# Examples

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Salmon Use of Geomorphically Restored Streams at Point Reyes National Seashore part of Examples

Spreadsheets Across the Curriculum module/Geology of National Parks course. Students work with salmon-trace streambed data to study whether removal of a spawning run barrier was effective

Getting to the Point: Exploring Tectonic Motion at Point Reyes National Seashore part of Examples

Spreadsheets Across the Curriculum module/Geology of National Parks course. Students use foundational math to calculate such earthquake-related numbers as fault displacement rate and earthquake recurrence interval associated with the San Andreas Fault at Point Reyes National Seashore.

What are the Winds Blowing into Mammoth Cave? part of Examples

Spreadsheets Across the Curriculum/Geology of National Parks module. Students estimate the net volume of pollutants flowing into the Houchin's Narrows entrance of Mammoth Cave using actual air-flow and air-quality data from the park.

Tale of Two Cities (and two hurricanes): Miami part of Examples

Students use a spreadsheet to compute the hypothetical risk of an Andrew-like hurricane to downtown Miami.

Assessing earthquake risk: How often does the Big One occur? part of Examples

Students use spreadsheet tables and charts to explore the Gutenberg-Richter relationship between an earthquakes magnitude and recurrence interval.

Tsunami-Time part of Examples

Students build spreadsheets to compute the time it takes a tsunami wave to pass over different regions of the ocean.

Tale of Two Cities (and two hurricanes): New Orleans part of Examples

Students use spreadsheets to analyze the reasons why New Orleans has subsided in the past 250 years.

Introduction to Hazard and Risk: Part 1 part of Examples

Students are are introduced to Excel and its capabilities by building some simple spreadsheets.

Introduction to Hazard and Risk: Part 2 part of Examples

Students continue their introduction to Excel by building spreadsheets that estimate the risk of a major earthquake along the Cascadia Subduction Zone to Benton County, Oregon.

Powers of 2: Many Grains of Wheat part of Examples

Spreadsheets Across the Curriculum module. Students use a spreadsheet to connect powers of 2 to powers of 10 to help understand exponential growth.