Earth Science 101: Earth Science Final Exam

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Question 1 1. When did the Big Bang theory first originate and with whom?

Question 2 2. The Mesozoic Era was the Age of Dinosaurs, and the current Cenozoic Era is the Age of _____.

Question 3 3. Consider a wood burning fireplace as a system in which the wood is completely burned into ash and soot. The mass of the wood after burning would be equal to which of the following?

Question 4 4. Based on the geothermal gradient, what is the approximate temperature of the mantle 10 kilometers below the surface?

Question 5 5. Which of the following is a FALSE statement about floodplains?

Question 6 6. Gas can be turned into a plasma on Earth with the addition of:

Question 7 7. Which is NOT true about groundwater?

Question 8 8. Which is a land feature created by alpine glaciers?

Question 9 9. The texture of igneous rocks will depend greatly on:

Question 10 10. Which is one of the four main categories of cloud?

Question 11 11. When does global warming occur?

Question 12 12. Which winds blow towards the poles and work to create the Ferrell cells?

Question 13 13. Which of the following is NOT a reason that the removal of vegetation increases the risk of mass wasting?

Question 14 14. What is the classification of a volcano that has not erupted in the past 10,000 years, but has the potential to erupt in the future?

Question 15 15. The seismic waves that do most of the shaking are:

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