A brief overview of uniformitarianism and some of the major players in early geology.
Reviews the use of information from the present to understand the past.
A list of student-submitted discussion questions for Principle of Uniformitarianism.
To organize information and provide a visual representation and summary that identifies the differences and similarities between two topics using a Venn Diagram.
To stress understanding of a concept by summarizing the main idea and applying that understanding to create visual aids and generate questions and comments using a Concept Matrix.
Come up with questions about a topic and learn new vocabulary words to determine answers using an Ask, Answer, Learn table.
A geologist faces down the idea that geological events only happen gradually. He shows that giant ice age floods ripped through the Pacific Northwest.
Nicholas Steno made many contributions to natural science, particularly to stratigraphy and to the idea of uniformitarianism.
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