6th Grade Earth Science Quizzes & Trivia

Earth Science is known to be a lesson that is usually taught in middle school. Students are expected to have learned a bit about it before they can tackle the more complicated lessons and information. This is the time when students can learn more about the different natural resources that can be found in this world and the minerals that are considered to be precious by a lot of people. They will also learn more about the rock cycle and even the formation of soil.

They will be given more details about why earthquakes occur, which can be very timely at present with all of the earthquakes that are happening in different parts of the world. Probably one of the favorites of students when learning about earth science is astronomy. There are quizzes online that they can take if they want to determine if they have already gained enough knowledge about the subject.

Intro to Earth science and the branches of earth science

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    The correct tool that scientists use to measure volume is

Limestone was formed from the remains of organisms that lived in ancient seas. Large areas of beautiful countryside in the UK consist of limestone formed when the country was under water. It forms in shallow tropical seas and so...

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    Gaping Gill is an excellent example of what feature?

Earth Science/ Geography or Geology is the subject that deals with the study of the Earth and its lands, features, inhabitants, and phenomena. A literal translation would be 'to describe or write about the Earth'. The...

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    What sort of map uses colour shading?




6th Grade Earth Science Questions and Answers