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UMGSC 103Alexander HumphreysFall

GSC 103 Lecture 2: Chapter 1 Formation and Structure of the Earth

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15 Sep 2018
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Chapter 1: formation and structure of the earth. Earths surface (continental crust) covered with several types of rocks, but these two make up the crus
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UMGSC 102Leech PeterSpring

GSC 102 Lecture Notes - Lecture 3: Feathered Dinosaur, Tyrannosaurus, Central Atlantic Magmatic Province

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10 May 2017
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11/2/2016 3:24:00 pm: triassic (252-201 million years ago, first period of the mesozoic, amphibians made it thru the permian-triassic extinction event,
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UMGSC 103Alexander HumphreysFall

GSC 103 Lecture 3: Plate Tectonics

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15 Sep 2018
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Bimodal: the surface of the earth is bimodal, 70% of the surface is under the ocean (ocean crust), 30% is continental (above the surface of the water)
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UMGSC 106Hood TerriSpring

GSC 106 Lecture Notes - Lecture 6: Mohs Scale Of Mineral Hardness, Sand, Calcite

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8 Sep 2018
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Some rocks are made up of only 1 mineral (monomineralic) [limestone is mostly made of calcite) most are made up of several minerals (polymineralic) [gr
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UMGSC 103Alexander HumphreysFall

GSC 103 Lecture Notes - Lecture 1: Chemical Thermodynamics, Falsifiability, Empiricism

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28 Aug 2018
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Silicate: the most common elements in the earth"s crust are silicon and oxygen a. b. c. d. 4 , atom of silicon surrounded by 4 atoms of oxygen, The min
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UMGSC 102Leech PeterSpring

GSC 102 Lecture Notes - Lecture 3: Cave Painting, Steppe Bison, Ankylosaurus

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13 Apr 2017
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Amphibians made it thru the permian-triassic extinction event. Early triassic the temnospondyls gave rise to genus triadobatrachus (in. Madagascar: aka
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UMGSC 111James KlausFall

GSC 111 Lecture Notes - Lecture 9: Carbon Cycle, Carbon-12, Fokker E.Ii

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13 Jan 2017
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UMGSC 111James KlausFall

GSC 111 Lecture 1: Geologic Timeline

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26 Nov 2017
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UMGSC 111James KlausFall

GSC 111 Lecture Notes - Lecture 3: Petrified Wood, Permineralization, Cellulose

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26 Nov 2017
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Cell- a membrane-bound module with a variety of distinct features, including structures in which certain chemical reactions take place. Fossils and che
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UMGSC 110donaldmcneillFall

GSC 110 Lecture Notes - Lecture 29: Aquifer, Vadose Zone, Great Salt Lake

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2 Jan 2020
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UMGSC 110donaldmcneillFall

GSC 110 Lecture Notes - Lecture 27: Surface Runoff, Hydrogeology, Geosphere

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2 Jan 2020
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GSC 110 Lecture Notes - Lecture 31: Cesare Emiliani, Ice Core, Foraminifera

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2 Jan 2020
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Lecture 31: climate & sea level change ii. Impacts growth of continental ice sheets, ice gets lighter having more o-16, ocean gets heavier having more
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