Earth Science Investigation & Experimentation: Help and Review Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which rule allows you to get oriented to the information in the problem?

Question 2 2. Which is a process that requires feedback from the scientific community?

Question 3 3. Which rule describes how you come to understand what a chart means and how to use it effectively?

Question 4 4. Which of the following is the best description of a graph?

Question 5 5. Which of the following is not true about contour lines?

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Question 6 6. Which type of learning approach focuses on subdivided parts?

Question 7 7. Which type of learner prefers pictures and charts?

Question 8 8. Which of the following sample hypotheses is a poor choice?

Question 9 9. Which of the following best describes the term Relative Dating ?

Question 10 10. Which of these following words should be avoided when creating your own hypothesis?

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Question 11 11. Which of the following best describes the term scale map ?

Question 12 12. Relative dating is all about order and sequence, which of these items would most likely be the youngest object within each set of items?

Question 13 13.

Use the image below to answer the following question.

How do scientists know that the fault (labeled E) happened after the intrusion (labeled D) on this diagram?

Question 14 14. Which of the following is(are) a form(s) of geologic intrusion(s)?

Question 15 15. Which rule describes what you should do when you're ready to read a multiple-choice question?

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Question 16 16. Which of the following best describes a Topographic Map?

Question 17 17. Which of the following best describes a pie graph?

Question 18 18. While creating a project for the science fair, you know that you want to test different materials out to see which absorb the most water. Which of the following would be an example of a good hypothesis?

Question 19 19. Which rule helps you identify the biological ideas that you'll need to reference in order to solve the problem?

Question 20 20. A scientist is running a test of her hypothesis. Which step of the scientific method is she executing?

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Question 21 21. Use the graph below to answer the following question. What is the most wanted food from the grill?

Question 22 22. Which type of chart plots the relationship between dependent and independent variables?

Question 23 23. What is the main purpose of having a scale break on a graph?

Question 24 24. When using a scale map (specifically the ratio), what does the first number refer to?

Question 25 25. Which rule keeps you from getting distracted by incorrect choices in a multiple-choice question?

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Question 26 26. Which of these terms best describes a break rocks where layers can slide past each other?

Question 27 27. Which languages contribute to most scientific vocabulary?

Question 28 28. Which type of chart illustrates relationships between concepts or steps in a process?

Question 29 29. At what step in the scientific method does a scientist propose the problem that he or she wants to solve?

Question 30 30. Which rule describes the very first thing you should do when encountering a problem involving a graph or chart?

Earth Science Investigation & Experimentation: Help and Review Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

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