Friday, September 23, 2011

GeoJeopardy! Fridays #65

Time for GeoJeopardy! Fridays, because it is time for a break.

- Earth Science -

In a mining lode, the gangue is the junk & this is the mineral with the good stuff in it


 Venice is sinking because Italy is actually part of this continent's plate & it's sliding under Europe's plate


 It's not just oil -- Saudi Arabia has reserves of over 200 trillion cubic feet of this


It Seismographers use the difference in speed between P waves & S waves to locate this point


Some ocean sediment is radiolarian ooze, made of these parts of tiny protozoans

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