Physical Geography: Lab Manual

Physical Geography: Lab Manual : Landscape Appreciation

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This lab manual is appropriate for an Introduction Lab course in Physical Geography.The lab manual is designed to be self-contained, making it useful for schools without access to teaching collections of maps, satellite images and stereo aerial photographs. Several of the exercises will be enhanced if students have access to simple lens stereoscopes and sling psychrometers.show more

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  • Paperback | 304 pages
  • 217.9 x 286.5 x 21.3mm | 666.79g
  • Pearson Education Limited
  • Prentice-Hall
  • Harlow, United Kingdom
  • English
  • Revised
  • 7th Revised edition
  • 0130413372
  • 9780130413376

Table of contents

Introduction. Exercise 1 Metric Conversion. Exercise 2 Location. Exercise 3 Time. Exercise 4 Map Scale. Exercise 5 Map Projections. Exercise 6 Isolines. Exercise 7 Earth-Sun Relations. Exercise 8 Solar Angle. Exercise 9 Insolation. Exercise 10 Temperature Patterns. Exercise 11 Air Pressure. Exercise 12 Wind. Exercise 13 Humidity. Exercise 14 Adiabatic Processes. Exercise 15 Stability. Exercise 16 Midlatitude Cyclones. Exercise 17 Weather Maps. Exercise 18 Weather Satellite Images. Exercise 19 Hurricanes. Exercise 20 Climate Classification. Exercise 21 Contour Lines. Exercise 22 U.S. Geological Survey Topographic Maps. Exercise 23 Topographic Profiles. Exercise 24 U.S. Public Land Survey System. Exercise 25 Stereo Aerial Photographs. Exercise 26 Plate Tectonics. Exercise 27 Volcanoes. Exercise 28 Volcanic Calderas. Exercise 29 Faulting. Exercise 30 The San Andreas Fault. Exercise 31 Mass Wasting. Exercise 32 Drainage Basins. Exercise 33 Floodplains. Exercise 34 Stream Drainage Patterns. Exercise 35 Karst Topography. Exercise 36 Desert Landforms. Exercise 37 Sand Dunes. Exercise 38 Continental Glaciation. Exercise 39 Alpine Glaciation. Exercise 40 Coastal Landforms. Appendix I Weather Map Symbols. Appendix II Color Topographic Maps.show more

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