Laboratory Manual in Physical Geology (10th Revised edition)

Laboratory Manual in Physical Geology (10th Revised edition)

By: Richard M. Busch (author), American Geological Institute (author), Dennis Tasa (author), National Association of Geoscience Teachers (author)Paperback

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For Introductory Geology courses This user-friendly, best-selling lab manual examines the basic processes of geology and their applications to everyday life. Featuring contributions from over 170 highly regarded geologists and geoscience educators, along with an exceptional illustration program by Dennis Tasa, Laboratory Manual in Physical Geology, Tenth Edition offers an inquiry and activities-based approach that builds skills and gives students a more complete learning experience in the lab. The text is available with MasteringGeology(TM); the Mastering platform is the most effective and widely used online tutorial, homework, and assessment system for the sciences. Note: You are purchasing a standalone product; Mastering does not come packaged with this content. If you would like to purchase both the physical text and Mastering search for ISBN-10: 0321944526/ISBN-13: 9780321944528. That package includes ISBN-10: 0321944518/ISBN-13: 9780321944511 and ISBN-10: 0321952200/ ISBN-13: 9780321952202 With Learning Catalytics you can:

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Contents

Laboratory 1: Thinking Like a Geologist Laboratory 2: Plate Tectonics and the Origin or Magma Laboratory 3: Mineral Properties, Uses, and Identification Laboratory 4: Exploring Rocks and a Rock Cycle Model Laboratory 5: Igneous Rocks and Volcanic Hazards Laboratory 6: Sedimentary Rocks, Processes, and Environments Laboratory 7: Metamorphic Rocks, Processes, and Resources Laboratory 8: Dating of Rocks, Fossils, and Geologic Events Laboratory 9: Topographic Maps and Aerial Photographs Laboratory 10: Geologic Structures, Maps, and Block Diagrams Laboratory 11: Stream Processes, Landscapes, Mass Wastage, and Flood Hazards Laboratory 12: Groundwater Processes, Resources, and Risks Laboratory 13: Glacial Processes, Landforms, and Indicators of Climate Change Laboratory 14: Dryland Landforms, Hazards, and Risks Laboratory 15: Coastal Processes, Landforms, Hazards, and Risks Laboratory 16: Earthquake Hazards and Human Risks

Product Details

  • publication date: 01/01/2014
  • ISBN13: 9780321944511
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 424
  • ID: 9780321944511
  • weight: 970
  • ISBN10: 0321944518
  • edition: 10th Revised edition

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