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Solutions for Chapter 50.6: Skeletal systems transform muscle contraction into locomotion
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A solitary sand dune shaped like a crescent with its tips pointing downward.
The total mass of a defined organism or group of organisms in a particular area or ecosystem.
The bright lines produced by an incandescent gas under low pressure.
A pattern of cracks that form during cooling of molten rock to generate columns that are generally six-sided.
A break in a rock mass along which movement has occurred.
Displacement along a fault that is so slow and gradual that little seismic activity occurs.
See Terrestrial planets.
The study of minerals.
The transfer of energy (heat) through space by electromagnetic waves.
A telescope designed to make observations in radio wavelengths.
A relatively dense dust cloud in interstellar space that is illuminated by starlight.
A magnetic field opposite to that which exists at present.
Slow, downslope flow of water-saturated materials common to permafrost areas.
A climate found north of the humid continental climate and south of the polar climate and characterized by bitterly cold winters and short, cool summers. Places within this climatic realm experience the highest annual temperature ranges on Earth.
Not a continuous belt of high pressure but rather several semipermanent, anticyclonic centers characterized by subsidence and divergence located roughly between latitudes 25 and 35 degrees.
The condition of being more highly concentrated than is normally possible under given temperature and pressure conditions. When describing humidity, it refers to a relative humidity that is greater than 100 percent.
A well-tested and widely accepted view that explains certain observable facts.
A mountain formed of lava and/or pyroclastics.
Zone of fracture
The upper portion of a glacier consisting of brittle ice.