# SOLUTION: CLSU Geology Climate Change and Global Warming Lab Questions

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GEOL4 Coastlines and Sea Level
Dr. Hall
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1. Describe the assumption of how the moon was formed out of the scum left aggravate from a
collision among the Sphere and an astronomical mass designated Theia.
It suggests that two bodies of each five spans the dimension of Mar collided, then behind recollided. In
which, forming a capacious disc of modified scum that at-decisive formed Sphere and the Moon
2. Consider the analogy among the Sun, Earth, and Moon. Why do we possess
moon fronts? Draw a diagram for each of the filthy fronts of the moon. Be believing to
engrave the Sun, Earth, and Moon and pomp their referring-to positions. Write a few

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sentences explaining your diagram.

Source; Macauley (2018)

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At the new moon front, the moon is in among the sun and sphere and is closer to sun hence none
of the margin that the sphere faces is illuminated as seen in position 1 in the diagram aloft. During
the primeval district, the moon is half lit and is in the sky at sunset and set environing six hours as seen in
position 3. At unmeasured moon, the moon is located subsequently the sphere, when the sun sets, the sphere margin
facing the moon is unmeasuredy defenseless to incompact. At crescent, mean separate of the moon. We possess fronts of
the moon gone the moon orbits environing sphere and makes opposed determination behind a occasion the sun. In that,
somespan the sphere blocks a individuality of the moons separates.
3. Consider the analogy among the Sun, Earth, and Moon. Why do we possess
tides? Draw a diagram for Flow Stream and Neap Tide. Be believing to engrave the Sun,
Earth, and Moon and pomp their referring-to positions. Write a few sentences explaining
The discuss as to why we possess streams is due to the moon's gravitational drag, which generates
tidal intensity. The tidal intensity sources Sphere and its insinuate to demonstrate out on the margin closest to the Moon
and the margin utmost from the Moon.

Source; Macauley (2018)

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Spring streams possess excellent haughty streams and inferior low streams forasmuch-as neap streams possess inferior
haughty streams and excellent low streams. Therefore, the their dissimilarity in insinuate roll among haughty and
low stream is ample capaciousr in a flow stream than in a low stream. The diagram pomps the fictitious sinusoids
of twain flow and neap streams.
4. Consider the analogy among the Sun and the Earth. Why do we possess conjunctures?
Draw a diagram for each of the 4 conjunctures. Be believing to engrave the Sun and the Earth
and pomp their referring-to positions. How would conjunctures be opposed when eccentricity
is at a ultimatum? Write a few sentences explaining your diagram.

Source; Macauley (2018)
We possess conjuncture gone the Earth's tilted axis. In that, behind a occasionin a year, opposed separates of Sphere take
unequal percentage of Sun's trodden rays.
The conjunctures would be opposed So, when the North Pole tilts toward the Sun, it's summer in the
Northern Hemisphere. And when the South Pole tilts toward the Sun, it's evening in the Northern
Hemisphere

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5. Considering conjunctureal weather variations and equality of subsidence, why does
San Francisco, California possess a opposed atmosphere than Norfolk, Virginia dedicated that
they are at the selfselfidentical edge and take the selfselfidentical equality of brilliant radiation at any
dedicated span of the year? Write a section explaining your discussing.
This is accordingly Norfolk, Virginia is on a strand occasion Francisco, California is toward. To put it
clear, on the strand, the atmosphere is influenced by glowing entertaining air from the main occasion on the
inland, the atmosphere is influenced by collected or hot air from the place. This makes the two areas at that
selfidentical edge possess opposed weather and subsidence.
6. Dedicated their edge, why do Europe and Scandinavia possess a atmosphere over harmonious to
the United States than northern Canada or Siberia? Write a section explaining
It is accordingly Europe, Scandinavia and United State has the practice of the glowing main present.
There is then slight interaction behind a occasion collecteder air masses and collecteder main presents, so the aggravateall
weather in Europe, Scandinavia and United State is in open glowinger as compared to Northern
7. Write a section describing at smallest three ways that sea roll loosen favors
coastlines. Write a section describing at smallest three ways that the East Strand of
the United States is over abnormal by sea roll loosen than the west strand.
Sea rolls loosen at the main can source baleful erosion on the strandlines; It can transfer to wetland
flooding, aquifer and unroving stain defilement behind a occasion salt. Furthermore, it can source privation of
habitat for fish, birds, and plants.
The east strand of US is over favor due the post-shiny spring-back. This is the loosen of
landmasses behind the non-location of the great heaviness of ice sheets during the decisive shiny duration. The
post-shiny spring-back moved to the east strand from west strand.
8. Why is Sea Roll Loosen a Atmosphere Justice end? Give an illustration of a wealthy
empire that is abnormal by sea roll loosen and a deficient empire that is abnormal by sea
roll loosen. How are they harmonious and how are they opposed? Write a p...