Geology / edited by Barbara A. Woyt.
Contributor(s): Woyt, Barbara A | Gale (Firm)Series: Gale eBooksStudy of science: Publisher: New York : Britannica Educational Publishing in association with Rosen Educational Services, 2017Edition: First editionDescription: 1 online resource (138 pages) : illustrations (chiefly color), mapContent type: text | text Media type: computer | computer Carrier type: online resource | online resourceISBN: 9781508103523Subject(s): Geology | Earth sciences | Earth (Planet)Genre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Geology.DDC classification: 550 LOC classification: QE29 | .G46 2017Online resources: Available online to NMC users; click to view.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
The study of Earth's composition -- The study of Earth's structure -- The study of Earth's surface features and processes -- Earth's history -- Practical applications.
This volume focuses on Earth's composition, including mineralogy and crystallography; igneous, sedimentary, and metamorphic petrology; economic geology; and geochemistry. It investigates Earth's structure, which concerns geophysics, structural geology, tectonics, volcanology, and geodesy. Earth's surface features and processes are also explored. Historical geology, stratigraphy, paleontology, astrogeology, and geology's practical applications complete this resource.
Grades 7 to 12.
Description based on print version record.