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Course SummaryThis online course is designed to accompany your Prentice Hall Earth Science textbook. Our short video lessons align with the chapters in your book and provide you with the additional resources you need to clarify concepts, ace tests and complete homework assignments.
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- Detailed video explanations for wrong answers
Who's it for?
Anyone enrolled in a class using the Prentice Hall Earth Science textbook should consider this companion course. You will learn the material faster, retain it longer and earn a better grade.
How it works:
- Identify the lessons in your Prentice Hall Earth Science textbook with which you need help.
- Find the corresponding chapter within our Prentice Hall Earth Science Textbook Companion Course.
- Watch fun videos that cover the earth science topics you need to learn or review.
- Complete the quizzes to test your understanding.
- If you need additional help, re-watch the videos until you've mastered the material or submit a question for one of our instructors.
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- Fun Content: These videos make learning Prentice Hall Earth Science fun with engaging animation and real world examples.
- Great Instructors: Study.com uses exceptional educators who can take concepts like plate tectonics and make them easy to understand.
- Multiple Ways to Learn: Watch videos or read the lesson transcript.
- Easy to Use: Access this textbook companion on any smartphone, tablet or laptop.
Students will learn topics including:
- Minerals and rocks
- Earth's resources
- Weathering, soil and mass movements
- Running water and groundwater
- Glaciers, deserts and wind
- Earthquakes and Earth's interior
- Plate tectonics
- Volcanoes and other igneous activity
- Mountain building
- Geologic time
- Earth's history
- Ocean water, floor and life
- Structure and temperature of the atmosphere
- Moisture, clouds and precipitation
- Air pressure and wind
- Weather patterns and severe storms
- Origin of modern astronomy
- The solar system and beyond
- The sun
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