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Summer Final Exam Topics

Here is a list of topics for our final exam, which is Thursday Aug 16.  You will need a brown, 20 question scantron, and there will also be a short answer section. There will likely be a few new questions added from the coming week's topics.  They will be announced in class.  For now, here are old topics to dust off.

Latitude and longitude
layers of the atmosphere

greenhouse effect
energy budget by latitude

Atmospheric circulation (Hadley Cell)
Geographic controls on temperature
latent heat

Lifting mechanisms
Adiabatic Lapse Rates
climate classifications
LA water resources
Types of plate boundaries



Geography 1 Syllabus Summer

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Figures not in your book

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These figures are not in your text, but I refer to them in class.

Study Guide for Summer 2018

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This file contains the terms, headings, and figures from your text that you are responsible for.

Summer Mastering Geography

Mastering Geography is not a required portion of your grade during the summer term. However, buying an access code (from the bookstore or from will give you access to animations, tutorials, and other study materials.

To access these, sign up and use the code LACCGEOG1FARRELLsummer18

Physical Geography Text

This is our text
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