CHICAGO ROCKS!  Geology in the City
ESCI 109, Section 03
Fall 2008

Daily Objectives #5 (September 9, 2008)                                                                                            Dr. Sanders

By the end of today's class, you should be able to do the following:

w List the three major types of rocks and explain how each type forms.

w For each of the three major rock types, list three characteristics that will help you identify them when you see them again.

w Demonstrate that you know how to use a geologic hand lens.

w Using your geologic knowledge and observation skills, examine and make observations about the rocks, minerals, landforms, and other geologic features of interest on the NEIU campus. 
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2008 Laura L. Sanders.  Last updated September 9, 2008.