Geology 106 lecture note

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Department
Geological Sciences and Geological Engineering
Course
GEOL 106
Professor
Prof.
Semester
Winter

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GEOL 106 Jan 13 2012Earths Internal Heat y Complete cycle of mantle500 million years y P wave compression wave can travel mantleinto outerinner core y S wave shear wave only into mantlePlate TectonicsTectonics largescale geologic processes that deform earths lithosphere producing landforms such as ocean basins continents mountainsLithosphere is broken into large pieces called lithospheric plates that move relative one anotherPlate tectonics processes associated with the creation movement destruction of these platesDevelopment of Plate Tectonics TheoryFrom continental drift theory 1 Continental fit 2 Paleontological evidence Fig 218 species found on different continents that were from when they were one big continent 3 Glacial evidence Fig 2194 Paleomagetism cooling volcanic rocks rec
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