101. To which sphere do all of earth’s inhabitants belong. 2 1. To which sphere do all of earth’s inhabitants belong? 2. What is earth’s hydrosphere made of? 3. Where is water in the gaseous state found? 4. To which sphere do mountains, valleys, and other pieces of land belong?
11Glaciers carved Yosemite valley Which earth systems interact for following –Glaciers carved Yosemite valley2. Most of California’s earthquakes are caused by movement of rocks along the San Andreas Fault System3. Many of the mudslides in northern California occur when snow melts
12Sequoias and redwoods grow in some of the forests in California The Pacific Ocean borders western CaliforniaDeath Valley is one of the hottest, driest places on earth
13Energy Transfer Moving object Waves electromagnetic waves Heat flow – heat flows from a warmer object to a colder object
14Branches of Earth Science Geology – geo = earthMeteorologyEnvironmental Science
15The Earth’s SurfaceTopography: The shape of the land. The topography of an area includes the area's elevation, relief, and landforms.
16Elevation - Relief Elevation -height above sea level Relief - difference between the highest and the lowest points of an area