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Integrated 12-13 Final

Integrated Science 12/13 Physical #1


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  • 1. 
    Mass is anything that takes up space and has weight.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    A molecule is two or more atoms bonded together.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    A horizontal row of elements is a _______________.
    • A. 

      Group

    • B. 

      Period

    • C. 

      Column

    • D. 

      Class

  • 4. 
    A horizontal row of elements is a;
    • A. 

      Group

    • B. 

      Period

    • C. 

      Column

    • D. 

      Class

  • 5. 
    Protons have a __________________ charge.
    • A. 

      Positive

    • B. 

      Negative

    • C. 

      Neutral

  • 6. 
    Neutrons have a __________________ charge.
    • A. 

      Positive

    • B. 

      Negative

    • C. 

      Neutral

  • 7. 
    Electrons have a __________________ charge.
    • A. 

      Positive

    • B. 

      Negative

    • C. 

      Neutral

  • 8. 
    Plasma is a state of matter.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    A solid has a fixed volume.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    A solution may or may not be a solid.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    When a substance is thoroughly dissolved in another substance the result is a mixture, which is called a _____________________.
    • A. 

      Solution

    • B. 

      Solute

    • C. 

      Solvent

    • D. 

      Syllabus

  • 12. 
    Water is known as a universal _____________________.
    • A. 

      Solution

    • B. 

      Solute

    • C. 

      Solvent

    • D. 

      Syllabus

  • 13. 
    The valence number is the number of electrons in an atom's ___________________ shell.
    • A. 

      Innner

    • B. 

      Outer

    • C. 

      Middle

  • 14. 
    New elements are still being discovered.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    What is a chemical reaction?
    • A. 

      When a mixture forms

    • B. 

      When a substance melts

    • C. 

      Chemical bonds break and new ones form

  • 16. 
    One molecule of water, always contains two hydrogen atoms and ___________ oxygen atom(s).
    • A. 

      One

    • B. 

      Two

    • C. 

      Three

    • D. 

      Four

  • 17. 
    Which of the following is not a physical change,
    • A. 

      Painting a wall

    • B. 

      Developing film

    • C. 

      Boiling water

    • D. 

      Shredding cheese

  • 18. 
    The substance that is dissolved in a solution is known as the _____________________.
    • A. 

      Solution

    • B. 

      Solute

    • C. 

      Solvent

    • D. 

      Syllabus

  • 19. 
    A group of atoms with the same number of protons, but a different number of ________________ are known as isotopes.
    • A. 

      Atoms

    • B. 

      Protons

    • C. 

      Neutrons

    • D. 

      Electrons

  • 20. 
    The atomic number tells the number of ___________________ in an atom of that element.
    • A. 

      Atoms

    • B. 

      Protons

    • C. 

      Neutrons

    • D. 

      Electrons

  • 21. 
    An atom without a charge, one that is not an ion has the same number of protons as ____________________.
    • A. 

      Atoms

    • B. 

      Protons

    • C. 

      Neutrons

    • D. 

      Electrons

  • 22. 
    Three things that can affect the dissolving rate are;
    • A. 

      Size of particles being dissolved

    • B. 

      Thickness of beaker you are using

    • C. 

      Temperature

    • D. 

      Size of stirring stick

    • E. 

      Amount of stirring

  • 23. 
    Alloys are metals created by combining metallic elements.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 24. 
    An ion is an atom that has a neutral charge.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 25. 
    A bond shared when atoms share electrons is a covalent bond.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 26. 
    The elements on the far right of the periodic table are called
    • A. 

      Noble gases

    • B. 

      Alkaline

    • C. 

      Alloys

    • D. 

      Metals

  • 27. 
    The difference between mass and weight is weight is a measure of the force of gravity pulling on an object and mass is the amount of matter in an object.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 28. 
    What is malleability?
    • A. 

      A class of elements that are good conductors of electricity

    • B. 

      A metal that is able to be pressed or hammered permanently out of shape without breaking or cracking

    • C. 

