in sand)
Advantages for using electric cars
use fuel more efficiently/twice as far on 1 tank of fuel
Disadvantages for using electric cars
use scarce materials to make
21 terms
APES Geology
Mantle
Lithosphere
Crust
Inner Core
The thick layer of the earth below the crust that is made of…
'solid part of earth'. crust and uppermost mantle
The thin outer layer of the earth that contains the earths co…
Inner-most zone (made of Iron), extremely hot
Mantle
The thick layer of the earth below the crust that is made of…
Lithosphere
'solid part of earth'. crust and uppermost mantle
81 terms
AP World History: Ancient World
Agriculture
Agrarian
Bands/ Clans
Barbarian
The deliberate effort to modify a portion of Earth's surface…
pertaining to land or its cultivation; Ex. agrarian reform, a…
extended family groups that generally lived together
without civilizing influences
Agriculture
The deliberate effort to modify a portion of Earth's surface…
Agrarian
pertaining to land or its cultivation; Ex. agrarian reform, a…
36 terms
APES Mining and Geology
Mineral resource
Mineral
Rock
Rock cycle
Concentration of naturally occuring material from the earths…
An element or inorganic compound that occurs naturally in the…
A solid combination of one or more minerals found in the eart…
The interaction of physical and chemical processes that chang…
Mineral resource
Concentration of naturally occuring material from the earths…
Mineral
An element or inorganic compound that occurs naturally in the…
18 terms
Apes geology and mining
Molten rock found within the earth's m…
Examples would include sandstone and l…
Forms when pre-existing rock is expose…
Geology
Magma
Sedimentary rock
Metamorphic rock
The science devoted to the study of dynamic processes occurri…
Molten rock found within the earth's m…
Magma
Examples would include sandstone and l…
Sedimentary rock
ap world
Muslim-culture
Five Pillars-culture
Sharia-political
Hijra-interaction
a believer or follower of Islam
The basic tenets of Islam: Allah is the only god and Muhammad…
the Islamic system of law
Muhammad's move to Medina. Start of the Islamic calendar (632…
Muslim-culture
a believer or follower of Islam
Five Pillars-culture
The basic tenets of Islam: Allah is the only god and Muhammad…
49 terms
APES Geology Test
soil horizon A
soil horizon B
soil horizon C
soil horizon O
forms at the surface and is what many people refer to as tops…
Minerals may be undergoing transformations such as chemical a…
consists of parent material, such as glacial till or lake sed…
has at least 20% organic matter by mass. Two main scenarios r…
soil horizon A
forms at the surface and is what many people refer to as tops…
soil horizon B
Minerals may be undergoing transformations such as chemical a…
42 terms
AP World Period 3
Trans -Saharan Trade
Islam
Caliphate
Crusades
Trade of goods through the Sahara dessert ... Goods: Salt, gold,…
Monotheistic religion created in the 7th century by Arabic me…
A regional state unified by Islam
A series of Christian vs Muslim military campaigns for the "h…
Trans -Saharan Trade
Trade of goods through the Sahara dessert ... Goods: Salt, gold,…
Islam
Monotheistic religion created in the 7th century by Arabic me…
171 terms
AP Human Geology Chapter 1 Summary 2016/ag
Vernacular Region
Functional Region
Culture
Cultural Ecology
An area that people believe exists as part of their cultural…
An area organized around a node or focal point
The body of customary beliefs, social forms, and material tra…
Geographic approach that emphasizes human-environment relatoi…
Vernacular Region
An area that people believe exists as part of their cultural…
Functional Region
An area organized around a node or focal point
APES Geology Test
Geology
biosphere
hydrosphere
internal structure
the scientific study of the origin, history, and structure of…
the part of earth that supports both land and sea
includes all forms of water - fresh, salt, snow, ice, etc.
divided into crust, mantle, core
Geology
the scientific study of the origin, history, and structure of…
biosphere
the part of earth that supports both land and sea
63 terms
AP Environmental Science: Geology + Mining
Hadean
Holocene
Carboniferous
Proterozoic
Pre Cambrian. Before Archezoic. Rockless, formation of Earth,…
Cenozoic. After Pleistocene. Age of Man, human civilization,…
Paleozoic. After Devonian, before Permian. Coal age, coal swa…
Pre Cambrian. After Archezoic, before Cambrian. Stromatolites…
Hadean
Pre Cambrian. Before Archezoic. Rockless, formation of Earth,…
Holocene
Cenozoic. After Pleistocene. Age of Man, human civilization,…
AP World
Agrarian (Social ,cultural and economic)
Barbarian (social and cultural)
Boddhisatva ( Social and interactions)
Bureaucracy (Social ,economic and poli…
The cultivation of land.
