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Date: Name: Course/Section: Explore how solid rock can be rigid and stiffin the lithosphere but soft and fluidlike in the asthenosphere 1. Obtain three pieces of Silly Putty: one that is at room temperature, one that is cold (from a refrigerator or ice chest) and one that is warm (heated in a plastic bag submerged in hot water). (a) Take the roomeperature piece of Sily Putty, rollit into a sphere, and set it on the tabletop while yo (b) and (c) of this experiment. (b) Form the cold Silly Putty into a cube or cylinder, and place it in the middle of a wooden l tabletop). Do this quickly before the putty warms up. (1) Hit the cold putty with a quick stroke from a hammer with the intent to deform the putty. Describe how the putty deformed at a very high strain rate. (2) Gather up the remains of the cold putty, form it into a single mass, and pull on it with a quick motion. Describe how the cold putty deformed at a high strain rate. (3) Reform the putty and pull on it slowly but seadily. Describe how the cold putty deformed at the slower strain rate. (c) Now take the piece of uarm Silly Putty. (1) Pull on it with a quick motion. Describe how the warm putty deformed at a h (2) Reform the warm puty and pull on it slowly but steadilh. Describe how the warm putty deformed at the strain rate (3) Which is more difficult to deform: warm putty or cold putty? (d) Examine the sphere of Silly Putty that you set aside in step (a) (1) Describe what has happened to it.
(2) Was this change accompanied by any fractures or faults, or did it just flow? Explain (1) Was there any permanent deformation on the surface of the ball where it impacted the tabletop-any dents, fractures, or faults? (2) What rheology did the room-temperature putty display at very high strain rate? (0 Under what conditions of temperature (hot or cold) and strain rate (fast or slone) does Silly Putty best exhibit brittle elastic mechanical behavior? Under what conditions does it best exhibit ductile-viscous mechanical behavior? 2. REFLECT & DISCUSS How does your research on Silly Putty help explain how rocks may behave in the lithosphere and beneath the lithosphere? A lava lamp contains a mixture of colored paraflin wax and another compound that makes the solid wax just a bit denser than the clear liquid (usually mineral oil or water) in the lamp. The heat is supplied by a light bulb below the sealed glass bottle of the lamp. There is a wire heating coil in the bottom of the sealed bottle to help transfer heat energy into the wax. The top and sides of the sealed glass bottle are cooler than its heated base 1. Observe and describe the motions of the colored wax that occur over one full minute of time, starting with wax at the bottom of the lamp and its path through the lamp. 2. What causes the wax to move from the base of the lamp to the top of the lamp? (Be as specific and complete as you can.) S. What causes the wax to smove from the top of the lamp to the base of the lamp? (Be as specific and complete as you can.) 4. What heat-transfer mechanism is displayed by the rising and falling molten wax in the lamp? Minor partaal melting in the asthenosphere canses l quid ma ma to form. If the molten rok is able to move at an it will leave behind the heavier solid rock that did not melt. In what direction is the molten rock most likely to move through the viscous asthenosphere? Explain your answer
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