Dynamic Earth

Impact Metamorphism -meteorite impats-one killed the dinosaurs-generate heat and impact Contact Metamorphism -hot magma chamber-high temperature-low pressure Fault Zone Metamorphism -rocks slide across each other-cold rocks-fault breccia (broken)-hot rocks- flow to make mylonite Hydrothermal Metamorphism along mid-ocean ridges Regional Metamorphism -continent-continent collision-cold near surface, hot deeper down-low temp/low pressure-high temp/high pressure Subduction Zone Metamorphism -low temp/high pressure-slab is cold, takes …

IB Enviromental Systems and Socities

Natural Capital Goods or services that are not manufactured but have value to humans Renewable resources Living resources that can replace or restock themselves- they can grow. Non-renewable resources Resources that exist in finite amounts on Earth and are not renewed or replaced after they have been used or delpleted (minerals and fossil fuels) Replenishable reources Arguably middle grounds between …

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According to Timeforkids.com, “there are about 7 billion people on earth. In order to support all of these people, we need to take care of our environment.”Currently, there are many teen activists who are doing just that. One such teen is Clay McMullen. Another group of teen activists working to save the environment is the “Inconvenient Youth”. They are both …

Recycle

Local recycling centers accept various resins of plastics depending on local markets. If no market exists, a particular resin is not accepted for recycling and is therefore not useful to be separated. The consumer role in recycling of plastics is to separate the various resins that are errantly accepted by the local recycling program. Check with the local recycle regarding …

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According to Timeforkids.com, there are about 7 billion people on earth. In order to support all of these people, we need to take care of our environment.Currently, there are many teen activists who are doing just that. One such teen is Clay McMullen. Another group of teen activists working to save the environment is the “Inconvenient Youth”. They are both …

Computer Apps Chapter Review Questions

To open the computer window, you select Computer on the start menu Start menu. T 2. When you turn on your computer, you have to click the office start button to start the computer. F 3. Click the restore down button to minimize a window, but you still keep it in memory. T 4. When you select hibernate, Windows automatically …

Chapter 4

organism any form of life A population same speciesSame areaSame time Community made up of populations (living things) ecosystems Community with non-living things biosphere all ecosystems together atmoshere thin layer of air around the planet troposphere lower part of atmosphere stratosphere Upper portion of atmosphere(contains ozone) hydroshpere contains earth’s water lithoshpere earth’s crust/upper mantle bioshpere where things can live lithoshpere …