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Solutions for Chapter 6.1: Biologists use microscopes and the tools of biochemistry to study cells
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A recording barometer.
See Absorption spectrum.
An accumulation of sediment formed where a stream enters a lake or ocean.
A zone of scattered clouds and calm averaging about 20 kilometers in diameter at the center of a hurricane.
Groups of gravitationally bound galaxies that sometimes contain thousands of galaxies.
A layer of water in which there is a high rate of change in salinity in the vertical dimension.
A fracture in rock along which there has been no movement.
A local wind blowing from land toward the water during the night in coastal areas.
A coherent unit of Earth’s rigid outer layer that includes the crust and upper unit.
The total amount of energy released during an earthquake.
A ridge of till formed when lateral moraines from two coalescing alpine glaciers join.
Deposit formed when heavy minerals are mechanically concentrated by currents, most commonly streams and waves. Placers are sources of gold, tin, platinum, diamonds, and other valuable minerals.
Passively drifting or weakly swimming organisms that cannot move independently of ocean currents. Includes microscopic algae, protozoa, jellyfish, and larval forms of many animals.
Anticyclones that are assumed to occupy the inner polar regions and are believed to be thermally induced, at least in part.
An igneous rock texture resulting from the consolidation of individual rock fragments that are ejected during a violent eruption.
The ratio of a substance’s weight to the weight of an equal volume of water.
A large landmass that contains all, or nearly all, of the existing continents.
See Contact metamorphism.
The lowermost layer of the atmosphere. It is generally characterized by a decrease in temperature with height.
Wave of oscillation
A water wave in which the wave form advances as the water particles move in circular orbits.