      A mixture of a metal with one or more elements

  • 29. 
    An ionic bond is a rigid framework of many atoms bonded together.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 30. 
    Hydrogen bonds are weak bonds.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 31. 
    Electrical energy has to do with the movement of neutrons.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 32. 
    Potential energy is the energy of motion.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 33. 
    The amount of energy in food is known as calories.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 34. 
    How many forms of energy are there?
    • A. 

      Three

    • B. 

      Seven

    • C. 

      Eight

    • D. 

      Four

  • 35. 
    Which form of energy is produced by most chemical reactions?
    • A. 

      Light

    • B. 

      Electrical

    • C. 

      Sound

    • D. 

      Heat

  • 36. 
    What is the atomic number of hydrogen?
    • A. 

      One

    • B. 

      Five

    • C. 

      Sixteen

    • D. 

      Seventy-two

  • 37. 
    What conducts electricity the best?
    • A. 

      Non-metals

    • B. 

      Metals

    • C. 

      Noble gases

  • 38. 
    The tendency of an object to resist change in its position is _______________.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 39. 
    A substance that is formed in a chemical reaction is a reactant.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 40. 
    Energy is defined as the ability to do work.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 41. 
    Magnetism can be used to create water.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 42. 
    Alkenes and Alkynes are unsaturated hydrocarbons.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 43. 
    The Law of Conservation of Matter states that matter cannot be created, nor can it be destroyed.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 44. 
    An isomer is a compound that has the same chemical formula as another compound.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 45. 
    The Law of the Conservation of Energy states that energy can be created as well as destroyed.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 46. 
    Lipids are
    • A. 

      Fatty acids

    • B. 

      Starches

    • C. 

      Proteins

  • 47. 
    Trash has energy in it
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 48. 
    Potential energy is
    • A. 

      The energy of motion

    • B. 

      Stored energy

  • 49. 
    Kinetic energy is
    • A. 

      The energy of motion

    • B. 

      Stored energy

  • 50. 
    Force is defined as a ______________ or a ______________.
    • A. 

      Fair

    • B. 

      Push

    • C. 

      Lift

    • D. 

      Pull

  • 51. 
    Mass is anything that takes up space and has weight.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 52. 
    A molecule is two or more atoms bonded together.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 53. 
    A horizontal row of elements is a;
    • A. 

      Group

    • B. 

      Period

    • C. 

      Column

    • D. 

      Class

  • 54. 
    A horizontal row of elements is a;
    • A. 

      Group

    • B. 

      Period

    • C. 

      Column

    • D. 

      Class

  • 55. 
    Protons have a __________________ charge.
    • A. 

      Positive

    • B. 

      Negative

    • C. 

      Neutral

  • 56. 
    Neutrons have a __________________ charge.
    • A. 

      Positive

    • B. 

      Negative

    • C. 

      Neutral

  • 57. 
    Electrons have a __________________ charge.
    • A. 

      Positive

    • B. 

      Negative

    • C. 

      Neutral

  • 58. 
    Plasma is a state of matter.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 59. 
    A solid has a fixed volume.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 60. 
    A solution may or may not be a solid.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 61. 
    When a substance is thoroughly dissolved in another substance the result is a mixture, which is called a _____________________.
    • A. 

      Solution

    • B. 

      Solute

    • C. 

      Solvent

    • D. 

      Syllabus

  • 62. 
    Water is known as a universal _____________________.
    • A. 

      Solution

    • B. 

      Solute

    • C. 

      Solvent

    • D. 

      Syllabus

  • 63. 
    The valence number is the number of electrons in an atom's ___________________ shell.
    • A. 

      Innner

    • B. 

      Outer

    • C. 

      Middle

  • 64. 
    New elements are still being discovered.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 65. 
    What is a chemical reaction?
    • A. 

      When a mixture forms

    • B. 

      When a substance melts

    • C. 

      Chemical bonds break and new ones form

  • 66. 
    One molecule of water, always contains two hydrogen atoms and ___________ oxygen atom(s).
    • A. 

      One

    • B. 

      Two

    • C. 

      Three

    • D. 

      Four

  • 67. 
    Which of the following is not a physical change,
    • A. 

      Painting a wall

    • B. 

      Developing film

    • C. 

      Boiling water

    • D. 

      Shredding cheese

  • 68. 
    The substance that is dissolved in a solution is known as the _____________________.
    • A. 

