- 2.2.1: A lithium atom has 3 protons and 4 neutrons. What is its mass number?
- 2.2.2: A nitrogen atom has 7 protons, and the most common isotope of nitro...
- 2.2.3: How many electrons does fluorine have? How many electron shells? Na...
- 2.2.4: wh at IF? In Figure 2.7, if two or more elements are in the same ro...
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The totality of life on Earth; the parts of the solid Earth, hydrosphere, and atmosphere in which living organisms can be found.
The slow downhill movement of soil and regolith.
A deep crack in the brittle surface of a glacier.
Spherically shaped, negatively charged zones that surround the nucleus of an atom.
Environmental lapse rate
The rate of temperature decrease with increasing height in the troposphere.
The process of converting a liquid to a gas.
The tidal current associated with the increase in the height of the tide.
Meandering channel that flows in a steep, narrow valley. They form either when an area is uplifted or when base level drops.
A number given to a celestial object to express its relative brightness.
See Lithospheric plate.
A crescent-shaped accumulation of sand and gravel deposited on the inside of a meander.
The spontaneous emission of certain unstable atomic nuclei.
The procedure of calculating the absolute ages of rocks and minerals that contain radioactive isotopes.
One of the two types of dry climate. A marginal and more humid variant of the desert that separates it from bordering humid climates.
A layer of water in which there is a rapid change in temperature in the vertical dimension.
The surface opening of a conduit or pipe.
A common term for a desert stream course that is typically dry except for brief periods immediately following a rain.
The vertical distance between the trough and crest of a wave.
Wave of translation
The turbulent advance of water created by breaking waves.
A pyroclastic rock composed of particles that have been fused together by the combination of heat still contained in the deposit after it has come to rest and by the weight of overlying material.