Plate Tectonics 2_Aventa ESA: Question Preview (ID: 8101)


Below is a preview of the questions contained within the game titled PLATE TECTONICS 2_AVENTA ESA: Plate Tectonics Exam 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.

After Pangaea broke up, North America became part of
a) Laurasia b) Gondwana c) Panthalassa d) Greenlandia
Which of the following should you NOT do immediately after an earthquake?
a) turn on the lights b) seek communication with family members c) avoid candle use d) all of the above
Earthquakes along the southern coast of California are due to
a) reverse faulting along a convergent plate boundary b) reverse faulting along a divergent plate boundary c) strike-slip faulting along a transform plate boundary d) normal faulting along a transform plate boundary
Volcanic eruptions that occur over subduction zones at convergent plate boundaries are
a) common but relatively quiet b) infrequent but highly explosive c) small-scale and non-violent d) made mostly of relatively cool slow-moving lava
Heat flow from the ocean floor is highest at
a) trenches b) broad, flat area c) thick sediments d) mid-ocean ridges
Compared to silica-rich magma, basaltic magma is
a) associated with quieter volcanic eruptions b) associated with more violent volcanic eruptions c) associated with volcanic eruptions of similar magnitude, but faster flowing lava d) lighter and less dense, making it flow slower
How do tectonic plates move at transform plate boundaries?
a) Transform plate boundaries result in more vertical displacement of lithosphere. b) Transform plate boundaries have fracture zones associated with them. c) Transform plate boundaries do not result in the formation or consumption of lithosphere. d) Transform plate boundaries have less horizontal motion associated with them.
Large ash flow eruptions are associated with which type of volcano?
a) stratovolcanoes (also called composite volcanoes) b) shield volcanoes c) lava domes d) hotspots
Mantle plumes are most common along tectonic plate boundaries.
a) True b) False c) d)
Sulfur compounds emitted from volcanoes increase Earth's albedo, which is the
a) overall temperature of the atmosphere b) reflection of radiation from the sun back into space c) percentage of cloud cover over Earth d) amount of ozone in the upper atmosphere
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: 8101 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