      Solution

    • B. 

      Solute

    • C. 

      Solvent

    • D. 

      Syllabus

  • 69. 
    A group of atoms with the same number of protons, but a different number of ________________ are known as isotopes.
    • A. 

      Atoms

    • B. 

      Protons

    • C. 

      Neutrons

    • D. 

      Electrons

  • 70. 
    The atomic number tells the number of ___________________ in an atom of that element.
    • A. 

      Atoms

    • B. 

      Protons

    • C. 

      Neutrons

    • D. 

      Electrons

  • 71. 
    An atom without a charge, one that is not an ion has the same number of protons as ____________________.
    • A. 

      Atoms

    • B. 

      Protons

    • C. 

      Neutrons

    • D. 

      Electrons

  • 72. 
    Three things that can affect the dissolving rate are;
    • A. 

      Size of particles being dissolved

    • B. 

      Thickness of beaker you are using

    • C. 

      Temperature

    • D. 

      Size of stirring stick

    • E. 

      Amount of stirring

  • 73. 
    Alloys are metals created by combining metallic elements.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 74. 
    An ion is an atom that has a neutral charge.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 75. 
    A bond shared when atoms share electrons is a covalent bond.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 76. 
    The elements on the far right of the periodic table are called
    • A. 

      Noble gases

    • B. 

      Alkaline

    • C. 

      Alloys

    • D. 

      Metals

  • 77. 
    The difference between mass and weight is weight is a measure of the force of gravity pulling on an object and mass is the amount of matter in an object.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 78. 
    What is malleability?
    • A. 

      A class of elements that are good conductors of electricity

    • B. 

      A metal that is able to be pressed or hammered permanently out of shape without breaking or cracking

    • C. 

      A mixture of a metal with one or more elements

  • 79. 
    An ionic bond is a rigid framework of many atoms bonded together.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 80. 
    Hydrogen bonds are weak bonds.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 81. 
    The Precambrian Era is the most recent and shortest era.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 82. 
    Some fossils, called index fossils are used to establish the relative ages of rocks that contain these fossils.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 83. 
    A strike-slip fault is when the overhanging block of rock slides down.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 84. 
    What percentage of salt is in the ocean?
    • A. 

      70%

    • B. 

      3.5%

    • C. 

      23%

    • D. 

      7.8%

  • 85. 
    What is the saltiness of water called?
    • A. 

      Current

    • B. 

      Seamount

    • C. 

      Divide

    • D. 

      Salinity

  • 86. 
    What clouds are high, wispy, clouds made of ice crystals?
    • A. 

      Cirrus

    • B. 

      Cumulus

    • C. 

      Stratus

    • D. 

      Malfic

  • 87. 
    Tornadoes form when warm and cold fronts meet.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 88. 
    What causes tides?
    • A. 

      Stars

    • B. 

      Sun

    • C. 

      Moon

    • D. 

      Convection currents

  • 89. 
    Tidal waves can be caused by the movement of Earth's plates.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 90. 
    Water makes up __________% of Earth's surface.
    • A. 

      30

    • B. 

      90

    • C. 

      70

    • D. 

      10

  • 91. 
    What is the primary source of Earth's energy?
    • A. 

      Fish

    • B. 

      Water

    • C. 

      The Sun

    • D. 

      Stars

  • 92. 
    The Continental Shelf is the ocean floor nearest the edge of continents.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 93. 
    What are the three  major groups of marine life?  Check those that apply
    • A. 

      Plankton

    • B. 

      Salivary glands

    • C. 

      Nekton

    • D. 

      Bulbs

    • E. 

      Benthos

  • 94. 
    Identify the gases in the atmosphere
    • A. 

      Argon

    • B. 

      Ammonia

    • C. 

      Water vapor

    • D. 

      Plutonium

    • E. 

      Xenon

  • 95. 
    Clouds form because the Sun's heat evaporates water into gases.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 96. 
    The motion of air is caused by ______________________________.
    • A. 

      Giant turbines

    • B. 

      The heating and cooling of air masses

    • C. 

      The growth of plants

  • 97. 
    The correct order of Earth's layers from  innermost to outermost is
    • A. 

