CHICAGO ROCKS! Geology in the City
ESCI 109, Section 01
Daily Objectives #10 (October 1, 2009) Dr. Sanders
w Today's class will meet at Bohemian National Cemetery! Do not come to the classroom first; meet us at the cemetery at regular class time!
Directions to the cemetery from the Science Building at NEIU:
A study session is in the process of being
scheduled for Monday to help prepare you for next Tuesday's exam. Stay
tuned for more information.
By the end of today's class, you should be able to do the following:
w Review: Identify signs of weathering processes on rocks.
w Review: Describe characteristics of rocks that suggest the rocks' origins.
w After collecting data from cemetery markers, draw conclusions about the resistance of various types of rocks to weathering.