Department of Earth Science |Northeastern Illinois University

INTRODUCTION TO EARTH SCIENCE
ESCI 121

Section 06
Fall 2009

Daily Objectives #1  (September 1, 2009)                                                                                                         Dr. Sanders

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


w Describe the requirements for this course.

w List the names of three of your classmates.

w Explain the three major tools earth scientists use to explore the world: maps, samples, and landforms.

w Examine maps that show landforms to see different strategies for illustrating topography (raised-relief, topographic, color-coded).

w Examine rock samples and classify them using a scheme of your own devising.

w Find the Homework Assignments web page and complete the first three assignments by the assigned due date.  
 
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