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Standard 5

Students will understand how Earth science interacts with society.

Objective 3

Indicate how natural hazards pose risks to humans.

  • Earth in Peril Interactive
    How does population growth affect our environment? This interactive will show the geographical connections.
  • Forecasting Volcanic Eruptions
    Can scientists predict when a volcano will blow? Learn about the processes scientists use to try to predict eruptions.
  • Ocean Tides
    From Physical Geography's online textbook and a chapter on the hydrosphere.


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