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Solutions for Chapter 10.11: Cell-Cell Interactions
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An unconformity in which the strata below dip at an angle different from that of the beds above.
A theory that relates the formation of precipitation to supercooled clouds, freezing nuclei, and the different saturation levels of ice and liquid water.
A feature found in caves that is formed when a stalactite and stalagmite join.
Layers of rock that were deposited without interruption.
A cloud of interstellar dust that obscures the light of more distant stars and appears as an opaque curtain.
Fossil organisms that succeed one another in a definite and determinable order, and any time period can be recognized by its fossil content.
Geologic time scale
The division of Earth history into blocks of time—eons, eras, periods, and epochs. The time scale was created using relative dating principles.
Hot spot track
Chain of volcanic structures produced as a lithospheric plate moves over a mantle plume.
A general term referring to water vapor in the air but not to liquid droplets of fog, cloud, or rain.
A star of extremely high density composed entirely of neutrons.
The source of the Sun’s energy.
A span on the geologic time scale between the eons of the Precambrian and Mesozoic era from about 540 million to 248 million years ago.
A theory that is held with a very high degree of confidence and is comprehensive in scope.
Soil developed directly from the weathering of the bedrock below.
Any size group of interacting parts that form a complex whole.
Any of the Earth-like planets, including Mercury, Venus, Mars, and Earth.
A well-tested and widely accepted view that explains certain observable facts.
See Contact metamorphism.
A mountain formed of lava and/or pyroclastics.
Zone of accumulation
The part of a glacier characterized by snow accumulation and ice formation. Its outer limit is the snowline.