Sale!

Test Bank For Earth: An Introduction to Physical Geology, Updated 4th Canadian Edition By J. Tarbuck

$100.00 $50.00

Test Bank For Earth: An Introduction to Physical Geology, Updated 4th Canadian Edition By Edward J. Tarbuck,Frederick K. Lutgens, Cameron J. Tsujita, Stephen R. Hicock, ISBN-10: 0321936485, ISBN-13: 9780321936486

Request Sample

Description

Test Bank For Earth: An Introduction to Physical Geology, Updated 4th Canadian Edition By J. Tarbuck

Test Bank For Earth: An Introduction to Physical Geology, Updated 4th Canadian Edition By Edward J. Tarbuck,Frederick K. Lutgens, Cameron J. Tsujita, Stephen R. Hicock, ISBN-10: 0321936485, ISBN-13: 9780321936486

About This Product

DESCRIPTION

The primary function of this updated fourth Canadian edition is to serve as a meaningful, non-technical, up-to-date primer for college and university students taking their first course in geology. A main goal of Earth is to complement and reinforce the basic geologic principles and concepts learned in class.

This trusted text, the market’s best-seller, makes an often complex subject accessible to beginning students with a strong focus on readability and illustrations. It offers a meaningful, non-technical survey that is informative and up-to-date for learning basic geological principles and concepts. The updated fourth Canadian edition of Earth is  a robust revision with each part of the book being examined carefully with the goals of keeping topics current, addressing Canadian perspectives and issues, and improving the clarity of text discussions and visuals.

Personalize Learning with Pearson Mastering Geology

Mastering Geology is an online homework, tutorial, and assessment program designed to work with this text to engage students and improve results. Within its structured environment, students practice what they learn, test their understanding, and pursue a personalized study plan that helps them better absorb course material and understand difficult concepts.

Table of Contents

1 An Introduction to Geology and Tectonic Plates
2 Minerals: The Building Blocks of Rocks
3 Igneous Rocks
4 Volcanoes and Volcanic Processes
5 Weathering and Soil
6 Sedimentary Rocks
7 Metamorphism and Metamorphic Rocks
8 Geologic Time
9 Crustal Deformation
10 Earthquakes and Earth’s Interior
11 The Ocean Floor
12 Plate Tectonics: The Framework of Modern Geology
13 Mountain Building and Continental Frameworks
14 Mass Wasting: The Work of Gravity
15 Running Water
16 Ground Water
17 Glaciers and Glaciation
18 Deserts and Winds
19 Shorelines
20 Mineral and Energy Resources