Type:

Other

Description:

This class exercise is an opportunity for students to apply textbook information about weathering and mass wasting to local and nationally-recognized surface features, such as Stone Mountain (GA), Half Dome (CA), and others. It also serves as an introduction to the use of Google Earth as an analytical tool for calculating distances, slopes, and evaluating landforms. Designed for a geomorphology course

Subjects:

  • Education > General

Education Levels:

  • Grade 1
  • Grade 2
  • Grade 3
  • Grade 4
  • Grade 5
  • Grade 6
  • Grade 7
  • Grade 8
  • Grade 9
  • Grade 10
  • Grade 11
  • Grade 12

Keywords:

Hillslopes,Weathering/Soils,Undergraduate (Upper Division),Mass Movement,Geoscience,NSDL,Higher Education,Mass Wasting,Education,Vocational/Professional Development Education,Landforms/Processes,oai:nsdl.org:2200/20100502195923689T,Teaching with Visuals,NSDL_SetSpec_380601

Language:

English

Access Privileges:

Public - Available to anyone

License Deed:

Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial Share Alike

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