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World Geology
USA
Canada
Mexico
Costa Rica
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USA
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Canada
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World Geology Ch.5
Cultural Diffusion
Why people migrate
Standard of living
Command Economy
The spread of ideas, inventions, or patterns of behavior in d…
Push and pull factors
GNP, GDP, Per capita income, imports and exports
All means of productions are controlled by government
Cultural Diffusion
The spread of ideas, inventions, or patterns of behavior in d…
Why people migrate
Push and pull factors
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NZ geology & world context
How long ago was Gondwana land?
Where are the Tuhua rocks found?
What is the profile of Tuhua rocks? Ag…
When was the Tuhua orogeny?
200Ma
Western side of alpine fault... ONLY IN SOUTH ISLAND
540 - 370 Ma Cambrian... Trilobite fossils (All marine fossils)…
370-330Ma
How long ago was Gondwana land?
200Ma
Where are the Tuhua rocks found?
Western side of alpine fault... ONLY IN SOUTH ISLAND
11 terms
World Geology Chapter 7
Megalopolis
Mangrove
Bayou
Fall line
A very large city
Tropical trees that grow in swampy ground along coastal areas
Marshy inlets of lakes and rivers in Louisiana
An imaginary line that runs through NC, separating the Piedmo…
Megalopolis
A very large city
Mangrove
Tropical trees that grow in swampy ground along coastal areas
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the physical world, geology and geography
nothingness, the void
outer space
the heavens, the skies
the celestial body
das Nichts
der Weltraum
der Himmel
der Himmelskörper
nothingness, the void
das Nichts
outer space
der Weltraum
28 terms
World Geography Geology Terms
Lithosphere
Hydrosphere
Biosphere
Atmosphere
Solid, rocky crust, inorganic+minerals
Water on or near the Earth, oceans, rivers, lakes, plus moist…
All living organisms
Body of air surrounding the planet
Lithosphere
Solid, rocky crust, inorganic+minerals
Hydrosphere
Water on or near the Earth, oceans, rivers, lakes, plus moist…
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ADV. WORLD GEOLOGY
NEW YORK
PENNSIILVANIA
ROAD island
CONNECITICUT
ALBANI
HARISSBURG
PROVIDENCE
HARTFORT
NEW YORK
ALBANI
PENNSIILVANIA
HARISSBURG
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Geology Gemstones of the world
Gem/Gemstones
Gemology
Colored Stone
Rock
There is no totally accepted definition, but they all have so…
Internationally, the science of gemstones is most commonly re…
Colored stone is a trade term for all gemstones except diamon…
With regards to gems, a rock is a natural aggregate of two or…
Gem/Gemstones
There is no totally accepted definition, but they all have so…
Gemology
Internationally, the science of gemstones is most commonly re…
18 terms
world geology final exam
radioactive decay
geologic time scale
hotspots
deepest parts of oceanic plains
occurs in all isotopes of every element
is different for different parts of the world
find the major sources of earthquakes
the youngest rocks of the oceanic basaltic crust are found in
radioactive decay
occurs in all isotopes of every element
geologic time scale
is different for different parts of the world
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Geology world oceans exam
What are the predominant phytoplankton…
What characteristics produce a success…
What are the must abundant organisms i…
What are the pores of diatom frustules…
Diatoms and dinoflagellates
temperature, salinity, and nutrient input
Phytoplankton
the exchange of gases and nutrients with seawater
What are the predominant phytoplankton…
Diatoms and dinoflagellates
What characteristics produce a success…
temperature, salinity, and nutrient input
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World cultural geology
Diamonds are a sign of
How many people were placed in Sierra…
What percent of diamonds are illicitly…
What are symbols of Sierra Leone
Love, prestige, and power
17,000
20%
Amputees
Diamonds are a sign of
Love, prestige, and power
How many people were placed in Sierra…
17,000
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Physical World Final: Geology
A naturally occurring inorganic solid…
A structural unit that is repeated in…
Which element is the most abundant in…
Minerals are classified as ?
Mineral
Crystal
Oxygen
Silicates or Nonsilicates
A naturally occurring inorganic solid…
Mineral
A structural unit that is repeated in…
Crystal
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Geology #1 Interconnected world
What are the layers of the Earth?
What is the evidence of Alfred Wegener…
Types of plate boundaries?
Convergent plates come _______.
Crust, mantle, inner core, outer core
jigsaw, glacier deposits, floor, faunal, sea floor topography
Convergent, divergent, transform.
together
What are the layers of the Earth?
