- 50.5.1: Contrast the role of Ca2+ in the contraction of a skeletal muscle f...
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Solutions for Chapter 50.5: The physical interaction of protein filaments is required for muscle function
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Unconsolidated sediment deposited by a stream.
Sediment that is carried by a stream along the bottom of its channel.
A naturally formed underground chamber or series of chambers most commonly produced by solution activity in limestone.
Celestial bodies that orbit stars, massive enough to be spherical but have not cleared their neighboring regions of planetesimals.
A texture of igneous rocks in which the crystals are too small for individual minerals to be distinguished with the unaided eye.
Small earthquakes that often precede a major earthquake.
Any break or rupture in rock along which no appreciable movement has taken place.
The gradual increase in temperature with depth in the crust. The average is 30° C per kilometer in the upper crust.
The gradual subsidence of mountains caused by lateral spreading of weak material located deep within these structures.
A center of high pressure characterized by anticyclonic winds.
An episode of strong trade winds and unusually low sea-surface temperatures in the central and eastern Pacific. The opposite of El Niño.
A fault in which the rock above the fault plane has moved down relative to the rock below.
The scientific study of the oceans and oceanic phenomena.
Layers of sediments are generally deposited in a horizontal or nearly horizontal position.
The point in the orbit of a planet where it is closest to the Sun.
A consolidated mixture of minerals.
A layer of soil that has identifiable characteristics produced by chemical weathering and other soil-forming processes.
The condition of water droplets that remain in the liquid state at temperatures well below 0° C.
The time interval between the passage of successive crests at a stationary point.
Zone of fracture
The upper portion of a glacier consisting of brittle ice.