CHICAGO ROCKS!  Geology in the City 
                                                                                 ESCI 109
                                                                              Spring 2010

Daily Objectives #17 (March 9, 2010)                                                  J. Hemzacek and L. Sanders

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

w After examining a topographic quadrangle, identify the areas of highest elevation.  

w Transfer the topographic information from the quad maps to a worksheet, and identify any patterns you observe.

w Describe the composition of sediment found in major landforms in the Chicago area, and explain the processes that led to their deposition.

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