Crust, mantle, inner core, outer core
What is the evidence of Alfred Wegener…
jigsaw, glacier deposits, floor, faunal, sea floor topography
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SAT VOCAB (world of geology)
aquatic
archipelago
brink
chasm
relating to growing or living in or on water
group of many small islands
the edge on top of a steep place
deep opening or gap in the earth
aquatic
relating to growing or living in or on water
archipelago
group of many small islands
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World Geology Edition 1 Lesson 1-Mineral Groups 3/6
Galena
Geode
Apatite
Diamond
Shock and Ore
Crystalized
Mineral
Little Gems
Galena
Shock and Ore
Geode
Crystalized
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Chap 1 vocab world geology
Geography
Absolute location
Relative location
Hemisphere
The study of the distribution and interaction of physical and…
The exact place on earth where a geographic feature is found
Describe a place in relation to other places around it
Each half of the globe
Geography
The study of the distribution and interaction of physical and…
Absolute location
The exact place on earth where a geographic feature is found
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Geology Prelim #1: Formation of the world
Geocentric Universe
Heliocentric Universe
Big Bang Theory
Expanding Universe
Everything moves around the Earth
Everything moves around the sun
-13.7 years ago... -Expansion, cooling, nebula & star formation,…
Understanding that the universe is expanding because the red…
Geocentric Universe
Everything moves around the Earth
Heliocentric Universe
Everything moves around the sun
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World Geology Edition 1 Lesson 1- Mineral Groups 1/6
Topaz
Gneiss
Pyrite
Coal
Little Gems
The Metamophics
Shock and Ore
Sedimentary
Topaz
Little Gems
Gneiss
The Metamophics
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World Geology Edition 1 Lesson 1-Mineral Groups 5/6
Magnetite
Olivine
Marble
Alpha stone
Shock and Ore
Mineral
The Metamophics
Encrypted
Magnetite
Shock and Ore
Olivine
Mineral
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World Geology Edition 1 Lesson 1-Mineral Groups 2/6
Emerald
Hematite
Tuff
Slate
Little Gems
Shock and Ore
Molten
The Metamophics
Emerald
Little Gems
Hematite
Shock and Ore
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World Geology Edition 1 Lesson 1-Mineral Groups 4/6
Uraninite
Gypsum
Corundum
Quartzite
Shock and Ore
Mineral
Little Gems
The Metamophics
Uraninite
Shock and Ore
Gypsum
Mineral
Geology chapter 8: Archean World
Precambrian
Initial formation of the Earth, solidi…
ormation of the oceans and atmosphere,…
Precambrian
the Archean Eon plus the Proterozoic Eon
What are the first four precambrian events?
What are the last three precambrian events?
What rock record is fossil poor?
Precambrian
the Archean Eon plus the Proterozoic Eon
Initial formation of the Earth, solidi…
What are the first four precambrian events?
Geology chapter 9: Proterozoic World
2.5 billion years ago
Archean mobile crust
Between 2.7 and 2.3 billion years ago,
Platform phase
the Proterozoic Eon began at?
smaller pieces moving more rapidly
When did most small crustal bodies collided to form larger cr…
beginning with the Proterozoic Eon, characterized by relative…
2.5 billion years ago
the Proterozoic Eon began at?
Archean mobile crust
smaller pieces moving more rapidly
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VOCAB: Physical World, Geology and Geography
in voller Pracht
in voller Blüte
in der Ferne
rolling hills
in all its glory
in full bloom
in the distance
sanfte Hügel
in voller Pracht
in all its glory
in voller Blüte
in full bloom
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Exam #3 Geology World Oceans
Marine Biology
Pelagic Zone
What 2 zones are within the Pelagic zo…
Neritic zone
study of organisms that live in the ocean
water column environment
Neritic and Oceanic
above the continental shelf
Marine Biology
study of organisms that live in the ocean
Pelagic Zone
water column environment
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World Geology Quiz 8/25
climate
weather
A climates
B climates
long-term average of weather conditions and extremes in a reg…
short-term day-to-day condition of the atmosphere; snapshot o…
equatorial and tropical
dry
climate
long-term average of weather conditions and extremes in a reg…
weather
short-term day-to-day condition of the atmosphere; snapshot o…
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World Geology Edition 1 Lesson 1-4 Review
German
Beryl
Tourmaline and Geode
Serpentine
Hornblende's name was given in this language:
This is another way to say Emerald:
These stones can have multiple colors:
This is the stone that was argued to have a variable hardness:
German
Hornblende's name was given in this language:
Beryl
This is another way to say Emerald:
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World Geology Edition 1 Lesson 1-Mineral Groups 6/6 Hardness
Kaolinite
Malachite
Augite
Serpentine
2-2.5
3.5-4
5-6
2.5-5.5
Kaolinite
2-2.5
Malachite
3.5-4
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World geology map study ch.1
Water covers over ___% of the Earths s…
Mankind lives on less than ___% of the…
Topography
The deepest ocean is the ________
70
15
The shape and elevation of the land
Pacific ocean
Water covers over ___% of the Earths s…
70
Mankind lives on less than ___% of the…
15
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MKP's World History Geology Vocabulary
archipelago
atoll
basin
bay
group of islands
ring shape island in tropical areas
area of land drained by a stream, creek, or river
inlet of an even bigger body of water
archipelago
group of islands
atoll
ring shape island in tropical areas
20 terms
Science geology new world list 2
theory 理论
continent 大陆
dominant 优势
distinct 不同
