Magnetic Survey Lab
Skills and concepts that students must have mastered
How the activity is situated in the course
Content/concepts goals for this activity
Higher order thinking skills goals for this activity
Subsurface imaging using surficial measurements
Other skills goals for this activity
using the WWW
working in groups
Description and Teaching Materials
Student handout for magnet in a box exercise (Microsoft Word 28kB Apr30 12)
Needed - laboratory fluxgate magnetometer that can read in microteslas
Needed - Surfer or other contouring software, or contouring can be done by hand
Teaching Notes and Tips
Illustrate basic use of Surfer as a tutorial.
Suggest good graphical style.