Geography

Analyze Geographic Information System

Analyze Geographic Information System Directions: For the assignment answer the following question in a 250-300 word essay. You will have to you the textbook and only the textbook as your source of information. If you quote information from the textbook you must include a parenthetical citation and include a citation for the textbook at the … Read more

Investigating Volcanic Eruptions and their Effects on Humans and the Society

Investigating Volcanic Eruptions and their Effects on Humans and the Society Purpose: To investigate real-world geologic processes and the effects they have on humans and society. The secondary purpose is to familiarize you with scientific writing and the use of in-text citations/References in APA-style. Assignment Outline: For this assignment, you will search for Geology-related stories in … Read more

In your own words, what is a “Tectonic Plate”?

In your own words, what is a “Tectonic Plate”? (1 pts) 2.In your own words, what is a “Plate Boundary”? (1 pts) 3.What two factors determine the type of Plate Boundary that will form when two tectonic plates meet? (2 pts) 4.Why do Divergent boundaries and transform boundaries tend to co-exist or form in the … Read more

Discussion on Uranium occurrences.

Discussion on Uranium occurrences. a) List the different deposits of uranium in Nova Scotia and their locations, Use locations on the map or give information such as south of Truro or something similar. b) What rock types should each of these deposit types occur in? Answer preview: word limit:320

Research on a weather phenomenon-Mirages

Research on a weather phenomenon-Mirages Choose an interesting weather phenomenon and write a report with a detailed case study about it. With at least 7 references. Word limit is 800. Answer preview: word limit:837

Internet Problem 9 Ocean Sediment

Internet Problem 9 Ocean Sediment The map is from NOAA's National Geophysical Data Center is constructed using ocean core data and seismic reflection profiles showing the thickness of the sediment “sitting” on top of the oceanic crust (or continental crust along continental margins). You should remember that the map in IP1 was a map showing … Read more

Summarize the life of three Islamic astronomers and cosmologists

Summarize the life of three Islamic astronomers and cosmologists Can you identify three of these noted Islamic astronomers and cosmologists and write a very brief summary of their life, work, and accomplishment? No more than 100 words each. 1- al-Farghānī (Abū al-ʿAbbās Aḥmad ibn Muḥammad ibn Kathīr al-Farghānī) 2- ibn Yunus (Abu al-Hasan ‘Ali ibn ‘Abd al-Rahman … Read more

Write an essay about human induced disaster.

Write an essay about human induced disaster. We have already discussed weather related natural disasters and bioterrorism, and now we will focus on other types of disasters. For this week’s discussion, you are asked to research a technological or human induced disaster. (This not the same as in Weeks 3 and 4 where you might … Read more