Earth Science: Geology and Field of Study

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What is the study of the solid Earth and the processes by which rocks change?

Which field of study investigates the shape of the Earth, its reaction to forces, and its magnetic and gravity fields?

What does paleontology study?

Which field of study focuses on weather events, atmospheric variables, and long-term weather conditions?

What is the study of chemical composition and changes that take place chemically in the solid matter of the Earth or another celestial body?

Which field of study specifically investigates the solid features of celestial bodies such as the moon?

What does sedimentology primarily study?

Which field of study focuses on relief features of the Earth or another celestial body?

What does pedology study?

What does petrology specifically study?

What does astrogeology primarily study?

What is the primary focus of mineralogy?

What is the primary focus of seismology?

What does geomorphology primarily focus on?

What is the primary focus of geochemistry?

What does petrology specifically study?

What does pedology primarily study?

What is the primary focus of volcanology?

Sedimentology primarily focuses on the study of:

Geodesy investigates:

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Explore the diverse field of study within geology, including astrogeology, mineralogy, petrology, paleontology, and pedology. Learn about the solid features of celestial bodies, the study of minerals, rocks, fossil formations, and soil composition.

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