ERIC Number: ED178307
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1978
Reference Count: N/A
How To...Activities in Physical Oceanography.
Nimmer, Donald N.; Sagness, Richard L.
This series of experiments seeks to provide laboratory exercises which demonstrate concepts in Earth Science, particularly oceanology. Materials used in the experiments are easily obtainable. Examples of experiments include: (1) comparison of water hardness; (2) preparation of fresh water from sea water; (3) determination of water pressure; (4) measuring water clarity; (5) collection and analysis of water samples; (6) study of waves; (7) beach formation and erosion; (8) density currents; and (9) study of icebergs. (RE)
Descriptors: Earth Science, Laboratory Procedures, Oceanography, Science Education, Science Materials, Sciences, Secondary Education, Water Resources
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Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner; Collected Works - Serials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Science Teachers Association, Washington, DC.