Week 17 Inside Earth

21 Questions | Total Attempts: 35

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Week 17 Inside Earth - Quiz

This quiz is for Inside Earth the 17th week of the Earth Science for the Logic Stage curriculum.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which layer contains most of the earth’s mass?
    • A. 

      Crust

    • B. 

      Mantle

    • C. 

      Outer Core

    • D. 

      Inner Core

  • 2. 
    3. What is the name for the crust and the top part of the mantle?
    • A. 

      Inner Core

    • B. 

      Mesosphere

    • C. 

      Asthenosphere

    • D. 

      Lithosphere

  • 3. 
    The inner core is.......
    • A. 

      Liquid

    • B. 

      Solid

  • 4. 
    Complete this sentence: Earth's crust is more dense under _________ and less dense under _________________.
    • A. 

      Continents, oceans

    • B. 

      Oceans, continents

    • C. 

      Oceans, inner core

    • D. 

      Outer core, mantle

  • 5. 
    Which layer has the coolest temperature?
    • A. 

      Crust

    • B. 

      Mantle

    • C. 

      Outer Core

    • D. 

      Inner Core

  • 6. 
    Where is the crust the thickest?
    • A. 

      Oceans

    • B. 

      Mountains

    • C. 

      Stratosphere

    • D. 

      Magma plume

  • 7. 
    Which layer contains the highest mountains and the deepest oceans?
    • A. 

      Crust

    • B. 

      Mantle

    • C. 

      Outer Core

    • D. 

      Inner Core

  • 8. 
    Which layer of the earth can be studied by direct means?  (Not indirect!!!)
    • A. 

      Crust

    • B. 

      Mantle

    • C. 

      Inner Core

    • D. 

      Outer Core

  • 9. 
    Which layer can be worn down by erosion and weathering (weathering is when weather like rain and wind blow against rocks and break them up)
    • A. 

      Crust

    • B. 

      Mantle

    • C. 

      Outer Core

    • D. 

      Inner Core

  • 10. 
    250 years ago, there was a single giant continent called Pangea. True or False?
  • 11. 
    These plates fit the Earth like:
    • A. 

      A glove

    • B. 

      A puzzle

    • C. 

      A jigsaw puzzle

    • D. 

      All of the above

    • E. 

      Just B and C

  • 12. 
    What type of plate boundary is this?
    • A. 

      Transform

    • B. 

      Divergent

    • C. 

      Convergent

  • 13. 
    What type of plate boundary is this?
    • A. 

      Transform

    • B. 

      Divergent

    • C. 

      Convergent

  • 14. 
    What type of plate boundary is this?
    • A. 

      Transform

    • B. 

      Divergent

    • C. 

      Convergent

  • 15. 
    # 6 on the map is which of the following plates?
    • A. 

      Eurasian

    • B. 

      African

    • C. 

      Pacific

    • D. 

      Antarctic

    • E. 

      South American

  • 16. 
    # 5 on the map is which of the following plates?
    • A. 

      Eurasian

    • B. 

      African

    • C. 

      Pacific

    • D. 

      Antarctic

    • E. 

      South American

  • 17. 
    # 4 on the map is which of the following plates?
    • A. 

      Eurasian

    • B. 

      African

    • C. 

      Pacific

    • D. 

      Antarctic

    • E. 

      South American

  • 18. 
    # 2 on the map is which of the following plates?
    • A. 

      Eurasian

    • B. 

      African

    • C. 

      Pacific

    • D. 

      North American

    • E. 

      South American

  • 19. 
    # 3 on the map is which of the following plates?
    • A. 

      Eurasian

    • B. 

      African

    • C. 

      Pacific

    • D. 

      North American

    • E. 

      South American

  • 20. 
    # 1 on the map is which of the following plates?
    • A. 

      Eurasian

    • B. 

      African

    • C. 

      Pacific

    • D. 

      North American

    • E. 

      South American

  • 21. 
    From the diagram below which letter represents the 'Zone of subduction''?
    • A. 

      A

    • B. 

      B

    • C. 

      C

    • D. 

      D

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