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In which type of rock are fossils most likely to be found?. Igneous intrusive Igneous extrusive Sedimentary Metamorphic. C. Sedimentary. If visiting a recently erupted volcano, what type of rock samples would you find?. Clastic Sedimentary Nonfoliated Metamorphic

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In which type of rock are fossils most likely to be found

In which type of rock are fossils most likely to be found?

Igneous intrusive

Igneous extrusive

Sedimentary

Metamorphic


C sedimentary

C. Sedimentary


If visiting a recently erupted volcano what type of rock samples would you find

If visiting a recently erupted volcano, what type of rock samples would you find?

Clastic Sedimentary

Nonfoliated Metamorphic

Chemically formed Sedimentary

Extrusive Igneous


D extrusive igneous rock

D. Extrusive Igneous Rock


Which of the following is a metamorphic rock

Which of the following is a Metamorphic Rock?

Granite

Sandstone

Limestone

Marble


D marble

D. Marble


What effect does acid rain have on limestone buildings

What effect does acid rain have on limestone buildings?

Dissolve the limestone

Changes it to granite

Changes the acidity of it

Causes buildup of more limestone


Dissolves the limestone

Dissolves the limestone


A landslide is an example of erosion caused by

A landslide is an example of erosion caused by

Wind.

Running water.

The movement of a glacier.

Gravity.


D gravity

D. Gravity


In earth s crust what type of rock is found under the ocean

In Earth’s crust, what type of rock is found under the Ocean?

Only granite

Only basalt

Granite on top; basalt underneath

Basalt on top; granite underneath


B only basalt

B. Only Basalt


The thickest layer of the earth is the

The thickest layer of the Earth is the

Crust.

Mantle.

Outer Core.

Inner Core.


B mantle

B. Mantle


How does the density of material in earth s layers change with depth

How does the density of material in Earth’s layers change with depth?

increases with depth

decreases with depth

Does not change with depth

Increases, then decreases


A density increases with depth

A. Density increases with depth


Identify the layers of the earth from surface to interior

Identify the layers of the Earth from surface to interior?

A.Outer Core, Inner Core, Mantle, Crust

B.Crust, Inner Core, Outer Core, Mantle

C.Crust, Mantle, Outer Core, Inner Core

D.Crust, Mantle, Inner Core, Outer Core


C crust mantle outer core inner core

C. Crust, Mantle, Outer Core, Inner Core


Water covers what percent of earth s surface

Water covers what percent of Earth’s surface?

30%

50%

70%

90%


In which type of rock are fossils most likely to be found

C. 70%


What happens to a plant soon after it dies

What happens to a plant soon after it dies?

Becomes hard & forms rock.

Breaks down & becomes part of the soil

Turns black & becomes coal.

Becomes soft and forms clay.


B breaks down becomes part of the soil

B. Breaks down/ becomes part of the soil


The jet stream has a great impact on changing weather conditions in an area because

The jet stream has a great impact on changing weather conditions in an area because:

Does not change seasons.

Keeps atmosphere full of moisture.

Is a determinant of major air movements.

Speeds up evaporation following precipitation.


C is a determinant of major air movements

C. Is a determinant of major air movements

The Jet Stream brings moisture from Gulf, Cold comes from the North & warm air is brought in by the Atlantic. These cause YOUR weather patterns!!!!!!


What is mainly responsible for the unequal heat of earth s surface

What is MAINLY responsible for the unequal heat of Earth’s surface?

Distance of Sun from different parts of Earth

The angle sunshine strikes Earth

Material of Earth’s surface

Changes in amount of energy the sun puts out


B angle of sunshine striking the earth

B. Angle of Sunshine striking the Earth


What causes places in the mid ocean ridge to spread apart

What causes places in the Mid Ocean Ridge to spread apart?

2 tectonic plates crashing into each other

One tectonic plate being pushed under another

Two tectonic plates moving alongside each other

Two tectonic plates moving away from each other


D two tectonic plates moving away from one another

D. Two Tectonic Plates moving away from one another

Convergent Boundary: Collide=Mountains

Divergent Boundary: Diverge= Rifts

Transform Boundary: Move past each other= Earthquakes


Which natural force creates surface ocean currents

Which natural force creates surface ocean currents?

Gravity

Sunlight

Earthquakes

wind


D wind

D. Wind


How are the earth sun moon aligned during a solar eclipse

How are the Earth, Sun, & Moon aligned during a Solar Eclipse?

  • A. Sun, Moon, Earth

  • B. Sun, Earth, Moon

  • C. Earth, Sun, Moon

  • D. Moon has nothing to do with Solar Eclipse


In which type of rock are fossils most likely to be found

  • A.Sun, Moon, Earth


What forces causes tides

What forces causes tides?

Wind

Gravity

Sunlight

Evaporation


B gravity earth moon sun

B. Gravity (Earth, Moon & Sun)


Which layer of earth s atmosphere is where our weather occurs

Which layer of Earth’s atmosphere is where our weather occurs?

Troposphere

Ionosphere

Thermosphere

Exosphere


A troposphere

A. Troposphere


Which type of eclipse occurs whenever the moon passes through earth s shadow

Which type of eclipse occurs whenever the Moon passes through Earth’s shadow?

Total

Solar

Lunar

Partial


In which type of rock are fossils most likely to be found

  • C. Lunar


What phase must the moon be in to allow for a lunar eclipse

What phase must the moon be in to allow for a Lunar Eclipse?

