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INTRODUCTION TO EARTH SCIENCE
ESCI 121
Fall 2010
Section 05

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

w Draw a diagram illustrating the processes and materials involved in the Rock Cycle.  Include igneous, sedimentary, and metamorphic rocks, as well as sediments and magma.

w Tell in what geotectonic setting each of the three major rock types forms.

w Explain what is expected of you in the "Rock Your State Geologic Point of Interest" assignment.

 
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