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 348 Earth Science Topics and Assignments

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The chart below contains the First Semester, Chs. 1 -11 and the Second Semester, starting with Astronomy ( Chs. 19 - 21 ), assignments that are related to the textbook. The collection of the textbook homework will be on the day of that chapter test.  I will schedule the test by cycle and day according to the CHC academic calendar.  All of your work must be typed in 12 font, properly identified, titled, dated and turned in on time to receive full credit.

Read the Chapter

Answer the Review Q's

Answer the Examining the Earth System Q’s

Study Key Terms

Chapter Quiz

Exercise

Video Title

Introduction p. 14  

# 1 - 8

# 1 - 2

Yes

YES

ONE: The Study of Minerals # 1 The Living Machine

# 5 The Birth of a Theory

1 Minerals: Building Blocks of Rocks p. 33 

# 1 - 12

# 1 - 2

Yes

YES

ONE: Continue The Study of Minerals # 12 Minerals: The Materials of Earth
2 Rocks: Materials of the Lithosphere p. 57 

# 1 - 17

# 1 +-2

Yes

YES

TWO: Common Rocks # 14 Intrusive Igneous Rocks

# 17 Sedimentary Rocks

# 18 Metamorphic Rocks

3 Weathering, Soil, and Mass Wasting p. 85 - 86

 # 1 - 27

# 1 - 4

Yes

YES

THREE: Introduction to Aerial Photographs and Topographic Maps # 15 Weathering and Soils

# 16 Mass Wasting

4 Running Water and Groundwater p. 120 - 121

# 1 - 23

# 1 - 4 Yes

YES

Continue THREE # 19 Running Water I

# 20 Running Water II

# 21 Ground Water

5 Glaciers, Deserts, and Wind p. 152 - 153

# 1 - 22

# 1 - 3 Yes

YES

FOUR: Shaping Earth’s Surface – Running Water and Groundwater # 22 Wind, Dust and Deserts

# 23 Glaciers

6 Earthquakes and Earth’s Interior p.178 - 179

# 1 - 22

# 1 - 2 Yes

YES

EIGHT: Earthquakes and Earth’s Interior # 1 Earth’s Interior

# 3 Earth’s Interior

# 9 Earthquakes

"The Day the Earth Shook "

7 Plate Tectonics p. 212 - 213

# 1 - 21

# 1 - 2 Yes

YES

Continue EIGHT # 5 The Birth of a Theory

# 6 Plate Dynamics

" The History of the Earth: Over Eons "

8 Igneous Activity p. 242 - 243

# 1 - 26

# 1 - 2 Yes

YES

SEVEN: Geologic Maps and Structures # 13 Volcanism

" In the path of a Killer Volcano "

9 Mountain Building p. 268 - 269

# 1 - 19

# 1 - 2 Yes

YES

Continue SEVEN # 7 Mountain Building

# 8 Earth’s Structures

10 Geologic Time p. 291 - 292

# 1 - 18

# 1 - 2 Yes

YES

SIX: Determining Geologic Ages # 10 Geologic Time
11 Earth History: A Brief Summary p. 319 - 320

# 1 - 8

# 1 - 2

Yes

YES

Continue SIX # 11 Evolution Through Time

Read the Chapter

Answer the Review Q's

Answer the Examining the Earth System Q’s

Study Key Terms

Chapter Quiz

Exercise

Video Title

12 The Ocean Environment p. 344 - 345

# 1 - 20

# 1 - 2

YES

 

YES

NINE: Introduction to Oceanography

TEN: The Dynamic Ocean Floor

#4  Sea Floor

" The Blue Planet "

13 The Restless Ocean p. 373 - 374

# 1 - 25

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YES

 

YES

ELEVEN: Waves, Currents, and Tides # 24 Waves, Beaches, and Coasts
14 Composition, Structure, and Temperature p. 402 - 403

# 1 - 22

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YES

 

YES

TWELVE: Earth – Sun Relations " Solar Sea "
15 Moisture, Clouds, and Precipitation p. 437 - 439

# 1 - 27

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YES

 

YES

THIRTEEN: Atmospheric Heating " Hurricane "
16 Air Pressure and Wind p. 460 - 461

# 1 - 19

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YES

 

YES

FOURTEEN: Atmospheric Moisture, Pressure, and Wind " Flood "
17 Weather Patterns and Severe Storms p. 488 - 489

# 1 - 22

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YES

 

YES

FIFTEEN: Air Masses, the Middle-Latitude Cyclone, and Weather " Lightning "

" Tornado "

18 Climate p. 515 - 516

# 1 - 22

# 1 - 4

YES

 

YES

SIXTEEN: Global Climates and the Human Impact " Fate of the Earth "
19 Earth’s Place in the Universe p. 543 - 545

# 1 - 24

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YES

 

YES

SEVENTEEN: Astronomical Observations " The Climate Puzzle "
20 Touring Our Solar System p. 576 - 577

# 1 - 22

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YES

 

YES

EIGHTEEN: Patterns in the Solar System "Gifts from The Earth"

" Venus "

21 Light, Astronomical Observations, and the Sun p. 598 - 599

# 1 - 25

# 1

YES

 

YES

NINETEEN: Planet Positions " Doomsday Asteroid"

" Eclipse of the Century "

22 Beyond Our Solar System p. 624 - 625

# 1 - 25

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YES

 

YES

TWENTY: The Moon and Sun " Tales from Other Worlds "

" Death of a Star "

" Rescue Mission in Space "

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