Do You Actually Know Earth Science?

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What Do You Know About Earth Science?


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  • 1. 
    What are the soil layers called?
    • A. 

      Vertical Horizons

    • B. 

      Soilless Mixtures

    • C. 

      Soil Horizons

    • D. 

      Systems Horizons

  • 2. 
    Which word means to "filter down through the soil horizons"?
    • A. 

      Validate

    • B. 

      Permanent

    • C. 

      Chocolate

    • D. 

      Percolate

  • 3. 
    What is the transport of top layers of soil to another place called?
    • A. 

      Dirty Liftoff

    • B. 

      Running Soil

    • C. 

      Dirt Cycles

    • D. 

      Soil Erosion

  • 4. 
    What is the destruction of forests called?
    • A. 

      Bottling

    • B. 

      Blazing

    • C. 

      Clearing

    • D. 

      Deforestation

  • 5. 
    What word means to degrade naturally?
    • A. 

      Biodegrade

    • B. 

      Bioluminescence

    • C. 

      Biology

    • D. 

      Biodecay

  • 6. 
    What are rocks made from?
    • A. 

      Clouds

    • B. 

      Aliens

    • C. 

      Minerals

    • D. 

      Webs

  • 7. 
    What molecules in fossil fuels are made from carbon and hydrogen?
    • A. 

      Water

    • B. 

      Air

    • C. 

      Carbon Dioxide

    • D. 

      Hydrocarbons

  • 8. 
    What is water that flows over the ground rather than seeping into it called?
    • A. 

      Zone Of Saturation

    • B. 

      Flood

    • C. 

      Runoff

    • D. 

      Water Table

  • 9. 
    What is the process that removes salt from sea water?
    • A. 

      Saltification

    • B. 

      Transformation

    • C. 

      Desalination

    • D. 

      Cessation

  • 10. 
    What is water treated with to prevent bacteria from growing?
    • A. 

      Chlorine

    • B. 

      Sugar

    • C. 

      Fluoride

    • D. 

      Salt

  • 11. 
    What layer in the atmosphere is responsible for filtering out solar radiation?
    • A. 

      Egg Layer

    • B. 

      Green Layer

    • C. 

      Ozone Layer

    • D. 

      Torque Layer

  • 12. 
    What acidic precipitation occurs when sulfur dioxides build up in the clouds?
    • A. 

      Melting Ice

    • B. 

      Acid Rain

    • C. 

      Sulfur Snow

    • D. 

      Salt Rain

  • 13. 
    In what modern-day country did the dog called the Rhodesian Ridgeback originate?
    • A. 

      South Africa

    • B. 

      India

    • C. 

      South Arabia

    • D. 

      Zimbabwe

  • 14. 
    A vine disease caused by a fungus that attacks the green part of the vine is called?
    • A. 

      D'vine Disease

    • B. 

      Fungus Amoongus

    • C. 

      Black Rot

    • D. 

      Whitefly Fungus

  • 15. 
    What natural disaster is said to be 100 times greater than an atomic bomb?
    • A. 

      Earthquake

    • B. 

      Tornado

    • C. 

      Hurricane

    • D. 

      Volcano Eruption