Solid Earth #2: Question Preview (ID: 15275)


Below is a preview of the questions contained within the game titled SOLID EARTH #2: Final Review .To play games using this data set, follow the directions below. Good luck and have fun. Enjoy! [print these questions]


Play games to reveal the correct answers. Click here to play a game and get the answers.

Tectonic plates ride on the layer of Earth's mantle called the
a) lithosphere b) oceanic crust c) continental crust d) asthenosphere
The element that makes up the largest percentage of the atmosphere is
a) oxygen b) nitrogen c) carbon dioxide d) ozone
The transfer of heat by the direct contact of particles of matter is
a) pressure b) radiation c) conduction d) convection
When the oceanic and continental lithosphere collide,
a) the oceanic plate subducts b) the continental plate subducts c) no subduction takes place at all d) they slip past each other in opposite directions
According to Wegener's hypothesis of continental drift,
a) Earth's surface is made up of seven major landmasses b) the continents do not move c) earth is slowly cooling and shrinking d) the continents were once joined together in a sinigle landmass called Pangaea
The rate at which tectonic plates move in a year?
a) 44 cm a year b) 2,750 cm a year c) 110 cm a year d) 11 cm a year
If the Coast Guard warns of a giant water wave approaching the shore as a result of a major earthquake, a ? is about to occur
a) a hurricane b) a monsoon c) a tsunami d) a flood
In the hours after an earthquake, people should not go inside buildings, even if it appears undamaged, because of
a) aftershocks b) liquefaction c) tsunamis d) deformation
Earth's atmosphere, oceans, and continents formed during a period of Earth's history called
a) Precambrian Period b) Paleozoic Era c) Mesozioc Era d) Cenozoic Era
According the many beliefs or theory's, what caused the extinction of dinosaurs?
a) volcanic eruptions covered large areas with lava b) an asteroid or meteorite from space crashed into the Earth c) an ice age covered most of Earth with ice d) the dinosaurs ate too many other organisms and they starved
Play Games with the Questions above at ReviewGameZone.com
To play games using the questions from the data set above, visit ReviewGameZone.com and enter game ID number: 15275 in the upper right hand corner at ReviewGameZone.com or simply click on the link above this text.

TEACHERS / EDUCATORS
Log In
| Sign Up / Register