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Kira Lawrence, Lafayette College
This field trip assignment brings students to a local cemetery to collect data related to the age and extent of weathering of limestone and igneous tombstones. Students then analyze the data they collect using ...
Chemical and Physical Weathering Field and Lab Experiment: Development and Testing of Hypotheses
Lisa Greer, Washington and Lee University
This exercise combines an integrated field and laboratory experiment with a significant scientific writing assignment to address chemical and physical weathering processes via hypothesis development, experimental ...
Geology of a graveyard
Sharon Browning, Baylor University
This is a simple field experiment exercise that illustrates differences between basic rock types and weathering in a region.
Mary Savina, Carleton College
Studying rock types, weathering processes and human history in a cemetery. -
Backyard Field Trips: Bringing Earth Science to Life on Campus
Mark Francek Department of Geography Central Michigan University Mt. Pleasant, MI 48859 Intended Audience:Undergraduate students in introductory geology classes Location: This field trip takes place on Central ...
Measurement of compass orientations of rock fractures
Thomas W. Oesleby
Thomas W. Oesleby Northwest College - Students learn to use a geologic compass to measure rock fractures and formulate a hypothesis to explain the origin of the fractures -