INTRODUCTION TO EARTH SCIENCE
By the end of today’s class, you should be able to do the following:
* Read world maps that illustrate various geologic features:
hot spots, volcanoes, crustal thickness, depth of earthquake focus, and
location of volcanoes.
* Compile information from the maps to discern patterns.
* Explain the patterns by using plate tectonic concepts.
version of the exercise can be found here.
© 2006 Laura L. Sanders. Last updated January 23, 2006.