Study Guide for Pipkin and Trent's Geology and the Environment / Edition 3

Study Guide for Pipkin and Trent's Geology and the Environment / Edition 3

by Bernard W. Pipkin, Dee D. Trent
     
 

ISBN-10: 0534375154

ISBN-13: 9780534375157

Pub. Date: 10/03/2000

Publisher: Cengage Learning

Written to help students using GEOLOGY AND THE ENVIRONMENT succeed in the course. Designed to direct the readers, as they begin each chapter of text, to review each part of the chapter, and to give them an opportunity to take practice tests prior to important examinations. Review questions include fill-in-the-blank, matching, key terms, multiple-choice, and

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Written to help students using GEOLOGY AND THE ENVIRONMENT succeed in the course. Designed to direct the readers, as they begin each chapter of text, to review each part of the chapter, and to give them an opportunity to take practice tests prior to important examinations. Review questions include fill-in-the-blank, matching, key terms, multiple-choice, and true/false, corresponds to Pipkin/Trent's GEOLOGY AND THE ENVIRONMENT.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780534375157
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
10/03/2000
Series:
Earth Science Series
Edition description:
Study Guide

Table of Contents

Preface. 1. Humans, Geology, and the Environment. Existence. 2. Getting Around in Geology. 3. Plate Tectonics. 4. Earthquakes and Human Activities. 5. Volcanoes. 6. Soils, Weathering, and Erosion. 7. Mass Wastingand Subsidence. 8. Fresh-Water Resources. 9. Surface Hydrologic Hazards. 10. The Coastal Ocean Environment. 11. Glaciers, Glaciation and Long-Term Climate Change. 12. Arid Lands and Desertification. 13. Mineral Resources and Society. 14. Energy Resources. 15. Waste Management and Geology. Appendix I: The Periodic Table. Appendix II: Mineral Table. Appendix III: Planes In Space—Dip and Strike. Appendix IV: Pores, Flow, and Floating Rocks. Appendix V: Internet Sources of Information. Glossay. Index. Credits.

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