Geography 102:  Weather and Climate

Dr. Bruce Martin

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This week, please
  1. We have a Zoom meeting THIS Monday, May 27, 6-6:30 pm, to go over the midterm exam. Attendance is required. It is worth 2% of your final grade. Zoom link: https://ubc.zoom.us/j/65896846639?pwd=cnVKdHZNWnhlOWpPT1NaaDFoVGM4UT09 Passcode: 2024
  2. Lab 3 is due Tuesday, May 28.  This is a Quiz on Canvas.  You can take as much time as you like; it is open book; but you do have to do it all in one sitting.  Allow about 2 hours for it.   Lab 4 is due Tuesday, June 4.
  3. Record your reading on Canvas by Tuesday midnight.
  4. Read online notes 7 and the text Chapter 7 (on the Final Exam, not the Midterm).  
  5. The midterm exam is Friday, MAY 31, 6-7 pm PT. A study guide is here. This is a quiz on Canvas. You MUST use a lockdown browser. Details for the lockdown browser are on the UBC Canvas site, and here:  https://rossway.net/lockdown-browser/.
  6. I have posted a one question TEST QUIZ on Canvas so you can test your computer works with the lockdown browser, PLEASE take advantage of it.  It is much less stressful for you and me if we know your tech works.
  7. It will be monitored by Zoom. You will need a second device for Zoom.  Zoom link: https://ubc.zoom.us/j/65896846639?pwd=cnVKdHZNWnhlOWpPT1NaaDFoVGM4UT09 Passcode: 2024

Each week you should get an announcement through UBC Canvas.  If you didn’t get it, make sure your announcements are activated.  Ask IT/the registrar for help.  The announcement is also here

If you have any questions, get in touch with me right away!  Email works best … bmartin@corpuschristi.ca.

Syllabus  Calendar Textbook

1-2 Solar Energy    3 Atmosphere    4 Energy Balance   

5 Temperature    6 Circulation    7 Water

 8 Weather    9 Water    10-11 Climate

A Selected Bibliography that may help you with your research is located here