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Physical Geology Textbook Final Exam

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Question 1 1. Glacial erosion and glacial deposition have the ability to completely reshape a landscape. Which of the following would NOT be a result of these processes?

Question 2 2. Which of the following major plates is located farthest south?

Question 3 3. What is the appropriate definition of geology?

Question 4 4. How does a child's metabolism make it more susceptible to toxicants?

Question 5 5. Consider kyanite which is an elongated and flattened crystal. What type of crystal habit is this?

Question 6 6. Which of the following terms is used to describe the mixture of unsorted sediment deposits carried by a glacier?

Question 7 7. Which of the following is NOT a characteristic of the Basin and Range province?

Question 8 8. Which of the following is TRUE of an incentive-based regulatory approach?

Question 9 9. Which of the following is NOT a characteristic of the Colorado Plateau?

Question 10 10. Which of the following terms represents the average consumption rate of individuals within the population?

Question 11 11. When a playa has formed in a valley of Range and Basin Province, what can you hypothesize happened to create it?

Question 12 12. How much of Earth's population relies on groundwater?

Question 13 13. Where do we find groundwater?

Question 14 14. Why does gold have a specific gravity greater than that of galena?

Question 15 15. Why is decreased vegetation a factor that can cause mass wasting?

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