Earth Science & Science Basics Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which word part appears only AFTER the root?

Question 2 2. Which type of learner prefers pictures and charts?

Question 3 3. What is the primary unit of a word called?

Question 4 4. Which type of learning approach focuses on subdivided parts?

Question 5 5. Which of the following is viewed as scientific fact with no exceptions?

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Question 6 6. A controlled experiment tests how many variables at one time?

Question 7 7. Which of the following summarizes an accepted hypothesis tested by many scientists?

Question 8 8. An experiment should show that a hypothesis is either:

Question 9 9. Which is a process that requires feedback from the scientific community?

Question 10 10. Which of the following is NOT one of the six key steps of the scientific method?

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Question 11 11. A scientist is running a test of her hypothesis. Which step of the scientific method is she executing?

Question 12 12. At what step in the scientific method does a scientist propose the problem that he or she wants to solve?

Question 13 13. Which of the following can be found in the second period?

Question 14 14. Elements in Group 2 are known as the _____.

Question 15 15.

Which element is found in the group described by the statement below?

This group contains poisonous, very reactive elements often used in bacteria killing or household cleaners.

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Question 16 16. Which of the following will react violently with water to form a base?

Question 17 17. How are physical geologists different from historical geologists?

Question 18 18. Why is term 'geology' an appropriate name for the discipline?

Question 19 19. Who do we have to thank for knowing what to wear on any given day?

Question 20 20. Which of the following problems would an oceanographer help solve?

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Question 21 21. Which of the following is the closest to a mass of 500 mL of water?

Question 22 22. What is the density of a solid that has a mass of 9.2 grams and a volume of 12.3 cm^3? Would this object float or sink in water?

Question 23 23. How many mL are in 3.4 L?

Question 24 24. Which of the following are arranged from smallest unit to largest unit?

Question 25 25. Which type of chart compares data with relative percentages?

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Question 26 26. Which axis is the horizontal axis?

Question 27 27. Which type of chart plots the relationship between dependent and independent variables?

Question 28 28. Which variable remains unaffected by the other variables of an experiment?

Question 29 29. Which languages contribute to most scientific vocabulary?

Question 30 30. In order for a scientist's work to be accepted, other scientists must be able to _____ the experiment.

Earth Science & Science Basics Chapter Exam Instructions

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