Objectives #16 (October
By the end of today's class, you should be able to do the following:
w Present the geologic point of interest you chose for the state you studied.
w (Review) List the geotectonic settings in which volcanoes occur (subduction zones, divergent zones, hotspots).
w Explain what a hotspot is, and tell how it fits into a geotectonic framework. Give an example.
LATITUDE AND LONGITUDE
w Describe the longitude and latitude coordinate system for locating points on Earth's surface.
w Be informed enough about use the USGS earthquake information site to complete the homework assignment on Earthquake Maps, due next week.