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  • 1. 
    The process of weathered material moving due to gravity is called what?
    • A. 

      Dormancy

    • B. 

      Momentum

    • C. 

      Dispersion

    • D. 

      Erosion

  • 2. 
    What color is a black light bulb?
    • A. 

      Yellow

    • B. 

      Green

    • C. 

      Purple

    • D. 

      Blue

  • 3. 
    The measurement of a point relative to sea level or ground level is known as what?
    • A. 

      Layer

    • B. 

      Longitude

    • C. 

      Topography

    • D. 

      Altitude

  • 4. 
    When the moon appears to block the sun, as seen from Earth, what is the event called?
    • A. 

      Lunar Eclipse

    • B. 

      Blue Moon

    • C. 

      Solar Eclipse

    • D. 

      Solar Flare

  • 5. 
    What general name is also given to natural satellites?
    • A. 

      Star

    • B. 

      Saturn

    • C. 

      Moon

    • D. 

      Nova

  • 6. 
    What is a nuclear reaction in which two small atomic nuclei fuse called in scientific terms?
    • A. 

      Nuclear Fusion

    • B. 

      Fission

    • C. 

      Gravity

    • D. 

      Nebula

  • 7. 
    What do we call data sent from a spacecraft to ground stations?
    • A. 

      Telemetry

    • B. 

      Element

    • C. 

      Signal Path

    • D. 

      Frequency Response

  • 8. 
    What is a unit that measures force?
    • A. 

      Newton

    • B. 

      Kelvin

    • C. 

      Gauss

    • D. 

      Watt-Hour

  • 9. 
    The measure of electrical resistance is more commonly known as what?
    • A. 

      Ohm

    • B. 

      Current

    • C. 

      Epa

    • D. 

      Glaucoma

  • 10. 
    What is a character encoding scheme used by many computers called?
    • A. 

      Morse Code

    • B. 

      Html

    • C. 

      Ascii

    • D. 

      Wordpad

  • 11. 
    What unit used for measuring cloth is equivalent to 40 yards?
    • A. 

      Bolt

    • B. 

      Gross

    • C. 

      Cubit

    • D. 

      Ream

  • 12. 
    What does the scientist called a "cytologist" do?
    • A. 

      Works With Metal Alloys

    • B. 

      Studies Cells

    • C. 

      Studies Atomic Nuclei

    • D. 

      Studies Stars

  • 13. 
    What is a lumen?
    • A. 

      Measure Of The Amount Of Light

    • B. 

      Well-Defined Cloud Mass

    • C. 

      Statement Of Expected Occurrences

    • D. 

      Pressure Exerted By The Atmosphere

  • 14. 
    How is the unit of measurement "chain" defined?
    • A. 

      66 Feet Or One-Tenth Of A Furlong In Length

    • B. 

      Rain, Snow, Hail, Sleet, Dew, And Frost

    • C. 

      Small Remote-Controlled Vehicle

    • D. 

      Rotation Through A Full Circle

  • 15. 
    Which one of the food groups is a good source of calcium, protein, riboflavin and vitamin A?
    • A. 

      Milk Group

    • B. 

      Fruit Group

    • C. 

      Vegetable Group

    • D. 

      Grain Group

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