Geologic Time Quiz

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Geology Quizzes & Trivia

The earth's past according to geologist can be divided into different eras where certain organisms roamed the earth, they have even taken it a step further to even identify the exact time that an even happened based on some scientific. What do you know about geological time? Take up this test and see if you can the find where these happened or belonged to.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Reptiles and dinosaurs were abundant during...
    • A. 

      The Triassic Period

    • B. 

      The Cretaceous Period

    • C. 

      The Jurassic Period

    • D. 

      All of the Above

  • 2. 
    At the end of the____________________ time period the largest mass extinction in the Earth's history occurred. This event caused 90-95% of all life to go extinct.
  • 3. 
    The Carboniferous time period is known as...
    • A. 

      The Age of Swamps

    • B. 

      The Age of Crinoids

    • C. 

      The Age of Fish

  • 4. 
    In the Triassic period a large land mass fused together, creating one huge super continent. What is the name of this land mass?
    • A. 

      Laurasia

    • B. 

      North America

    • C. 

      Pangaea