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FALL 2011:
GEO 101
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GEO 101 Atmospheric Processes, Fall 2011

Assignment 3 Answer Key

Study session for final exam: Sunday, December 11th, 4 pm in LSCB (Life Sciences) room 45 (in the basement).

Tentative Fall 2011 Syllabus

Companion website for course textbook (9th edition)


Chapter 1

Chapter 1, part II & Chapter 2

Chapter 3 (note: lecture is in color)

Chapter 4

Weekly Review Sheets

August 22nd

August 29th

September 12th

September 19th

Video links and animations*

Chapter 5

Chapter 5, part II

Chapter 6

Chapter 7, part I

October 10th

October 17th

October 24th

October 31st

Coriolis Effect animation

La Nina

Global pressure and winds practice diagram



Chapter 7, part II

Chapter 8 (note: lecture is in color)

Biomes (note: lecture is in color) (lecture for 11/28)

Chapter 10 and 12 (Last lecture!)

November 14th

November 21st

November 28th

December 5th

Make a tornado

World Köppen Climate Classification Map

Climate list

Biomes worksheet

Climate worksheet

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*The links and animations are posted as supplementary material in order to help you understand the concepts covered in class. Any additional views, opinions, or advertisements accessed from these websites are not necessarily my views and I am not responsible for their content.

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