Person in a savage or primitive state.
A person who is able to reach nirvana but delays it out of co…
A system of government in which most of the decisions are mad…
Agrarian (Social ,cultural and economic)
The cultivation of land.
Barbarian (social and cultural)
Person in a savage or primitive state.
67 terms
APES: Geology Test review
" Age of Mammals"
Hot Spots
Spheres
A horizon
The Cenozoic is also known as the Age of Mammals, because the…
In geology, a hotspot or hot spot is a portion of the Earth's…
The 4 things that are vital for life and support the life on…
A soil horizon is a layer generally parallel to the soil surf…
" Age of Mammals"
The Cenozoic is also known as the Age of Mammals, because the…
Hot Spots
In geology, a hotspot or hot spot is a portion of the Earth's…
29 terms
Geology APES Study Guide
Identify the layers of the Earth's int…
Describe the geological processes that…
Divergent Boundries
Convergent Boundries
Inner core (Solid)... Outer Core (Liquid)... Mantle (solidish)... Asth…
Heat, pressure, and convection cells are driving it... Sun is cr…
Going away from each other
Going towards each other
Identify the layers of the Earth's int…
Inner core (Solid)... Outer Core (Liquid)... Mantle (solidish)... Asth…
Describe the geological processes that…
Heat, pressure, and convection cells are driving it... Sun is cr…
80 terms
AP World History: Ancient World
Agriculture
Agrarian
Bands/ Clans
Barbarian
The deliberate effort to modify a portion of Earth's surface…
pertaining to land or its cultivation; Ex. agrarian reform, a…
extended family groups that generally lived together
without civilizing influences
Agriculture
The deliberate effort to modify a portion of Earth's surface…
Agrarian
pertaining to land or its cultivation; Ex. agrarian reform, a…
48 terms
AP Human Geology
Phenomena
Physical Geography
Spatial
Spatial Distribution
any event that is observable.
Study of the physical phenomena of the earth
refers to area or space on the Earth. If it helps, you can tr…
Physical location of geographic phenomena across space. An ex…
Phenomena
any event that is observable.
Physical Geography
Study of the physical phenomena of the earth
AP World Religions
atman
Brahman
Brahmin
Dharma
The eternal self, which the Upanishads identify with Brahman;…
The eternal essence of reality and the source of the universe…
the highest of the four classes of the caste system, traditio…
Ethical duty based on the divine order of reality; in Hinduis…
atman
The eternal self, which the Upanishads identify with Brahman;…
Brahman
The eternal essence of reality and the source of the universe…
68 terms
APES geology
Precambrian Era
Haden
Archean
Proterozoic
Haden, Archean, Proterozoic (4600 - 542)
Earth forms
oldest rocks form crust
life in sea because sea allowed movement
Precambrian Era
Haden, Archean, Proterozoic (4600 - 542)
Haden
Earth forms
41 terms
AP World Period 3
Trans -Saharan Trade
Islam
Caliphate
Crusades
Trade of goods through the Sahara dessert ... Goods: Salt, gold,…
Monotheistic religion created in the 7th century by Arabic me…
A regional state unified by Islam
A series of Christian vs Muslim military campaigns for the "h…
Trans -Saharan Trade
Trade of goods through the Sahara dessert ... Goods: Salt, gold,…
Islam
Monotheistic religion created in the 7th century by Arabic me…
89 terms
AP World Classical Era
Achaemenid Empire
Darius of Persia
Persepolis
Qanat
First Persian Empire, founded by Cyrus the Great. Pastoral wi…
conquered Indus, Gandhara, Thrace, and Macedon
central administration of Achaemenid Empire
underground canals for irrigation in the Persian empire
Achaemenid Empire
First Persian Empire, founded by Cyrus the Great. Pastoral wi…
Darius of Persia
conquered Indus, Gandhara, Thrace, and Macedon
APES Geology
Three major concentric zones
Oceanic Crust
Continental Crust
Weathering
Crust mantle core
...
