Chapter 1

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  • 1. 
    What contains the asthenosphere?
    • A. 

      Lava

    • B. 

      Magma

    • C. 

      Water

    • D. 

      Mineral

  • 2. 
    What is the outermost layer of the Earth?
    • A. 

      Crust

    • B. 

      Inner core

    • C. 

      Mantle

    • D. 

      Outer core

  • 3. 
    Which layer is responsible of the magnetic characteristics?
    • A. 

      Crust

    • B. 

      Inner core

    • C. 

      Outer core

    • D. 

      Mantle

  • 4. 
    This is also known as MOHO.
    • A. 

      Crust

    • B. 

      Lehmn Liscontinuity

    • C. 

      Mohorovicic Discontinuity

    • D. 

      Body waves

  • 5. 
    A rigid layer that can break under stress.
    • A. 

      Love waves

    • B. 

      Lithosphere

    • C. 

      Asthenosphere

    • D. 

      Earth

  • 6. 
    This scientist is credited for his ideas that led to the theory of tectonic plates.
    • A. 

      Alfred Wegner

    • B. 

      Augustus Edward Love

    • C. 

      John William Strutt

    • D. 

      Andrija Mohorovicic

  • 7. 
    A semisolid, rocky and very hot layer called _______
  • 8. 
    An instrument that is used to detect seismic waves _____
  • 9. 
    The _____ is also known as Secondary Waves.
  • 10. 
    Also known as primary waves?
    • A. 

      Rayleigh waves

    • B. 

      Love waves

    • C. 

      Surface waves

    • D. 

      P-waves