  • A. New

  • B. Full

  • C. First Quarter

  • D. Waxing Gibbous


B full moon only

B. Full Moon ONLY!!


Earth rotates from

Earth rotates from

A. North to South

B. South to North.

C. East to West

D. West to East


D west to east

D. West to East

The Sun goes down on the East Coast first…


What is the purpose of using terraces on hillsides

What is the purpose of using terraces on hillsides?

A. To retain water and soil

B. To increase Wind Erosion

C. To keep roots from spreading

D. Provides protection for animals


In which type of rock are fossils most likely to be found

  • A. To retain water and soil

    • This keeps roots in place

    • Cuts down on erosion


What is the name of the volcanic and earthquake region found in the pacific ocean

What is the name of the Volcanic and Earthquake region found in the Pacific Ocean?

  • Pangaea

  • Ring of Fire

  • Mid-Ocean Ridge

  • Gulf Stream


In which type of rock are fossils most likely to be found

B. Ring of Fire


Clouds form when water vapor in the air

Clouds form when water vapor in the air

  • Condenses around dust particles

  • Rises and disappears

  • Rises too high to fall back

  • Encounters a warm front


In which type of rock are fossils most likely to be found

  • Condense around dust particles (vapor to liquid)

    Evaporation: liquid to vapor (boil/melt)


The sun s energy reaches earth through

The Sun’s energy reaches Earth through

  • Evaporation

  • Condensation

  • Radiation

  • Wind


C radiation heat transfer through open air conduction thru touch convection thru fluids only

C. Radiation – Heat transfer through open airConduction: thru touchConvection: thru fluids ONLY


The development of soil begins when

The development of soil begins when

  • once-living things begin to decay

  • Rock begins to erode.

  • Rock beings to weather

  • When plants begin to grow


In which type of rock are fossils most likely to be found

C. Rock begins to weather


What was wegner s theory of continental drift

What was Wegner’s theory of Continental Drift?

All continents were “born” at different times.

All continents were once a single landmass & have drifted apart

All continents were once 3 major landmasses

None of the above.


B continents were once one landmass and have since drifted apart

B. Continents were once ONE landmass and have since drifted apart

Evidence: Tropical Fossils found in ice

Mesasouraus found on two continents

Applachian Mountains match other mountains

Tropical fossils found in Andes Mountains

S. America/Africa coastline


What type of storm produces the strongest winds

What type of storm produces the strongest winds?

Hurricane

Blizzards

Sandstorm

Tornado


D tornadoes produce the strongest winds of any storm

D. Tornadoes produce the strongest winds of any Storm


Winds must reach what mph kmh before a tropical storm is considered a hurricane

Winds must reach what mph/kmh before a tropical storm is considered a hurricane?

45 mph/90 kmh

74 mph/119 kmh

100 mph/150 kmh

A tropical storm can not turn into a hurricane.


B 74 mph or 119 kmh

B. 74 mph or 119 kmh


In which type of rock are fossils most likely to be found

A Comets tail always:

  • Points toward the Earth

  • Points away from Earth

  • Points toward the Sun

  • Points away from the Sun


In which type of rock are fossils most likely to be found

  • D. Points away from the Sun


In which type of rock are fossils most likely to be found

  • How do Scientists classify rocks?

    • A. according their color

    • B. according to the way they were formed

    • C. according to where they are found.

    • D. According to their age.


In which type of rock are fossils most likely to be found

  • B. According to the way they are formed


In which type of rock are fossils most likely to be found

  • Which is a nonrenewable resource?

  • A. Water

  • B. Air

  • C. Tin

  • D. Soil


In which type of rock are fossils most likely to be found

  • C. Tin


In which type of rock are fossils most likely to be found

  • Which object is the smallest?

    • A. Earth

    • B. Sun

    • C. The Milky Way Galaxy

    • D. a Nebula


In which type of rock are fossils most likely to be found

  • d. Nebula


In which type of rock are fossils most likely to be found

  • What is the sequence that describes a space rock that falls to Earths surface?

    • A. Meteoroid, meteor, meteorite

    • B. Meteorite, meteor, meteoroid

    • C. Meteor, meteoroid, meteorite

    • D. Meteoroid, meteorite, meteor


In which type of rock are fossils most likely to be found

  • A. Meteoroid, meteor, meteorite


In which type of rock are fossils most likely to be found

  • The phases of the moon are produced because the moon

    • A. Orbits the sun.

    • B. Is smaller than Earth

    • C. Orbits Earth

    • D. Produces its own light


In which type of rock are fossils most likely to be found

  • C. Orbits Earth


In which type of rock are fossils most likely to be found

  • What is the effect of the gravitational attraction between the sun and Earth on Earth’s orbit?

    • A. It makes the orbit follow a straight path.

    • B. It makes the orbit follow a curved path.

    • C. It has no effect on Earth’s orbit.

    • D. It destroys the orbit.


In which type of rock are fossils most likely to be found

  • B. it makes the orbit follow a curved path


In which type of rock are fossils most likely to be found

  • If you were able to walk along the ocean bottom from a beach, which of the following features would you reach after the continental shelf?

    • A. The abyssal plain

    • B. A seamount

    • C. The midocean ridge

    • D. The continental slope


In which type of rock are fossils most likely to be found

  • D. Continental Slope


In which type of rock are fossils most likely to be found

  • Of the following planets, which has the hottest surface?

    • A. Venus

    • B. Earth

    • C. Mars

    • D. Jupiter


In which type of rock are fossils most likely to be found

  • A. Venus


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