Earth Science Investigation & Experimentation Lesson Plans Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following is NOT true about science?

Question 2 2.

Use the contour map below to answer the following question.

Which of the following colored dots represent the steepest portion of the map?

Question 3 3. A scientist is running a test of her hypothesis. Which step of the scientific method is she executing?

Question 4 4. Which of the following best describes a pie graph?

Question 5 5. Which of the following best describes the term Relative Dating ?

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Question 6 6. At what step in the scientific method does a scientist propose the problem that he or she wants to solve?

Question 7 7. Which of these was not included as part of creating a hypothesis?

Question 8 8. Which of these terms best describes a break rocks where layers can slide past each other?

Question 9 9. Which type of chart plots the relationship between dependent and independent variables?

Question 10 10. Which type of chart illustrates relationships between concepts or steps in a process?

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Question 11 11. Which variable remains unaffected by the other variables of an experiment?

Question 12 12. What does the term scale refer to when making a graph?

Question 13 13. Which axis is the horizontal axis?

Question 14 14.

Use the graph below to answer the following question.

What is the range of the data on this graph?

Question 15 15. When making your own scale map which of the following steps would not be required?

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Question 16 16. What is the primary unit of a word called?

Question 17 17. Which rule keeps you from getting distracted by incorrect choices in a multiple-choice question?

Question 18 18. Which of the following maps would show the elevation of the land, the types of rocks and the ages of those rocks all on the same map?

Question 19 19. You have the following data table to work with. Which of these is the dependent variable?

Question 20 20. 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?

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Question 21 21. What is the main purpose of having a scale break on a graph?

Question 22 22. Which of these following words should be avoided when creating your own hypothesis?

Question 23 23.

Use the contour map below to answer the following question.

Which of the following colored dots is near the top of a mountain or hill on this map?

Question 24 24. Which rule describes what you should do when you're ready to read a multiple-choice question?

Question 25 25. Which concepts would you NOT have needed to remember for the problem with the dialysis bags?

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Question 26 26.

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

Question 28 28. Which of the following sample hypotheses is a poor choice?

Question 29 29. Which type of learner prefers pictures and charts?

Question 30 30. Which word part appears only AFTER the root?

Earth Science Investigation & Experimentation Lesson Plans 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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