...
...
Three major concentric zones
Crust mantle core
Oceanic Crust
...
13 terms
APES Geology
biosphere
hydrosphere
internal structure
crust
part of the Earth that supports life both on land and in the…
includes all forms of water -- fresh and saltwater, snow, and…
divided into the crust, mantle, and core
floats on top of the mantle, makes up only 0.5% of Earth's to…
biosphere
part of the Earth that supports life both on land and in the…
hydrosphere
includes all forms of water -- fresh and saltwater, snow, and…
54 terms
APES Geology
Rock Cycle
igneous
igneous
sedimentary
slowest geological cycle
formed by cooled magma (heat)
granite, pumice, basalt
formed by sediment fusing together by pressure
Rock Cycle
slowest geological cycle
igneous
formed by cooled magma (heat)
58 terms
AP Human Geology
human geolegy
Globalization
Phenomena
Physical Geography
One of the two major divisions of geography. It is the spatia…
The expansion of economic, political, and cultural processes…
any event that is observable.
Study of the physical phenomena of the earth
human geolegy
One of the two major divisions of geography. It is the spatia…
Globalization
The expansion of economic, political, and cultural processes…
39 terms
Geology (apes)
Evidence of continental drift
Asthenosphere
Characteristics of a mineral
Rock
1. Fit of continental shapes... 2. Fossil records ... 3. Structural…
The partially liquid part of the mantle that moves in the oce…
Naturally formed, inorganic, solid, orderly structure of atom…
Any naturally occurring solid mass of mineral or mineral like…
Evidence of continental drift
1. Fit of continental shapes... 2. Fossil records ... 3. Structural…
Asthenosphere
The partially liquid part of the mantle that moves in the oce…
69 terms
AP World Post Classical
600-1450
Byzantine Empire
Swahili
Timbuktu
The dates for the post-Classical time period.
(330-1453) The eastern half of the Roman Empire, which surviv…
Bantu language with Arabic loanwords spoken in coastal region…
Mali trading city that became a center of wealth and learning
600-1450
The dates for the post-Classical time period.
Byzantine Empire
(330-1453) The eastern half of the Roman Empire, which surviv…
20 terms
geology apes
types of mining
mountaintop removal
placer mining
subsurface mining
mountaintop removal... placer mining... subsurface mining
changes topography and reclamation is difficult... many change c…
contaminates rivers w sediment and chemicals... ex: mercury, whi…
acid mine draining... narrow tunnels dug, supported by pillars t…
types of mining
mountaintop removal... placer mining... subsurface mining
mountaintop removal
changes topography and reclamation is difficult... many change c…
APES Geology
Inner Core
Outer Core
Mantle (Lower and Upper)
Crust
Mostly made of iron crystals and nickel
Same elements as inner core, but liquid due to less pressure
Mostly Silicon Dioxide and oxygen with iron and magnesium... Mad…
Mainly oxygen, silicon, magnesium, iron... Rigid, solid
Inner Core
Mostly made of iron crystals and nickel
Outer Core
Same elements as inner core, but liquid due to less pressure
APES Geology
geology
core
mantle
asthenosphere
study of earth's physical features, processes and humans
center of earth containing iron
elastic rock that surrounds the core
portion of the upper mantle
geology
study of earth's physical features, processes and humans
core
center of earth containing iron
41 terms
APES Earth Systems - Geology
mantle
magma
asthenosphere
lithosphere
the layer of the earth between the crust and the core
molten rock
located in the outer part of the mantle and is composed of se…
a 60 mile think layer that includes the solid upper mantle as…
mantle
the layer of the earth between the crust and the core
magma
molten rock
41 terms
APES Geology
4 eras in geologic time scale
precambrian
paleozoic
mesozoic
precambrian, paleozoic, mesozoic,cenozoic
earth formation
fish and reptiles
dinosaurs
4 eras in geologic time scale
precambrian, paleozoic, mesozoic,cenozoic
precambrian
earth formation
1,635 terms
AP World History
Mesopotamia
Fertile Crescent
ziggurat
pictograms
A region between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers that develop…
The Tigris and Euphrates Rivers gave life to the first known…
A temple tower of ancient Mesopotamia, constructed of square…
