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ROCK AND WEATHERING Plate tectonic and landforms: Define tectonic plate and differences between; oceanic plate

and continental plate Landforms produce at plate boundaries; convergent, divergent and transform (oceanic ridge, fold mt, trench, etc)-define terms. Sea floor spreading. Types of weathering: Physical, chemical and biological Affect types of physical weathering upon rocks. Factors affecting weathering of rocks; rock types and structure, vegetation Peltier diagram-how it help in understanding the relationship between weathering and climate Granite & Limestone-characteristics i.e. physical and chemical composition upon weathering. Slopes: Types of mass movement-their effect on shape of the slope -factors ; climate, vegetation, human activities etc affecting formation and development of slopes. -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ATMOSPHERE: 1. TERMS; relative humidity, condensation, sublimation, adiabatic lapse rate, environmental lapse rate, frost, snow, hail, solar radiation, terrestrial radiation, evaporation, condensation, temperature inversion etc, Energy budget Surplus and deficit at equator and poles-how heat is transfer-vertical and horizontal heat transfer. Global distribution of wind, temperature and pressure-factors affecting distribution. -diagram to show distribution of wind belt. Atmospheric processes (change of matters; evaporation, condensation, melting etc-condition for it to occur) Formation of clouds and rainfall: Air stability, instabilibty-terms, how occur, graphs How lead to formation cumulonimbus cloud and rainfall. Condition for atmospheric stability. Greenhouse effects and global warming: Greenhouse gases, what, causes (human and physical), how it lead to global warming-effects on climate (temperature, precipitation etc) Urban heat island-what, why urban areas warmer than rural areas, climatic differences between rural and urban.

Types of flows. traction. groundwater. 2. rainfall intensity. interception. . Factors affecting-overlandflow. Landform produce by river flood-floodplain etc 10. helicoidal flow. Hjulstorm graph-condition for river to pick /entrain and transport sediment load 5. waterfall. How changes in landuse affect-flow and store in drainage basin 8. how formed 11. traction load etc. discharge. 3. infiltration. How human activities affect river channel 7.------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Hydrology: 1. velocity etc. spring. features. etc. Erosion process and landforms. 13. levees. Types of load. stemflow. water table. throughflow. know all terms. velocity. helicoidal flow. laminar. suspension. rapid. Diagram to show river transport 12. Flood-prediction and how to limit effect 6. throughfall. know factors affecting shape of storm hydrograph 4. suspension load. gorge 9. Braided channel and meanders-what is it.