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which two elements are most abundant on earth

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what is the difference between rocks and minerals

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describe minerals

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know the 8 rock forming minerals

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compare and contrast intrusive and extrusive igneous rocks

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what are the different types of magma

what factors influence magma viscosity

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what are intrusive features formed within the earths crust

How are intrusive features exposed at the earths surface

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list and describe rock types

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describe the rock cycle

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what information does sediments and sedimentary rocks give us

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what are the three types of volcanoes and related magma, features and eruption characteristics

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what is the difference between subduction and hot spot magma

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what are the four spheres that comprise earths natural environment

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what are the sources of energy that power the earths systems

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how is the factor of slope safety related to slope stability

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describe the four types of mass wasting

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what are the different types of sediments carried in a stream

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what is a drainage basin

what are the three we discussed

which is the largest drainage basin in the usa

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what controls stream erosion and deposition

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what are brittle elastic and ductile deformations?

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What are fractures

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what are joints

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what are faults

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