Earth Science Quizzes & Trivia

The famous film Jurassic Park brought back to life from extinction one the greatest species that man has ever known, the dinosaurs. But did you know that it was not the Jurassic but the Mesozoic Era that was known as the “Age of Dinosaurs”? If you answered yes, then I guess you know very well the history of dinosaurs.

How about the different layers of the Earth? Do you know each and every layer of the planet you live in? Also, when someone mentions the term “hotspot” to you, would you know that it is not only a site that offers internet access to you, but also an area where material from deep within the mantle rises, melts, and forms magma? Have an Earth-shattering experience! Enjoy our Earth Science quiz.

The planets that we know of so far are in constant motion and the earth is no exemption. The earth orbits around the sun in what we have come to identify as revolution and spins around its axis. This process cannot be viewed...

Questions: 14  |  Attempts: 1895   |  Last updated: Jan 24, 2019
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     The earth spins on an angled tilt called a(n)

Most of the people usually don't know the difference between a mineral and a rock. A mineral is a naturally occurring solid that has a chemical composition and formed through geological processes. A rock, however, is made up...

Questions: 19  |  Attempts: 1114   |  Last updated: May 8, 2019
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    True or False: The factor that determine's a mineral physical characteristcs is based upon the internal arrangement of atoms.

In tenth-grade earth science we get to cover the minerals on the earth’s surface and the process inside and on the surface. Below is an interesting quiz on the earth science prologue. Do you think that you have what it...

Questions: 16  |  Attempts: 572   |  Last updated: May 8, 2019
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    What is the difference between an inference or an observation?

There are different types of resources in existence when it comes to earth. The resources are divided into either renewable or non-renewable. Have you been paying good attention to class lately and think you can tackle any quiz...

Questions: 19  |  Attempts: 453   |  Last updated: May 8, 2019
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    Hard, Non-living thing that comes from Earth, contains one or more minerals.

Earth science is a branch of science that helps us to know a lot about the planet we live in. According to the grade you are in, just how much knowledge do you have when it comes to this study and its various branches?...

Questions: 10  |  Attempts: 416   |  Last updated: Jun 6, 2019
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    Which of the following is NOT one of the main branches of Earth Science?

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Earth Science Questions & Answers

Which of the following statements best describes why the Earth has the four seasons?
How is C. the answer can you please explain to me because i have a earth science sol coming up and want to pass it with a 400 or higher.
Which statement provides evidence that the Earth revolves around the Sun?
The most compelling statement provided here is that different star constellations are visible on Earth at different seasons of the year, or answer D. For many hundreds of years, everyone has known that the earth revolves around the sun. However, the
Which of the following correctly describes the movement of Earth, Moon and sun?
In science class when we were younger, we all learned that the Earth rotates around the sun. When the earth does this, it creates the seasons depending on where you live. Every planet in the solar system rotates around the sun. Some of the planets ha
Which law of earth science states that "In an undisturbed area of rock, the layer of rock at the bottom of the area is the oldest" ?
The answer is commonly called as The Principle of Superposition. So you must consider the answer Principle of Superposition.