CHICAGO ROCKS!  Geology in the City 
                                                                                 ESCI 109
                                                                              Spring 2010

Daily Objectives #6 (January 28, 2010)                                                  J. Hemzacek and L. Sanders

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

w Review and revisit:  Keep a scientific record that describes a geologic landform.

Describe and demonstrate a method for creating a two-dimensional map that illustrates a three-dimensional geologic landform.

w Define the terms contour and contour interval as they relate to maps.

w Explain what a topographic map illustrates.

w Explain the difference between profile view and map view.

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