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INTRODUCTION TO EARTH SCIENCE
Daily Objectives #4 (September 7, 2006)
By the end of today’s class, you should be able to do the
* Review: List the two types of lithosphere (oceanic lithosphere
lithosphere) and describe how they differ in terms of their
thickness and density.
* Explain the patterns in the data we collected in class on
geologic features at the fourteen locations we studied in our last
Download the legal-sized handout (MSWord format) we used in our last
* Describe, sketch a diagram of, and explain the geologic
features you would expect to find at each type of plate boundary.
(For convergent boundaries, consider all three possible combinations of
plate types!) Give a real-world example for each situation.
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