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  • 1. 
    In which major branch of  Earth science would a scientist study black smokers
    • A. 

      Geology

    • B. 

      Meteorology

    • C. 

      Oceanography

    • D. 

      Astronomy

  • 2. 
    This image is a __________
    • A. 

      Circle graph

    • B. 

      Chart graph

    • C. 

      Bar graph

    • D. 

      Line graph

  • 3. 
    Scientist begin to learn about things by_______________
    • A. 

      Asking questions

    • B. 

      Forming conclusions

    • C. 

      Planting plants

    • D. 

      Writing

  • 4. 
    _____________ are a series of steps followed to solve problems. 
    • A. 

      Geology

    • B. 

      Meteorology

    • C. 

      Motions

    • D. 

      Scientific methods

  • 5. 
    This image is a description of an ____________
    • A. 

      Earthquake

    • B. 

      Tornado

    • C. 

      Hurricane

    • D. 

      Thunderstorm

  • 6. 
    The amount of matter in an object is ______
    • A. 

      Temperature

    • B. 

      Area

    • C. 

      Volume

    • D. 

      Mass

  • 7. 
     Aftershocks are generally weaker quakes that follow stronger quakes. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    The largest ocean is the
    • A. 

      Indian Ocean

    • B. 

      Pacific Ocean

    • C. 

      Atlantic Ocean

    • D. 

      Arctic Ocean

  • 9. 
    The ocean floor and all of the organisms that live on or in it is the 
    • A. 

      Benthic environment

    • B. 

      Pelagic environment

    • C. 

      Neritric zone

    • D. 

      Oceanic zone

  • 10. 
    The largest star in the solar system is
    • A. 

      Earth

    • B. 

      Mars

    • C. 

      Mercury

    • D. 

      The Sun

  • 11. 
    Weather is the condition of the atmosphere at a particular time.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    Which of the following tropical biomes has less than 50 cm of precipitation a year?
    • A. 

      Rain forests

    • B. 

      Desert

    • C. 

      Grassland

    • D. 

      Savanna

  • 13. 
    Which galaxy do we live in? 
    • A. 

      The Milky Way

    • B. 

      Elliptical Galaxy

    • C. 

      Irregular Galaxy

    • D. 

      Spiral Galaxy

  • 14. 
    The big bang theory states that the universe begin because aliens walked on the moon
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    Scientists study 77 kinds of constellations.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 16. 
    Which of the following is a factor that affects climate?
    • A. 

      Prevailing winds

    • B. 

      Latitude

    • C. 

      Ocean currents

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 17. 
    What are two ways you can keep yourself informed during severe weather?
    • A. 

      Watch animals and the sky

    • B. 

      Watch tv and listen to the radio

    • C. 

      Move to another city and watch the news

    • D. 

      Fly a kite and listen for the frogs

  • 18. 
    How many branches of Earth science are there?
    • A. 

      1

    • B. 

      2

    • C. 

      3

    • D. 

      4

  • 19. 
    Geology is a branch of Earth science.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 20. 
    Meteorology is the branch of Earth science related to 
    • A. 

      Weather and climate

    • B. 

      Clouds and space

    • C. 

      Rain and oceans

    • D. 

      The sun and stars

  • 21. 
    There are 100 _________ of stars in space.
    • A. 

      Million

    • B. 

      Thousand

    • C. 

      Billion billion

    • D. 

      Meteor

  • 22. 
    There are four branches of Earth ____
  • 23. 
    Oceanography is the study of the___
    • A. 

      Life

    • B. 

      Sea

    • C. 

      World

    • D. 

      Aquatic life

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