      Crust - - - core - - - mantle

    • B. 

      Core - - - mantle - - - - crust

    • C. 

      Mantle - - -crust - - - - core

  • 98. 
    Which is the line of 0 latitude?
    • A. 

      Prime meridian

    • B. 

      Equator

    • C. 

      International date line

  • 99. 
    Which direction does the Earth rotate?
    • A. 

      East to west

    • B. 

      South to north

    • C. 

      North to south

    • D. 

      West to east

  • 100. 
    The Earth's shape is a perfect sphere?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 101. 
    High, wispy clouds made of ice crystals are
    • A. 

      Cumulus clouds

    • B. 

      Fog

    • C. 

      Stratus clouds

    • D. 

      Cirrus clouds

  • 102. 
    The bottom layer of the atmosphere which we live in, is called the ____________________________.
    • A. 

      Ionosphere

    • B. 

      Mesosphere

    • C. 

      Troposphere

    • D. 

      Stratosphere

  • 103. 
    Wind speed is measured with an instrument called a/an ________________________________.
    • A. 

      Psychrometer

    • B. 

      Anemometer

    • C. 

      Wind vane

    • D. 

      Barometer

  • 104. 
    The main gases in Earth's atmosphere are nitrogen and hydrogen.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 105. 
    Which planet has an atmosphere of carbon dioxide?
    • A. 

      Mars

    • B. 

      Mercury

    • C. 

      Venus

    • D. 

      Jupiter

  • 106. 
    Pluto has a tilted, stretched out orbit with only one moon.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 107. 
    The rotation period of ___________________ is about the same as Earth.  It rotates once every 24 hours and 38 minutes.
    • A. 

      Mars

    • B. 

      Saturn

    • C. 

      Neptune

    • D. 

      Uranus

  • 108. 
    Our galaxy is called the Andromeda Galaxy.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 109. 
    The belief that the Sun is the center of the solar system is called a geocentric viewpoint.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 110. 
    The scientist who proposed a heliocentric system was ________________________________.
    • A. 

      Nicolas Copernicus

    • B. 

      Albert Einstein

    • C. 

      Werner Von Braun

    • D. 

      Galileo Galilei

  • 111. 
    The scientist who came up with the laws of planetary motion was Johann Kepler.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 112. 
    Tectonic plates come together, collide at convergent boundaries.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 113. 
    An instrument used to predict earthquakes is a/an ________________________________.
    • A. 

      Barometer

    • B. 

      Thermometer

    • C. 

      Seismograph

    • D. 

      Technoplast

  • 114. 
    The deepest part of the world's oceans is the Mariana Trench.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 115. 
    The world's largest coral reef system is the Great Barrier Reef.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 116. 
    The layer in Earth's atmosphere that absorbs much of the Sun's radiation.
    • A. 

      Mesosphere

    • B. 

      Troposphere

    • C. 

      Ozone layer

    • D. 

      Ionosphere

  • 117. 
    Refraction is when light bends.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 118. 
    Which of the following planets are the four inner planets of our solar system?
    • A. 

      Mars

    • B. 

      Jupiter

    • C. 

      Mercury

    • D. 

      Saturn

    • E. 

      Earth

    • F. 

      Neptune

    • G. 

      Venus

  • 119. 
    Who was the first man on the moon?
    • A. 

      Alan Shepherd

    • B. 

      Neil Armstrong

  • 120. 
    How many degrees is the Earth tilted on its' axis?
    • A. 

      25

    • B. 

      32

    • C. 

      23.5

    • D. 

      15

  • 121. 
    What are the three inner layers of the Sun?
    • A. 

      Core

    • B. 

      Thermosphere

    • C. 

      Radiative Zone

    • D. 

      Heat Zone

    • E. 

      Blastosphere

    • F. 

      Convection Zone

  • 122. 
    What are the three types of plate boundaries?
    • A. 

      Boundless

    • B. 

      Bumpy

    • C. 

      Convergent

    • D. 

      Caustic

    • E. 

      Transform

    • F. 

      Divergent

  • 123. 
    What is the Mohorovicic Discontinuity?
    • A. 

