Please review the following video on coastal geology and discuss this topic. The current day commercial building of many of the coastal areas around the world will change the natural coastal processes. What are the advantages and disadvantages of coastal development? Research and find the costs in both lives and economics pertaining to coastal development… Continue reading What are the advantages and disadvantages of coastal development?
Satirical Evaluation of Movie (200 words) Include the title of movie, director, and when it was released Briefly explain the concept of movie Write why you selected the movie for this assignment State your thesis and give an overview Geographic Context (300 words) Explain how the movie addressed the aspects of Geography (choose 2-3 to… Continue reading Summarize what you talked about in report (restate thesis)
RESEARCH PAPER REQUIREMENTS You get to choose the topic for your research paper, and your finished paper needs to be mostly about Geology. Your topic should be chosen from the topics that we will cover or possibly cover, and it must be approved by the Instructor. (See: Research Paper Idea) Your research paper has to… Continue reading Research paper requirements
For the Igneous Lab, (a) Use the Data and Properties provided in the IgneousRks worksheet (b) The Igneous Rks Lab Classification Charts provided, and (c) this picture of the rocks to name rocks https://nku.instructure.com/courses/54831/files/7249484?verifier=RSDX4WfUCcG2aum18u1XYd8d9Erqb0gZP0m9Fwwh&wrap=1 https://nku.instructure.com/courses/54831/files/7249544?verifier=trlH5uUbQI9Iqrz2CiMjQ3XdYqTz9fyoXMt9aqge&wrap=1 https://nku.instructure.com/courses/54831/files/7249562?verifier=JKTgwPqefNJc09oyhZTe7MGOJid9UfN3FdZaH1tg&wrap=1
Take a scientific paper that is about stratigraphy and condense it to a short NEWS story, and explain why it is important to society. You can look at National Geographic Articles for examples. The paper must be about sedimentalogy or stratigraphy..
Write a persuasive letter explaining why officials should change building codes to mimic those of Japan. Japanese philosophy on structural design is safer, less expensive, and better for the community. The letter should have a typical letter format: Heading Salutation Opening paragraph – Why are you writing? Body – State both sides with supporting data.… Continue reading Write a persuasive letter explaining why officials should change building codes to mimic those of japan.
Could climate change lead to more landslides? After reading the assigned chapters this week, read the Eos article on landslides and our changing climateLinks to an external site. (or download the PDF), then answer and discuss the following questions with your classmates: What relationships have scientists observed between warmer temperatures and: Wildfires and debris flows… Continue reading Given the political sensitivity of this region and the approximately 1.5 billion people who depend on these mountains for drinking water, what actions do you feel we should take here in the u.s. to help reduce landslides in high mountain asia?
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“Instructions This a Proficiency Quiz on Topographic Maps. It would normally be a 10 minute quiz in a classroom setting. I am giving everyone double time to accommodate those who may need more time for taking a timed quiz in this setting. The quiz is based on a topographic map of a hypothetical area. The… Continue reading I am giving everyone double time to accommodate those who may need more time for taking a timed quiz in this setting.
Earth is a planet dominated by oceans. Seventy-one percent of Earth’s area consists of oceans and marginal seas. In the Southern Hemisphere, often called the water hemisphere, about 81 percent of the surface is water. The world ocean can be divided into four main ocean basins: the Pacific Ocean (largest and deepest ocean), the Atlantic… Continue reading The average depth of the oceans is 3729 meters (12,234 feet).