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Earth Science Demystified


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Juni 2004

Beschreibung

Beschreibung

Earth Science has never been easier to understand Coverage includes: rocks and minerals, strata, fossils, volcano's, earthquakes, glaciers, wind and erosion, oceans, type of rock, atmosphere, carbon and calcium, the hydrologic cycle, and more.

Inhaltsverzeichnis

PART ONE: EARTH
Chapter 1: Planet Earth
Chapter 2: Geological Time
Chapter 3: On the Inside
Chapter 4: Plate Tectonics
Chapter 5: Strata and Land Eras Part One TestPART TWO: MINERALS AND ROCKS
Chapter 6: Igneous Rock
Chapter 7: Sedimentary Rock
Chapter 8: Metamorphic Rock
Chapter 9: Minerals and Gems
Chapter 10: FossilsPart Two TestPART THREE: SURFACE NEWS
Chapter 11: Volcanoes
Chapter 12: Earthquakes
Chapter 13: Oceans
Chapter 14: Atmosphere
Chapter 15: Weathering and TopographyPart Three TestFinal ExamChapter Quiz AnswersPart Test AnswersFinal Exam AnswersAppendix I: Conversion FactorsAppendix II: CrystalsReferencesInternet ReferencesIndexAbout the Author

Portrait

Linda D. Williams is a nonfiction writer with specialities in science, medicine, and space. She works in the Weiss School of Natural Sciences at Rice University, Houston, Texas. A resident of Houston, Texas, Ms. Williams' work has ranged from biochemistry and microbiology to genetics and human enzyme research. She has worked as a technical writer and chief scientist at NASA and McDonnell Douglas, and served as a science speaker for the Medical Sciences Division of NASA-Johnson Space Centre. She is the author of two other popular volumes in this series, Earth Science Demystified and Chemistry Demystified.
EAN: 9780071434997
ISBN: 0071434992
Untertitel: Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: MCGRAW HILL BOOK CO
Erscheinungsdatum: Juni 2004
Seitenanzahl: 390 Seiten
Format: kartoniert
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