San Diego Mesa College

Physical Geology 101 Laboratory

Summer 2020

Purely Online -Canvas

 

INSTRUCTOR

R. Ray Rector

Prof's E-mail

PROF's CURRICULUM VITAE

 

COURSE INFORMATION

Canvas Course Link

Prof's Course Start Message

Prof's Video Greeting

Course Syllabus

Lab Schedule

Earth Revealed Video Series

Course Resource Links

 

LAB MANUAL CHAPTERS - PDF's

Table of Contents

Ch1 - Geologic Dating

Ch2 - Earth's Interior

Ch3 - Topographic Maps

Ch4 - Plate Tectonics

Ch5 - Surface Waters

Ch6 - Climate Change

Ch7 - Minerals

Ch8 - Igneous Rocks

Ch9 - Volcanoes

Ch10 - Sedimentary Rocks

Ch11 - Metamorphic Rocks

Ch12 - Deformational Structures

Ch13 - Earthquakes

Ch14 - Physiographic_Provinces

 

LAB PRESENTATIONS

Intro Geo Lab - Sci Method and Units

Topographic Maps

Isostacy and Plate Tectonics

Minerals

Igneous Rocks and Volcanoes

Video on Volcanoes

Sedimentary Rocks

Metamorphic Rocks

Geologic Dating

Shoreline Geology

Earthquakes

Structural Geology

Geologic Maps

 

LAB LECTURE OUTLINES

Intro to Geology (Lab 1)

Plate Tectonics (Lab 3)

Minerals (Lab 4)

Igneous Rocks and Magma (Lab 5)

Sedimentary Rocks(Lab 6)

Metamorphic Rocks (Lab 6)

Geologic Dating (Lab 8)

Earthquakes (Lab 9)

 

LABORATORY PRACTICAL EXAMS

Lab Midterm Pratical Exam Information

Geologic Timescale Practice Chart

Lab Final Pratical Exam Information

Geologic Structure Blocks Practice

Geologic Structure Blocks Practice

Geology Map Practice Quiz

Geology Map Practice Quiz Key

 

Ray's Lake Morena Pluton Figures

Ray's Lake Morena Pluton Masters Thesis

Salton Sea Field Trip Slide Show

 

EXTRA CREDIT WORK

Global Warming Assignment

 

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