List tools and concepts commonly used by geologists.
This section discusses some of the common tools and concepts geologists employ.
What You’ll Learn to Do
- Discuss several tools and their use in geology.
- Understand how to read various maps.
- Find a location using longitude and latitude.
- Identify commonly used geological models.
The learning activities for this section include the following:
- Reading: Geologic Tools
- Reading: Maps
- Video: Exploring Topographic Maps
- Reading: Location and Direction
- Reading: Scientific Models
- Reading: Geologic Modelling
- Self Check: Scientific Tools
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