Mrs. Dunlap’s Earth Science Class
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Mrs. Dunlap’s Earth Science Class. SCIENCE. Where?. Where?. Science,Where’s Science?. It’s Everywhere!. Where?. Where?. I. Earth Formations. Welcome to the 7 Wonders of the World. All chosen by geological importance and its popularity with tourists. MOUNT EVEREST.

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Science

Mrs. Dunlap’s Earth Science Class

SCIENCE


Science where s science

Where?

Where?

Science,Where’s Science?

It’s Everywhere!

Where?

Where?


I earth formations

I. Earth Formations


Welcome to the 7 wonders of the world

Welcome to the 7 Wonders of the World

All chosen by geological importance and its popularity with tourists.


Mount everest

MOUNTEVEREST

Located: Border of Nepal and Tibet

Created by: Collision of 2 tectonic plates. The highest is the Himalayas. The range rises about 1 cm/year


The grand canyon

The Grand Canyon

Located: Northwestern Arizona for 277 miles

Created by: Erosion of rock by Colorado R. over a period of 6 mya.


Matterhorn

MATTERHORN

Located: Switzerland & Italy

Created by: Glaciers formed the horn by eroding rock from the Mtn.

as they pushed inward from opposite sides. (14,692 ft.)


Ayers rock

AYERS ROCK

Location: Desert in Central Australia

Created by: Plate movement: It rises 1,142 ft. It is composed of red

sandstone and is the World’s largest Monolith.


Victoria falls

Victoria Falls

Located: Zambezi R. in S. Africa

Drops 355 ft. into a gorge.


Meteor crater

METEOR CRATER

Located: Winslow, Arizona

Created by: Meteorite that struck the Earth about 50,000 years ago.

*570 ft. deep and 4,180 ft. wide


Great barrier reef

Great Barrier Reef

Located: Off the coast of Australia – 1,250 miles long.

Created by: Small islands of solid coral. Coral is hardened skeletons of animals called polyps that have died. Billions of live polyps add a brilliant coloring to the reef.


Ii living earth

II. Living Earth


Iii technology

III. Technology


Iv benefits of science

Food

Cosmetics

Clothes

Toilets

Automobiles

Telephones

Space Exploration

Radio

Airplanes

Skiing/Snowboarding

Television

Computers

Lights

Heat & Air in Homes

Jewelry

Medicine

IV. Benefits of Science


Science is all around us

Science Is All Around Us

Your assignment this year is to come to appreciate it and try to understand it a little bit better.

Words and Ideas have already changed the World.

Who knows, your idea may be next!


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