Surprisingly Minimalist Site for ESS 106 Living with Volcanoes

Syllabus for Winter 2020

Study Guide for First Exam

Sample Questions from Previous First Exams

First Exam

Answers and Statistics for First Exam

Study Guide for Second Exam

Second Exam

Answers and Statistics for Second Exam

Lecture Slides and Optional Reading Assignments:

1. Earth's Interior and Plate Tectonics, Chapters One and Two

2. Igneous Rocks and Volcanoes, Chapters Three, Four, and Eight

3. Mt. St. Helens, Part One

4. Mt. St. Helens, Part Two, read Chapter Twelve

5. Mt. Rainier

6. Explosive Eruptions

7. Yellowstone, read Chapters Five, Six, and Seven

8. Global Effects of Eruptions, read Chapter Nine

9. Hawaii

10. Nevado del Ruiz and Pinatubo

11. Mars, read Chapter Eleven

12. Other Extraterrestrial Volcanism

13. Living with Volcanoes

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St. Helens Eruption

St. Helens Dome Growth

Lahar Flow

Pyroclastic Flow

Hydrothermal Vent

This page was last updated on 6 March 2020. Please contact the instructor, Dr. Michael Harrell, with any questions.

Department of Earth and Space Sciences
College of the Environment
University of Washington
Seattle, Washington