Deposition Science Definition Quiz

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There are a lot of wonders that the world can offer. Some are amazing and some are mysterious. The movement of land mass over the centuries have created not only new territories for human habitation, but also hidden fortresses for wondrous flora and fauna.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What branch of science investigates deposition?
    • A. 

      Anthropology

    • B. 

      Biology

    • C. 

      Geology

    • D. 

      Morphology

  • 2. 
    Which of the following are added to form a land mass
    • A. 

      Sediments

    • B. 

      Soil

    • C. 

      Rocks

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 3. 
    Which of the following reinforces deposition?
    • A. 

      Ice

    • B. 

      Water

    • C. 

      Wind

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 4. 
    What is the downward force that maximizes deposition?
    • A. 

      Gravity

    • B. 

      Weather

    • C. 

      Climate

    • D. 

      Disaster

  • 5. 
    What are the solid particles called in deposition?
    • A. 

      Pebbles

    • B. 

      Sediments

    • C. 

      Rocks

    • D. 

      Dust

  • 6. 
    What is the force resisting the relative motion of solid surfaces?
    • A. 

      Traction

    • B. 

      Friction

    • C. 

      Tension

    • D. 

      Interaction

  • 7. 
    It refers to a low oxygen condition.
    • A. 

      Hypothermia

    • B. 

      Hypoxia

    • C. 

      Asphyxia

    • D. 

      Anorexia

  • 8. 
    The energy that an object possesses while in motion.
    • A. 

      Kinetic

    • B. 

      Mechanical

    • C. 

      Electrical

    • D. 

      Solar