Department of Earth Science |Northeastern Illinois University

ESCI 337
Fall, 2005

Daily Objectives #4 (September 12, 2005)                                        Dr. Sanders

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

v Write a definition of the concept of drainage basin.

v Using a topographic map, select any point on a stream and outline the drainage basin for that point.

v    Use the dot-grid method to find a map area.

v Write in your own words a description of the meaning of Effective Uniform Depth (EUD).

v Use the arithmetic mean method and the Thiessen method to calculate EUD of precipitation for an area.

v Explain what is required in Homework Assignment #2, due one week from today.

v Explain what you will need to be able to do on Quiz #1, which will be held on Wednesday of this week.

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