All About Earth Science?

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Earth Science Quizzes & Trivia

Earth science is a particular brand of science related to the planet on which we live, and it deals with the physical constitution of the earth and its atmosphere. What do you know about the topic?


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is moving air called?
    • A. 

      Matter

    • B. 

      Wind

    • C. 

      Water

    • D. 

      Mass

  • 2. 
    What is the tendency of Earth's rotation to turn winds called?
    • A. 

      Affecting Effect

    • B. 

      Earth Affection

    • C. 

      Coriolis Effect

    • D. 

      Greenhouse Effect

  • 3. 
    What are the fastest and strongest global winds called?
    • A. 

      Running Winds

    • B. 

      Global Streams

    • C. 

      Streaming Jets

    • D. 

      Jet Streams

  • 4. 
    What chamber do divers go into to prevent a diving sickness called "the bends"?
    • A. 

      Hyperbaric Chamber

    • B. 

      Pot Chamber

    • C. 

      Chamber Of Secrets

    • D. 

      Nitrogen Chamber

  • 5. 
    What ongoing process allows water to be constantly recycled?
    • A. 

      Carbon Cycle

    • B. 

      Air Cycle

    • C. 

      Water Cycle

    • D. 

      Dioxide Cycle

  • 6. 
    What is the measure of the moisture level of air called?
    • A. 

      Validity

    • B. 

      Humidor

    • C. 

      Humorous

    • D. 

      Humidity

  • 7. 
    What is a comparison of air water vapor to amounts of vapor at a given temperature called?
    • A. 

      Relative Validity

    • B. 

      Running Water

    • C. 

      Vaporizing

    • D. 

      Relative Humidity

  • 8. 
    What type of cloud is fog?
    • A. 

      Nimbus

    • B. 

      Cirrus

    • C. 

      Stratus

    • D. 

      Cumulus

  • 9. 
    What is the study of atmospheric conditions and climate called?
    • A. 

      Weatherology

    • B. 

      Atmosology

    • C. 

      Meteorology

    • D. 

      Inclementology

  • 10. 
    What is a front that does not advance called?
    • A. 

      Occluded Front

    • B. 

      Warm Front

    • C. 

      Stationary Front

    • D. 

      Sedentary Front

  • 11. 
    What type of satellites are always in the same spot in Earth's orbit?
    • A. 

      Dirty Satellites

    • B. 

      Geostationary Satellites

    • C. 

      Moon Satellites

    • D. 

      Polar Orbiting Satellites

  • 12. 
    From what type of storm does a hurricane form?
    • A. 

      Tropical Depression

    • B. 

      Tsunami

    • C. 

      Typhoon

    • D. 

      Tornado

  • 13. 
    Which of these is another name for dirt?
    • A. 

      Ruler

    • B. 

      Soda

    • C. 

      Soil

    • D. 

      Inter

  • 14. 
    What process helps to break down rocks by wind, air or rain?
    • A. 

      Physical Weathering

    • B. 

      Cyclical Weathering

    • C. 

      Chemical Weathering

    • D. 

      Physical Education

  • 15. 
    How are pockets of air in soil made?
    • A. 

      Degradation

    • B. 

      Aeration

    • C. 

      Variation

    • D. 

      Congratulations