GEODe : Earth Science CD-ROM

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For introductory courses in Earth Science, in departments of Geology, Geography, and Atmosphere Science.Designed in conjunction with the tenth edition of Tarbuck/Lutgens, Earth Science, and building on the successful line of GEODe physical geology CDs, the new GEODe: Earth Science CD-ROM has units that cover all major areas of Earth Science. In addition to a revised geology unit, the new CD-ROM includes broad coverage of the oceans, basic meteorology, and the solar system. This greatly expanded coverage includes many new animations, video clips, and interactive more

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  • 12-17
  • Paperback | 1 pages
  • 167.6 x 221 x 2.5mm | 22.68g
  • Pearson Education (US)
  • Pearson
  • United States
  • English
  • 0130477893
  • 9780130477897

Table of contents

I. EARTH MATERIALS. 1. Minerals. 2. Rock Cycle. 3. Igneous Rocks. 4. Sedimentary Rocks. 5. Metamorphic Rocks. II. SCULPTURING EARTH'S SURFACE. 1. Hydrologic Cycle. 2. Running Water. 3. Groundwater. 4. Glaciers. 5. Deserts. III. FORCES WITHIN. 1. Earthquakes. 2. Plate Tectonics. 3. Igneous Activity. IV. GEOLOGIC TIME. 1. Geologic Time Scale. 2. Relative Dating. 3. Radiometric Dating. V. OCEANS. 1. Floor of the Ocean. 2. Coastal Processes. VI. ATMOSPHERE. 1. Heating the Atmosphere. 2. Moisture and Cloud Formation. 3. Air Pressure and Wind. 4. Basic Weather Patterns. VII. ASTRONOMY. 1. The Planets: An Overview. 2. Calculating Your Age and Weight on Other Planets. 3. Earth's Moon. 4. A Brief Tour of the more