Phil Farquharson's Geo-PowerPoints Page

These are all meant to be summaries of the key concepts in the geosciences.

Note that each chapter is provided in four (4) forms:
  1. Slide show (click to advance)
  2. PDF of slides (1 per page)
  3. PDF of handouts (6 slides per page)
  4. PDF of a text outline of the presentation

Physical Geology


based on Earth 12th Edition, by Tarbuck, Lutgens & Tasa
Chapter 1
Introduction to Geology (Chapter 1)

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Plate Tectonics
Plate Tectonics (Chapter 2)

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Chapter 3
Matter and Minerals (Chapter 3)

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Chapter 4
Igneous Activity (Chapter 4)

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Chapter 5
Volcanic Activity (Chapter 5)

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Chapter 6
Weathering and Soil (Chapter 6)

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Chapter 7
Sedimentary Rocks (Chapter 7)

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Chapter 8
Metamorphic Rocks (Chapter 8)

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Chapter 9
Geologic Time (Chapter 9)



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Chapter 10
Crustal Deformation (Chapter 10)

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Chapter 11
Earthquakes (Chapter 11)



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Chapter 12
Earth's Interior (Chapter 12)



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Chapter 13
Divergent Boundaries (Chapter 13)

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Chapter 14
Convergent Boundaries (Chapter 14)

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Chapter 15
Mass Wasting (Chapter 15)



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Chapter 16
Running Water (Chapter 16)



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Chapter 17
Groundwater (Chapter 17)



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Chapter 18
Glaciers (Chapter 18)



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Chapter 19
Deserts and Winds (Chapter 19)

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Chapter 20
Shorelines (Chapter 20)



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Chapter 21
Global Climate Change (Chapter 21)

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Chapter 22
Earth's Evolution (Chapter 22)

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Chapter 23
Energy and Minerals (Chapter 23)

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Chapter 24
Planetary Geology (Chapter 24)

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Geo-haiku
Geo-haiku
(little summary poems)

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Oceanography


based on Essentials of Oceanography, 11th edition, Trujillo & Thurman
note: I stopped teaching oceanography after spring semester 2016
Star of India 2000
Chapter 1
Introduction to The Ocean

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Cerro Prieto
Chapter 2
Plate Tectonics

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Big Sur Coast
Chapter 3
Marine Provinces

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Convolutions in Mudstone
Chapter 4
Marine Sediments

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Water, Water...
Chapter 5
Water and Seawater

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Water, Water...
Chapter 6
Air/Sea Interaction

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Angry Sea from Point Loma
Chapter 7
Ocean Currents

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Waves at San Simeon
Chapter 8
Waves



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Garbage Beach at Low Tide
Chapter 9
Tides



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Point Loma from the Air
Chapter 10
Beaches and Shorelines

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Kauai Sea
Chapter 11
The Coastal Ocean

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Dolphin and Whale
Chapter 12
Marine Life



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Garbage Beach, low tide
Chapter 13
Biological Productivity

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Whale Tail
Chapter 14
Pelagic Animals

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Chitons
Chapter 15
Benthic Organisms

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Argus Sunrise
Chapter 16
Climate Change

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Environmental Geology


based on Introduction to Environmental Geology 5th Edition
by Edward A. Keller
note: I stopped teaching environmental geology after spring semester 2016
Chapter 1
Philosophy and Fundamentals (Chapter 1)

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Plate Tectonics
Structure - Plate Tectonics (Chapter 2)

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Minerals - Rocks
Minerals & Rocks (Chapter 3)



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Chapter 4
Ecology and Geology (Chapter 4)



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Chapter 5
Introduction to Natural Hazards (Chapter 5)

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Chapter 6
Earthquakes (Chapter 6)




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Chapter 7
Tsunami (Chapter 7)




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Chapter 8
Volcanic Activity (Chapter 8)



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Chapter 9
Rivers and Flooding (Chapter 9)



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Chapter 10
Slope Processes & Subsidence (Chapter 10)

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Chapter 11
Coastal Processes (Chapter 11)



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Chapter 12
Impact of Extraterrestrial Objects (Chapter 12)

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Chapter 13
Water Resources (Chapter 13)



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Chapter 14
Water Pollution (Chapter 14)



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Chapter 15
Resources & The Environment (Chapter 15)

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Chapter 16
Energy Resources (Chapter 16)

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Chapter 17
Soils and Environment (Chapter 17)

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Chapter 18
Global Climate Change (Chapter 18)

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Chapter 19
Geology and Society (Chapter 19)

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revised 6 July 2018