A hypothesis that has been tested with a significant amount o…
The hypothesis that states that the continents once formed a…
Describes a trait that covers over, or dominates, another for…
clearly or sharply defined to the mind
theory 理论
A hypothesis that has been tested with a significant amount o…
continent 大陆
The hypothesis that states that the continents once formed a…
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Lecture 13: Dynamic Planet - Geology of the World
Geology
Stratigraphy
Geological Dating Techniques
Rocks
"Earth Science"... Study of origin, structure, composition & ph…
Description of al rocks forming Earth's crust & classificatio…
Stratigraphy... Radiometric Dating... Thermoluminescence... Rehydroxyl…
Have many tangible and measurable properties. May be classifi…
Geology
"Earth Science"... Study of origin, structure, composition & ph…
Stratigraphy
Description of al rocks forming Earth's crust & classificatio…
12 terms
World History Test 1- Government and Geology
Government
Name the governor of Iowa. What is his…
Name the United States Representative…
Name Iowa's two United States Senators…
...
Terry Branstad; Republican
Steve King; Republican; 2 years
Chuck Grassley, Republican; Joni Ernst, Republican; 6 years
Government
...
Name the governor of Iowa. What is his…
Terry Branstad; Republican
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Natural World I: Exam One (Physics & Geology)
Rules to identify bogus science
What is science?
Is science stagnate?
Qualitative VS Quantitative
Does not defend on peer review
A way of learning about the natural world
No, it is ever-changing.
Qualititive: "hes tall"... Quanititive: He is 5"6
Rules to identify bogus science
Does not defend on peer review
What is science?
A way of learning about the natural world
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Outline 16: The Mesozoic World (Petroleum Geology)
The first commercial oil well was dril…
Oil Deposits:... • 70% are ______________…
What's so special about the Mesozoic?
The majority of the world's oil reserv…
"Colonel" Edwin Drake
1. Mesozoic... 2. Cenozoic... 3. Paleozoic
• The worldwide climate was tropical.... • Plankton were abundan…
Persian Gulf
The first commercial oil well was dril…
"Colonel" Edwin Drake
Oil Deposits:... • 70% are ______________…
1. Mesozoic... 2. Cenozoic... 3. Paleozoic
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Interconnected world (geology notes ch.3) exam 1
how old is the earth
how do astronomers base the age of the…
how were protons and neutrons produced
planet order
12-14 billion years ago is when the big bang happened
based on the back calculations from expansion models and the…
expansion and cooling
mercury, venus, earth, mars, jupiter, saturn, uranus, neptune
how old is the earth
12-14 billion years ago is when the big bang happened
how do astronomers base the age of the…
based on the back calculations from expansion models and the…
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Planetary Geology: Earth and the Other Terrestrial Worlds (questions)
Rank the five terrestrial worlds in or…
What is "differentiation" in planetary…
The Core, Mantle, and Curst of a plane…
Which internal energy source produces…
Moon, Mercury, Mars, Venus, Earth
The process by which gravity separates materials according to…
Composition
Accretion and Differentiation
Rank the five terrestrial worlds in or…
Moon, Mercury, Mars, Venus, Earth
What is "differentiation" in planetary…
The process by which gravity separates materials according to…
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World Geology-Unit 2, Ch 1, Inside the Earth-Erosion
Earth Crust
Mantle
Earth Core
continental Crust
earth's outermost layer of rock made up of both dry land and…
The layer of hot, solid material between Earth's crust and co…
Middle of the earth that is iron with nickel part is molten t…
The portion of the earth's crust that primarily contains gran…
Earth Crust
earth's outermost layer of rock made up of both dry land and…
Mantle
The layer of hot, solid material between Earth's crust and co…
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Chapter 7: Planetary Geology: Earth and the Other Terrestrial Worlds
Planetary Geology
Seismic Waves
Differentiation
Lithosphere
science discipline concerned with the geology of the celestia…
vibrations that travel both through the interior and along th…
a process where gravity pulls the denser material to the bott…
a relatively cool and rigid rock that makes up a planet's out…
Planetary Geology
science discipline concerned with the geology of the celestia…
Seismic Waves
vibrations that travel both through the interior and along th…
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Chapter 9 - Planetary Geology: Earth & The Other Terrestrial Worlds
Seismic Waves
Seismic Waves tells js
P Waves
S Wavs
Vibrations that travel through Earth's interior
What Earth is like on the inside
Push matter back and forth
Shake matter side to side
Seismic Waves
Vibrations that travel through Earth's interior
Seismic Waves tells js
What Earth is like on the inside
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Ch. 9 Planetary Geology: Earth and the Other Terrestrial Worlds
Seismic waves
Earth's interior
Differentiation
Lithosphere
Vibrations that travel through Earth's interior tell us what…
Core: highest density; nickel and iron... Mantle: moderate densi…
Gravity pulls high-density material to center.... Lower-density…
A planet's outer layer of cool, rigid rock.... It "floats" on th…
Seismic waves
Vibrations that travel through Earth's interior tell us what…
Earth's interior
Core: highest density; nickel and iron... Mantle: moderate densi…
34 terms
Chapter 9: Planetary Geology: Earth and the Other Terrestrial Worlds
Seismic Waves
Terrestrial Planets on the inside
Earth's Interior
Differentiation
Vibrations that travel through Earth's interior.
