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Glencoe Health, Student Edition 1st Edition - Solutions by Chapter

Glencoe Health, Student Edition | 1st Edition | ISBN: 9780078726545 | Authors: McGraw-Hill

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ISBN: 9780078726545

Glencoe Health, Student Edition | 1st Edition | ISBN: 9780078726545 | Authors: McGraw-Hill

Glencoe Health, Student Edition | 1st Edition - Solutions by Chapter

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Key Science Terms and definitions covered in this textbook
  • Arête

    A narrow knifelike ridge separating two adjacent glaciated valleys.

  • Braided stream

    A stream consisting of numerous intertwining channels.

  • Bright-line spectrum

    The bright lines produced by an incandescent gas under low pressure.

  • Caldera

    A large depression typically caused by collapse or ejection of the summit area of a volcano.

  • Calorie

    The amount of heat required to raise the temperature of one gram of water 1° C.

  • Correlation

    Establishing the equivalence of rocks of similar age in different areas.

  • Crystal shape

    See Habit.

  • Delta

    An accumulation of sediment formed where a stream enters a lake or ocean.

  • Dry-summer subtropical climate

    A climate located on the west sides of continents between latitudes 30° and 45°. It is the only humid climate with a strong winter precipitation maximum.

  • Epoch

    A unit of the geologic calendar that is a subdivision of a period.

  • Estuary

    A partially enclosed coastal water body that is connected to the ocean. Salinity here is measurably reduced by the freshwater flow of rivers

  • Evaporation

    The process of converting a liquid to a gas.

  • Fault-block mountain

    A mountain formed by the displacement of rock along a fault.

  • Hail

    Nearly spherical ice pellets having concentric layers and formed by the successive freezing of layers of water.

  • Hydrothermal solution

    The hot, watery solution that escapes from a mass of magma during the later stages of crystallization. Such solutions may alter the surrounding country rock and are frequently the source of significant ore deposits.

  • Lunar regolith

    A thin, gray layer on the surface of the Moon, consisting of loosely compacted, fragmented material believed to have been formed by repeated meteoritic impacts.

  • Mesozoic era

    A span on the geologic time scale between the Paleozoic and Cenozoic eras from about 248 million to 65 million years ago.

  • Natural leeves

    The elevated landforms that parallel some streams and act to confine their waters, except during floodstage.

  • Oort cloud

    A spherical shell composed of comets that orbit the Sun at distances generally greater than 10,000 times the Earth–Sun distance.

  • Rock

    A consolidated mixture of minerals.

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