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# Solutions for Chapter 2.3: Definitions and Their Purposes

## Full solutions for A Concise Introduction to Logic | 12th Edition

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Solutions for Chapter 2.3: Definitions and Their Purposes

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Key Science Terms and definitions covered in this textbook
• Albedo

The reflectivity of a substance, usually expressed as a percentage of the incident radiation reflected.

• Annual temperature range

The difference between the highest and lowest monthly temperature means.

• Chromatic aberration

The property of a lens whereby light of different colors is focused at different places.

• Condensation nuclei

Tiny bits of particulate matter that serve as surfaces on which water vapor condenses.

• Continental rift

A linear zone along which continental lithosphere stretches and pulls apart. Its creation may mark the beginning of a new ocean basin.

• Correlation

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

• Elastic rebound

The sudden release of stored strain in rocks that results in movement along a fault.

• Euphotic zone

The portion of the photic zone near the surface where light is bright enough for photosynthesis to occur.

• Freezing

The change of state from a liquid to a solid.

• High

A center of high pressure characterized by anticyclonic winds.

• Intensity (earthquake)

A measure of the degree of earthquake shaking at a given locale based on the amount of damage.

• Occluded front

A front formed when a cold front overtakes a warm front. It marks the beginning of the end of a middle-latitude cyclone.

• Pahoehoe flow

A lava flow with a smooth-toropey surface.

• Period

A basic unit of the geologic calendar that is a subdivision of an era. Periods may be divided into smaller units called epochs.

The radioactive isotope of carbon, which is produced continuously in the atmosphere and is used in dating events from the very recent geologic past (the last few tens of thousands of years).

• Secondary enrichment

The concentration of minor amounts of metals that are scattered through unweathered rock into economically valuable concentrations by weathering processes.

The zone between 104 and 143 degrees distance from an earthquake epicenter in which direct waves do not arrive because of refraction by Earthâ€™s core.

• Stratopause

The boundary between the stratosphere and the mesosphere.

A small, very intense cyclonic storm with exceedingly high winds, most often produced along cold fronts in conjunction with severe thunderstorms.

• Zodiac

A band along the ecliptic containing the 12 constellations of the zodiac.

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