How Much Do You Know About Bodies Of Water?

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How Much Do You Know About Bodies Of Water?

Have you ever wonder what's the difference between a Sea and an Ocean? Bodies of water mean a reservoir of water on the earth's surface which includes oceans, seas, lakes, ponds, rivers, or canals. Some are artificial and some are natural. Take this quiz and find out different bodies of water as well as test your knowledge. All the best!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is a body of water called that's usually fresh water of considerable size and contained on a body of land?
    • A. 

      A Harbor

    • B. 

      A Pond

    • C. 

      A River

    • D. 

      A Lake

  • 2. 
    What is a major body of salt water that makes up a large part of a planet's Hydrosphere called?
    • A. 

      A Sea

    • B. 

      An Ocean

    • C. 

      A Lake

    • D. 

       A River

  • 3. 
    What is a shallow body of water separated from a deeper Sea by a shallow or exposed sandbank or similar feature called?
    • A. 

      A Lagoon

    • B. 

       A Harbor

    • C. 

      A Bay

    • D. 

      A Cove

  • 4. 
    What is a wetland featuring grasses, reeds, and other plants in shallow water called?
    • A. 

      Wetlands

    • B. 

      A Swamp

    • C. 

      A Marsh

    • D. 

       A Bayou

  • 5. 
     What is a large expanse of salt water connected to an Ocean called?
    • A. 

      A Bay

    • B. 

      A Harbor

    • C. 

       A Sea

    • D. 

      A Strait

  • 6. 
    What is a narrow channel of water that connects two larger bodies of water while laying in between two land masses called?
    • A. 

      A Canal

    • B. 

      A Strait

    • C. 

      A Channel

    • D. 

      A River

  • 7. 
    What is a small area of water bordered by land on three sides called?
    • A. 

      An Inlet

    • B. 

      A Cove

    • C. 

      A Harbor

    • D. 

      A Bay

  • 8. 
    What is a large body of water surrounded by land on three sides and connected to an Ocean called?
    • A. 

       A Gulf

    • B. 

      A Sea

    • C. 

      An Inlet

    • D. 

      A Bay

  • 9. 
    What is a natural waterway that flows from higher ground to lower ground, usually feeding into a larger body of water called?
    • A. 

      A River

    • B. 

      A Stream

    • C. 

      A Creek

    • D. 

       A Brook

  • 10. 
    What is a wetland with permanent inundations of large areas of land surrounded by shallow bodies of water called?
    • A. 

      Marshland

    • B. 

       A Swamp

    • C. 

       A Bayou

    • D. 

      A Marsh