Quantitative Skills, Thinking, and Reasoning ActivitiesHelp
Special Interest: Quantitative
Understanding a bedload-dominated stream through spreadsheet modeling
William Locke, Montana State University-Bozeman
The purpose of this exercise is to integrate modeling with field data. The activity includes links to a "virtual field trip" of maps and photographs. Data from a creek is included in the field trip and students use an Excel spreadsheet model to analyze the data.