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GEO 1111 Lecture Notes - Lecture 9: Epicenter, Seismometer
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GEO1111 - Lecture 9 - Earthquakes Divergentconstructive margins: - Plates move away from each other; - Happens on continents or oceans but always creates ocean basins; - Marked by volcanoes and uplifts; - Crust is thin; - ...

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GEO 1111 Lecture 8: Volcanoes part 2
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find more resources at oneclass.com GEO1111 - Lecture 8 - Volcanoes part 2 Hot spring: Hot water that comes up to the surface of the earth. Fumaroles: Gases that comes out of a vent a...

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GEO 1111 Lecture Notes - Lecture 7: Viscosity, Mafic, Phreatic
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GEO1111 - Lecture 7 - Volcanoes Volcanic hotspots: http:www.coolgeography.co.ukA-levelAQAYear2013Plate20TectonicsPlate20tectonic sHotspots.htm -Tallest volcano: Mauna Loa -One of the biggest eruptions: Toba (75 000 years a...

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GEO 1111 Lecture Notes - Lecture 5: Metamorphic Rock, Granulite, Metasomatism
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GEO1111 - Lecture 5 - Metamorphic rocks Metamorphic rocks: They start as another type of rock and transform (change physically and chemically) via heat and pressure. The parent rock can either be igneous, sedimentary or an...

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GEO 1111 Lecture Notes - Lecture 4: Mid-Ocean Ridge, Biotite, Mica
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GEO1111 - Lecture 4 - Rock types How does magma work?: Volatiles disrupt the chemical bound of other compounds. Where?: Happens along the plate margins and subduction zones. How does it form?: High pressure causes higher t...

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GEO 1111 Lecture Notes - Lecture 3: Mantle Convection, Seafloor Spreading, Rock Magnetism
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GEO1111 - Lecture 3 - Magnetic field and minerals Earths magnetic field: Caused by the core, the magnetic properties of rocks (rock magnetism and paleomagnetism) is used to determine the position of the magnetic poles thro...

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GEO 1111 Lecture 2: Tectonic plates
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find more resources at oneclass.com GEO1111 - Lecture 2 - Tectonic plates Characteristics of tectonic plates: They evolve through time 1- They are rigid layers that compose the outer s...

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David Schneider
GEO 1111 Lecture 1: Earth systems
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find more resources at oneclass.com GEO1111 - Lecture 1 - Earth systems Geology: Science focused on the understanding of planet Earth. It has two approaches. The physical one studies t...

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GEO 1111 Lecture 6: GEO1111

find more resources at oneclass.com Lecture 6 Volcanoes: Why study them? - Cause concern o Death o Transportation disruption (Iceland) o -- destruction o Safety ...

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GEO 2163 Lecture Notes - Lecture 5: Crystal Habit, Titanite, Apatite

Lab 2: Retardation, Birefringence, Sign of Elongation, Extinction 1-E (from lab 1): In this thin section sample (2162-2) there were five relief. And no other textures or twinning was observed minerals that hav...

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Moisil Ingrid
GEO 2163 Lecture Notes - Lecture 2: Alkali Feldspar, Albite, Perthite

GEO2164: Lab 5 L4A: Strained quartz in metamorphic rocks Undulatory extinction (extinct in one place and not in another) Mostly anhedral grains Low interference, first order grey to white in XPL Not pleochloric Colorl...

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Moisil Ingrid
GEO 1111 Lecture Notes - Lecture 4: Zirconium, Lithosphere, Seismic Wave

earth and space lecture 4 know what isotopes are oldest example of magnetic eld from australia is Zircon (mineral) North Quebec 4.3 billion years ago oldest rock found uranium decays into lead the isotopes are unstable and...

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GEO 1111 Lecture Notes - Lecture 4: Plate Tectonics

earth lecture after midterm 2 Plate Tectonics 3 major types of plate tectonics a single tectonic plate has 2 parts : continental component , and oceanic component but they both

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GEO 1111 Lecture Notes - Lecture 11: Syncline, Lithosphere

earth and space lecture 6 granite , you apply stress its going to break but if its in the ground it ill get hotter and turn into plastic Time plastic knife you can bend it , but if you bend it fast you can break i...

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GEO 1111 Lecture Notes - Lecture 15: Asthenosphere, Lithosphere, Isostasy

Earth lecture after midterm 1 rock deformation grabens make the lithosphere thin and the asthenosphere is under less pressure then before the rift happened it has the same temperature , but less pressure , tf it starts par...

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