      Breakdown in relations with Russia

    • B. 

      Separates the crust and the upper mantle

    • C. 

      A layer of Earth's atmosphere

  • 124. 
    Alfred Wegener suggested the idea of Pangea>
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 125. 
    Prevailing Westerlies carry weather from West to East.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 126. 
    A psychrometer measures relative humidity.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 127. 
    How many continents, oceans and planets are there?
    • A. 

      7 continents, 6 oceans, 8 planets

    • B. 

      4 continents, 5 oceans, 7 planets

    • C. 

      9 continents, 6 oceans, 8 planets

    • D. 

      7 continents, 4 oceans, 8 planets

  • 128. 
    What are the large outer planets made of?
    • A. 

      Electromagnetic waves

    • B. 

      Gas

    • C. 

      Rocks and space garbage

    • D. 

      Water

  • 129. 
    The supercontinent that theoretically existed millions of years ago is called _________________.
    • A. 

      Oedipius

    • B. 

      Pangea

    • C. 

      Placebo

    • D. 

      The Shire

  • 130. 
    In the thermocline ocean layer, the temperature sharply ________________________.
    • A. 

      Rises

    • B. 

      Drops

  • 131. 
    The Precambrian Era is the most recent and shortest era.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 132. 
    Some fossils, called index fossils are used to establish the relative ages of rocks that contain these fossils.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 133. 
    A strike-slip fault is when the overhanging block of rock slides down.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 134. 
    What percentage of salt is in the ocean?
    • A. 

      70%

    • B. 

      3.5%

    • C. 

      23%

    • D. 

      7.8%

  • 135. 
    What is the saltiness of water called?
    • A. 

      Current

    • B. 

      Seamount

    • C. 

      Divide

    • D. 

      Salinity

  • 136. 
    What clouds are high, wispy, clouds made of ice crystals?
    • A. 

      Cirrus

    • B. 

      Cumulus

    • C. 

      Stratus

    • D. 

      Malfic

  • 137. 
    Tornadoes form when warm and cold fronts meet.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 138. 
    What causes tides?
    • A. 

      Stars

    • B. 

      Sun

    • C. 

      Moon

    • D. 

      Convection currents

  • 139. 
    Tidal waves can be caused by the movement of Earth's plates.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 140. 
    Water makes up __________% of Earth's surface.
    • A. 

      30

    • B. 

      90

    • C. 

      70

    • D. 

      10

  • 141. 
    What is the primary source of Earth's energy?
    • A. 

      Fish

    • B. 

      Water

    • C. 

      The Sun

    • D. 

      Stars

  • 142. 
    The Continental Shelf is the ocean floor nearest the edge of continents.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 143. 
    What are the three  major groups of marine life?  Check those that apply
    • A. 

      Plankton

    • B. 

      Salivary glands

    • C. 

      Nekton

    • D. 

      Bulbs

    • E. 

      Benthos

  • 144. 
    Identify the gases in the atmosphere
    • A. 

      Argon

    • B. 

      Ammonia

    • C. 

      Water vapor

    • D. 

      Plutonium

    • E. 

      Xenon

  • 145. 
    Clouds form because the Sun's heat evaporates water into gases.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 146. 
    The motion of air is caused by ______________________________.
    • A. 

      Giant turbines

    • B. 

      The heating and cooling of air masses

    • C. 

      The growth of plants

  • 147. 
    The correct order of Earth's layers from  innermost to outermost is
    • A. 

      Crust - - - core - - - mantle

    • B. 

      Core - - - mantle - - - - crust

    • C. 

      Mantle - - -crust - - - - core

  • 148. 
    Which is the line of 0 latitude?
    • A. 

      Prime meridian

    • B. 

      Equator

    • C. 

      International date line

  • 149. 
    Which direction does the Earth rotate?
    • A. 

      East to west

    • B. 

      South to north

    • C. 

      North to south

    • D. 

      West to east

  • 150. 
    The Earth's shape is a perfect sphere?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 151. 
    High, wispy clouds made of ice crystals are
    • A. 

      Cumulus clouds

    • B. 

      Fog

    • C. 

      Stratus clouds

    • D. 

