Department of Geosciences
North Dakota State University

GEOLOGY 414/614:

Homework 1

Assigned: Wed. Sept 5
Due: Wed. Sept 12

A. Fetter chapter problems.
Problems 2-4, 2-5, 2-9, 2-12, 2-18.

B. PET calculation
A swimming pool in Fargo has a length of 50 meters and a width of 25 meters. Estimate the total water loss from the pool due to evaporation during the months June, July and August. Cite the source of your average monthly temperature data. Use the Thornthwaite PET equation handout from class, assuming the correction factor (CF) is the same for Minneapolis/St. Paul and Fargo.

Homework 2

Fetter chapter problems.
Problems 3-6, 3-8, 3-12, 3-17, 3-18.

Homework 3

Modeling Groundwater Flow with Flownets (handed out in class)

Homework 4

Fetter chapter problems.
Problems 5-2, 5-8, 5-10, 5-14, 5-16.

Term Project

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B. Saini-Eidukat
Fall 2001
Geology 414/614