University of Hawaii Manoa                         School of Ocean, Earth Science, and Technology
GG 101   Dynamic Earth


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12/10/15 Comprehensive review slides.  Please use these as a basic study review of important point, but note that there will be exam questions from lecture slides not included here.   Please email Bridget if you have any questions about exam material.

12/3/15 Final Exam will be held on Tuesday, December 15th from 12-2pm.  All material will be covered.   1 page hand-written "cheat sheet" allowed (double-sided).   Things to help you study:  Lecture notes, Midterm practice exams (1 and 2), homework questions, assigned reading.

11
/12/15
- Thanks to guest speaker Dr. Arjun Aryal for a great lecture on mass wasting.  No homework for today.

11
/3/15
- Midterm #2 returned, average class score 40/50 points.  Congratulations. 

10/27/15 - Midterm #2 scheduled for Thursday, October 29th.  Covers Lectures 10-17.   1 page hand-written "cheat sheet" allowed.   Things to help you study:  Lecture notes, Midterm practice exam, homework questions, assigned reading.

10
/22/15
- Reminder:  Midterm #2 scheduled for Thursday, October 29th.

10/20/
15
- No Homework

10/1/15 - No Homework.

9/29/15
- Midterm #1 returned, average class score 40/50 points.  Congratulations. 

9/22/15
- Midterm #1 scheduled for Thursday, September 24th.  Covers Lectures 1-8.   1 page hand-written "cheat sheet" allowed.   Things to help you study:  Lecture notes, Midterm practice exam, homework questions, assigned reading.

9/15/15
- Reminder:  Midterm #1 scheduled for Thursday, September 24th.

9/8/15 - Extra Credit!   Visit the Bishop Museum's volcano exhibit, take a picture, email for credit

9/3/15 - WileyPLUS homework questions (for now) allow you to make a 2nd attempt at an incorrectly answered question.   As you answer each question, if one is answered incorrectly, a "Reattempt" button should appear in the lower left corner of your browser window, which will like you back to the question for a 2nd try at answering that question correctly.

8/27/15
- Important!  Please note that the Final Exam is scheduled for Tuesday, December 15th 12-2pm.   There was a typo in the original syllabus distributed in class.


8/27/15 - Big Island Field Trip information.   Dates are set for September 25-27.   Sign up with GG Department (POST 701) by Friday Sept. 11.

8/25/15 - Welcome to GG101.   Get a copy of the course syllabus here.   Lecture notes are found under the Lecture Schedule.  Daily reading assignments and homework are found using the course online learning system, WileyPLUS.  Please see syllabus and class lecture for more information.