      Cirrus clouds

  • 152. 
    The bottom layer of the atmosphere which we live in, is called the ____________________________.
    • A. 

      Ionosphere

    • B. 

      Mesosphere

    • C. 

      Troposphere

    • D. 

      Stratosphere

  • 153. 
    Wind speed is measured with an instrument called a/an ________________________________.
    • A. 

      Psychrometer

    • B. 

      Anemometer

    • C. 

      Wind vane

    • D. 

      Barometer

  • 154. 
    The main gases in Earth's atmosphere are nitrogen and hydrogen.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 155. 
    Which planet has an atmosphere of carbon dioxide?
    • A. 

      Mars

    • B. 

      Mercury

    • C. 

      Venus

    • D. 

      Jupiter

  • 156. 
    Pluto has a tilted, stretched out orbit with only one moon.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 157. 
    The rotation period of ___________________ is about the same as Earth.  It rotates once every 24 hours and 38 minutes.
    • A. 

      Mars

    • B. 

      Saturn

    • C. 

      Neptune

    • D. 

      Uranus

  • 158. 
    Our galaxy is called the Andromeda Galaxy.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 159. 
    The belief that the Sun is the center of the solar system is called a geocentric viewpoint.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 160. 
    The scientist who proposed a heliocentric system was ________________________________.
    • A. 

      Nicolas Copernicus

    • B. 

      Albert Einstein

    • C. 

      Werner Von Braun

    • D. 

      Galileo Galilei

  • 161. 
    The scientist who came up with the laws of planetary motion was Johann Kepler.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 162. 
    Tectonic plates come together, collide at convergent boundaries.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 163. 
    An instrument used to predict earthquakes is a/an ________________________________.
    • A. 

      Barometer

    • B. 

      Thermometer

    • C. 

      Seismograph

    • D. 

      Technoplast

  • 164. 
    The deepest part of the world's oceans is the Mariana Trench.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 165. 
    The world's largest coral reef system is the Great Barrier Reef.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 166. 
    The layer in Earth's atmosphere that absorbs much of the Sun's radiation.
    • A. 

      Mesosphere

    • B. 

      Troposphere

    • C. 

      Ozone layer

    • D. 

      Ionosphere

  • 167. 
    Refraction is when light bends.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 168. 
    Which of the following planets are the four inner planets of our solar system?
    • A. 

      Mars

    • B. 

      Jupiter

    • C. 

      Mercury

    • D. 

      Saturn

    • E. 

      Earth

    • F. 

      Neptune

    • G. 

      Venus

  • 169. 
    Who was the first man on the moon?
    • A. 

      Alan Shepherd

    • B. 

      Neil Armstrong

  • 170. 
    How many degrees is the Earth tilted on its' axis?
    • A. 

      25

    • B. 

      32

    • C. 

      23.5

    • D. 

      15

  • 171. 
    What are the three inner layers of the Sun?
    • A. 

      Core

    • B. 

      Thermosphere

    • C. 

      Radiative Zone

    • D. 

      Heat Zone

    • E. 

      Blastosphere

    • F. 

      Convection Zone

  • 172. 
    What are the three types of plate boundaries?
    • A. 

      Boundless

    • B. 

      Bumpy

    • C. 

      Convergent

    • D. 

      Caustic

    • E. 

      Transform

    • F. 

      Divergent

  • 173. 
    What is the Mohorovicic Discontinuity?
    • A. 

      Breakdown in relations with Russia

    • B. 

      Separates the crust and the upper mantle

    • C. 

      A layer of Earth's atmosphere

  • 174. 
    Alfred Wegener suggested the idea of Pangea>
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 175. 
    Prevailing Westerlies carry weather from West to East.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 176. 
    A psychrometer measures relative humidity.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 177. 
    How many continents, oceans and planets are there?
    • A. 

      7 continents, 6 oceans, 8 planets

    • B. 

      4 continents, 5 oceans, 7 planets

    • C. 

      9 continents, 6 oceans, 8 planets

    • D. 

      7 continents, 4 oceans, 8 planets

  • 178. 
    What are the large outer planets made of?
    • A. 

      Electromagnetic waves

    • B. 

      Gas

    • C. 