A pictorial symbol or sign representing an object or concept.…
Mesopotamia
A region between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers that develop…
Fertile Crescent
The Tigris and Euphrates Rivers gave life to the first known…
World Geography for AP World
North America
Central America
Caribbean
South America
North America
Central America
42 terms
APES geology
inner core
outer core
mantle
asthenosphere
solid inner center of earth
solid area around inner core
consists of magma, asthenosphere, and lithosphere
an outer part of mantle and contains half molten rock
inner core
solid inner center of earth
outer core
solid area around inner core
Geology APES
geology
3 parts of earth
core
mantle
the study of the earths history
core, mantle, crust
-innermost zone, most dense elements at the center... -temperatu…
-largest zone, most volume and mass... -composed of iron, silico…
geology
the study of the earths history
3 parts of earth
core, mantle, crust
47 terms
APES Geology
Igneous Rock
Intrusive Igneous Rock
Extrusive Igneous Rock
Sedimentary Rock
Created from liquid magma cooled
Cooled slowly while under ground
Cooled rapidly above ground
Rocks made through sediment created through weathering and er…
Igneous Rock
Created from liquid magma cooled
Intrusive Igneous Rock
Cooled slowly while under ground
APES, Geology Test Review
What are tectonic plates made of?
What is ocean crust made up of?
What is continental crust made up of?
How much do the plates move a year?
upper most mantle and crust (oceanic and continental)
thin, dense, rich in Iron, Magnesium, Silicon and below sea l…
thick, less dense, rich in Calcium, Sodium, Potassium and Alu…
1-10 cm
What are tectonic plates made of?
upper most mantle and crust (oceanic and continental)
What is ocean crust made up of?
thin, dense, rich in Iron, Magnesium, Silicon and below sea l…
51 terms
AP Geography Geology Terms
Geology
Core
Mantle
Crust
The study of the Earth's physical structure and history.
The Earth's center, consisting of very hot metal that is dens…
A thick layer of mostly solid rock beneath the Earth's crust…
The solid, rocky, surface layer of the Earth.
Geology
The study of the Earth's physical structure and history.
Core
The Earth's center, consisting of very hot metal that is dens…
1,635 terms
AP World History Flashcard
Mesopotamia
Fertile Crescent
ziggurat
pictograms
A region between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers that develop…
The Tigris and Euphrates Rivers gave life to the first known…
A temple tower of ancient Mesopotamia, constructed of square…
A pictorial symbol or sign representing an object or concept.…
Mesopotamia
A region between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers that develop…
Fertile Crescent
The Tigris and Euphrates Rivers gave life to the first known…
29 terms
AP World Regions
Africa
The Carribean
Central Asia
Australasia
2nd largest continent
A region of North America, once known as the West Indies
Dominated by the Silk Roads up until the modern era
The continent of Australian and related islands
Africa
2nd largest continent
The Carribean
A region of North America, once known as the West Indies
67 terms
APES Geology Terms
geology
biosphere
hydrosphere
internal structure
the scientific study of origin, history, and structure of the…
part of the earth that supports life both on land and in the…
includes all forms of water
divided into the crust, mantle, and core
geology
the scientific study of origin, history, and structure of the…
biosphere
part of the earth that supports life both on land and in the…
27 terms
APES: Geology Questions!
How has the atmosphere of the earth ch…
Changes of the Lithosphere over time
Give a reason why water was scarce in…
Describe the rock cycle.
Earth is 4.6 billion years old, which is actually much younge…
Plates have moved, from Pangea and become what is today seen.…
It was the 1st era to start when the earth was formed. No atm…
Igneous rock can change into sedimentary rock or into metamor…
How has the atmosphere of the earth ch…
Earth is 4.6 billion years old, which is actually much younge…
Changes of the Lithosphere over time
Plates have moved, from Pangea and become what is today seen.…
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