APES: chapter 14 questions Answer on a separate sheet or electronically

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APES: chapter 14 questions

Answer on a separate sheet or electronically


1.

What is the difference between transform, converging, and diverging
plate boundaries?

2.

Compare the different kinds of weathering and sedimentation. Describe
these and other forces
and how they shape the landscape.

3.

What does the rock cycle illustrate? Explain the transformations that
occur within it.

4.

Make a brief argument that metals and other minerals are important to
our lives. Give at least three concrete (ha!) examples.

5.

List th
e three major producer countries of the eight metals shown in
14.11.

6.

Itemize potential environmental effects of mining and the effects of
processing (e.g. smelting)

7.

Classify the different types of geological hazards.









APES: chapter 14 questions

Answ
er on a separate sheet or electronically



1.

What is the difference between transform, converging, and diverging
plate boundaries?

2.

Compare the different kinds of weathering and sedimentation. Describe
these and other forces and how they shape the landscape
.

3.

What does the rock cycle illustrate? Explain the transformations that
occur within it.

4.

Make a brief argument that metals and other minerals are important to
our lives. Give at least three concrete (ha!) examples.

5.

List the three major producer countries

of the eight metals shown in
14.11.

6.

Itemize potential environmental effects of mining and the effects of
processing (e.g. smelting)

7.

Classify the different types of geological hazards