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Solutions for Chapter 51.1: Discrete sensory inputs can stimulate both simple and complex behaviors
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Solutions for Chapter 51.1: Discrete sensory inputs can stimulate both simple and complex behaviorsGet Full Solutions
The apparent brightness of a star if it were viewed from a distance of 10 parsecs (32.6 light-years). Used to compare the true brightness of stars.
A large mass of igneous rock that formed when magma was emplaced at depth, crystallized, and subsequently exposed by erosion.
The marine life zone that includes any seabottom surface regardless of its distance from shore.
A sedimentary rock made of broken fragments of preexisting rock.
Mountains in which great horizontal forces have shortened and thickened the crust. Most major mountain belts are of this type.
Moist air with a lapse rate between the dry and wet adiabatic rates.
An uninterrupted band of light emitted by an incandescent solid, liquid, or gas under pressure.
The rigid outer layer of Earth, including the crust and upper mantle.
The small heavy core of an atom that contains all of its positive charge and most of its mass.
A naturally occurring concentration of one or more metallic minerals that can be extracted economically.
A common measure of the degree of acidity or alkalinity of a solution, it is a logarithmic scale ranging from 0 to 14. A value of 7 denotes a neutral solution, values below 7 indicate greater acidity, and numbers above 7 indicate greater alkalinity.
The amount of pressure change occurring over a given distance.
A variable radio source of small size that emits radio pulses in very regular periods.
Rock formed from the weathered products of preexisting rocks that have been transported, deposited, and lithified.
A combination of mineral and organic matter, water, and air; that portion of the regolith that supports plant growth.
The uppermost layer in a soil profile: the A horizon.
The alternating horizontal movement of water associated with the rise and fall of the tide.
An elongated depression in the seafloor produced by bending of oceanic crust during subduction.
A surface that represents a break in the rock record, caused by erosion or nondeposition.
A streamlined pyroclastic fragment ejected from a volcano while molten.