Mercury: Heavily cratered, long steep cliffs... Venus: volcanoes…
-Core: highest density, nickel & iron... -Mantle: moderate densi…
When gravity pulls high-density material to the center (core)…
Seismic Waves
Vibrations that travel through Earth's interior.
Terrestrial Planets on the inside
Mercury: Heavily cratered, long steep cliffs... Venus: volcanoes…
95 terms
Geology
Geology
Igneous
Igneous
Igneous
Study of rocks
Type of rock formed by heat or from molten rock
The oldest type of rock
Type of rock which makes up 80% of Earth's crust
Geology
Study of rocks
Igneous
Type of rock formed by heat or from molten rock
45 terms
World Geo Ch.7
The First Nations are best known to hi…
The Vikings found what territory in A.…
If President is to Prime Minister, the…
This area was owned by a Fur Trading C…
Native Americans of the 1500's
Vinland
Premier
Rupert's Land
The First Nations are best known to hi…
Native Americans of the 1500's
The Vikings found what territory in A.…
Vinland
13 terms
World Geo
GIS
GPS
Absolute Location
Relative Location
Graphic Information System - Used to visualize data
A tracking system that shows your EXACT location 24/7 using s…
Your EXACT location on the earth
An approximate reference point of your location on the earth
GIS
Graphic Information System - Used to visualize data
GPS
A tracking system that shows your EXACT location 24/7 using s…
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Vocabulary: Geology
core
mantle
magma
plate tectonics
the innermost layer of Earth; has a solid inner core and a li…
thick middle layer of Earth's interior structure, consisting…
molten rock that is pushed up from Earth's mantle
term scientists use to describe the activities of continental…
core
the innermost layer of Earth; has a solid inner core and a li…
mantle
thick middle layer of Earth's interior structure, consisting…
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World Geo Final Terms
Apartheid
Asylum seeker
Child Soldier
Climate Change
an Afrikaans word meaning "separateness", or "the state of be…
An asylum seeker is a person who was forced to flee from thei…
Child soldiers are any children under the age of 18 who are r…
a change in global or regional climate patterns, in particula…
Apartheid
an Afrikaans word meaning "separateness", or "the state of be…
Asylum seeker
An asylum seeker is a person who was forced to flee from thei…
50 terms
World Geo Ch. 9
The mountainous or hilly areas of coun…
The Bahamas is an island country of th…
The Savannas are best associated with…
Columbia is caught in a never ending s…
. Guiana Highlands
d. Nassau
d. Tropical Wet
. Push factor
The mountainous or hilly areas of coun…
. Guiana Highlands
The Bahamas is an island country of th…
d. Nassau
5 terms
World Geo Ch 8 part 2
gaucho
Suriname's independence
Guyana's Population
llanos
national symbol of Argentina
from the Dutch
mostly Indian
found in Venezuela
gaucho
national symbol of Argentina
Suriname's independence
from the Dutch
55 terms
World Geo Final
Religions in India
Where is Turkey(continent and physical…
Which countries are found on the Arabi…
Which country has the largest Portugue…
Hinduism
On the Anatolian peninsula
Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Kuwait, Yemen, Oman, UAE
Brazil
Religions in India
Hinduism
Where is Turkey(continent and physical…
On the Anatolian peninsula
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