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1 Introduction of soils Read lecture notes
2 Effective factors on pedogenesis: Geological, Physical, Biological Read lecture notes
3 Introduction of Geological factors: Rocks and minerals etc. Read lecture notes
4 Detailed explanation of physical factors: effects of glaciers. Read lecture notes
5 Chemical factors: pH, solubility, water, effects of river, lake and seas Read lecture notes
6 Biological factors and their roles on pedogenesis Read lecture notes
7 Main properties of soils: organic and inorganic compounds. Read lecture notes
8 Mid-Term Exam Exam
9 Factors that characterize soils Read lecture notes
10 İntroduction of clays and their functions Read lecture notes
11 Negative Effect factors on soils: Erosion Read lecture notes
12 Negative Effect factors on soils: Erosion Read lecture notes
13 Soil protection precautions Read lecture notes
14 Soil protection precautions Read lecture notes
15 Soil protection precautions Read lecture notes
16-17 Term Exams Final Exam

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