INTRO TO EARTH SCIENCE

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INTRODUCTION TO EARTH SCIENCE
ESCI 121
Fall 2010
Section 0
6

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

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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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