38:170 Laboratory

TENTATIVE LAB SCHEDULE FOR How Earth Works: Applied Physical Geography (38:170)

Dates 2020 (during the week that starts with…) Lab# Title Textbook references (Arbogast)
Sept 14 1 Topographic Maps – Geographic Coordinates and Projected (UTM) Coordinates Chapter 2 (pp 13-19); map sheet 62G/13
Sept 21 2 Topographic Maps: Scale, Distance, Area and Direction; Dominion Land Survey Chapter 2 (pp 19-33); map sheet 62G/13
Sept 28 3 GPS and Field Mapping Techniques; Rural Addresses in Manitoba Chapter 2 (pp 40-41); map sheet 62G/13
Oct 5 4 Isolines and Vertical Profiles; Time Zones Chapter 2 (pp 20-24, contours); Chapter 3 (pp 51-54, time zones)
Oct 12 No 38:170 Labs this week (Thanksgiving)  
Oct 19 QUIZ & LAB QUIZ #1 (Topics 1 to 4)  
Oct 19 (also) 5 Climographs Chapter 9 (pp 213-229, climate)
Oct 26 6 Earth-Sun Relationship, Insolation & Seasons Chapter 3 (pp 47-60)
Nov 2 7 Water Balance Global Water Budget (pp 147-148); graphic on p 280 (Fig 11.5)
Nov 9 No 38:170 Labs this week (Remembrance Day & Fall Study Break)  
Nov 16 8 Rating and Flood Frequency Curves Chapter 16 (pp 433-437)
Nov 23 QUIZ LAB QUIZ #2 (Topics 5 to 8, primarily)  
Nov 30 9 Glacial Landforms Chapter 17 (pp 471-479)
Dec 7 “10” Lab #10 (GoogleEarth) due on last day of classes, Wednesday, December 9th, 2020