      Rocks and space garbage

    • D. 

      Water

  • 179. 
    The supercontinent that theoretically existed millions of years ago is called _________________.
    • A. 

      Oedipius

    • B. 

      Pangea

    • C. 

      Placebo

    • D. 

      The Shire

  • 180. 
    In the thermocline ocean layer, the temperature sharply ________________________.
    • A. 

      Rises

    • B. 

      Drops

  • 181. 
    A phase of photosynthesis that converts light energy to chemical energy, resulting in the splitting of water and the release of oxygen.
    • A. 

      Light Dependent Reaction

    • B. 

      Calvin Cycle

    • C. 

      Light Independent Reaction

    • D. 

      Protein Synthesis

  • 182. 
    The process by which individual cells  construct proteins.
    • A. 

      Light Dependent Reaction

    • B. 

      Light Independent Reaction

    • C. 

      Calvin Cycle

    • D. 

      Protein Synthesis

  • 183. 
    A type of cell division where one body cell produces four gametes, each of which contains half of the usual number of chromosomes,
    • A. 

      Fermentation

    • B. 

      Cellular Respiration

    • C. 

      Meiosis

    • D. 

      Mitosis

  • 184. 
    A type of cell division producing two identical daughter cells.
    • A. 

      Mitosis

    • B. 

      Meiosis

    • C. 

      Fermentation

    • D. 

      ATP

  • 185. 
    An energy-storing molecule in cells, that can be used quickly and easily by that cell.
    • A. 

      ATP

    • B. 

      Cellular respiration

    • C. 

      Protein synthesis

    • D. 

      DNA

  • 186. 
    A nucleic acid molecule in the form of a twisted double helix that is the major component of chromosomes and carries genetic information.
    • A. 

      ATP

    • B. 

      DNA

    • C. 

      Protein synthesis

    • D. 

      Nucleotide

  • 187. 
    Variation is any change or random error in a DNA seuence.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 188. 
    Mutation is any change or random error in a DNA sequence.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 189. 
    When the observed traits of an organism mask the recessive forms of the traits, they are known as  dominant alleles.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 190. 
    When the traits of an organism are masked by the dominant forms of the traits, they are known as recessive alleles.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 191. 
    Microevolution refers to evolutionary changes at or above the species level, like a bird evolving into a fish.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 192. 
    Macroevolution refers to small genetic variations that lead to the formation of new subspecies, like different subspecies of dogs developing from other dogs.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 193. 
    The Cell Theory states that;    mark all that apply
    • A. 

      Cells are the basic units of life

    • B. 

      Cells grow, develop, multiply and eventually die

    • C. 

      All organisms are composed of one or more cells

    • D. 

      All cells arise from pre-existing cells

    • E. 

      Cells are able to respond to stimuli

  • 194. 
    The concept that living organisms came only from other living organisms.
    • A. 

      Transgenic organism

    • B. 

      Test cross

    • C. 

      Genetic engineering

    • D. 

      Biogenesis

    • E. 

      Human genome

  • 195. 
    What is evolution?
    • A. 

      Gradual change in a species through adaptations over time

    • B. 

      Fertilization that occurs outside the animal's body

    • C. 

      The disappearance of a species when the last of its members dies

  • 196. 
    Biogenesis is the concept that _____________________ organisms come only from _____________________ organisms.
    • A. 

      Non-living, living

    • B. 

      Living, non-living

    • C. 

      Living, living

    • D. 

      Non-living, non-living

  • 197. 
    Genetic engineering is a method of cutting ___________________ from one organism and inserting the  ________________ fragments into a host organism of the same or a different species.
    • A. 

      ATP, DNA

    • B. 

      RNA, ATP

    • C. 

      DNA, DNA

    • D. 

      RNA, DNA

  • 198. 
    A mutation is ______________________.
    • A. 

      A trait that masks a recessive trait

    • B. 

      Any disease caused by pathogens in the body

    • C. 

      Any error in a DNA sequence

    • D. 

      Living cell in which a virus replicates

  • 199. 
    Meiosis is cell division in which two daughter cells are formed
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 200. 
    The Discovery Dissection included a video of the 'waggle dance' and a live demonstration.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False