Before today's class you should read Moons and Planets, pp. 237-248. These sections are about petrology- the nature of rocks- and about the nature of original planetary surfaces.
Before today's class you should read Moons and Planets, pp. 249-257. These sections are an introduction to impact craters.
The lab today is on reflectance spectroscopy.
In-Class Exam. The exam will be basically on chapters 7 and 8 and the first part of chapter 9 (through the basics of impact cratering), although some material from our first weeks is also relevant. As before, the lists of concepts at the ends of the chapters are a good study guide.
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