Earth, Space Science & Weather Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Earth's only natural satellite is:

Question 2 2. What is weather?

Question 3 3. Cloud formation is an example of condensation because _____.

Question 4 4. How are cumulus clouds formed?

Question 5 5. The difference in the strength of gravity between two points on a body is a:

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Question 6 6. How long does it usually take for a rock to make a complete trip through the rock cycle?

Question 7 7. Which of the following is incorrect?

Question 8 8. What can happen to an igneous rock after it is formed?

Question 9 9. What type of weather front is occurring down the middle of America?

Question 10 10. This is a small icy body that orbits in the solar system and develops a tail of gas as it approaches the sun:

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Question 11 11. A _____ is an object that may one day become a _____ if it survives its journey through Earth's atmosphere:

Question 12 12. Which of the following best describes a front?

Question 13 13. An occluded front involves how many air masses?

Question 14 14. Rocks that are transformed into different rocks under intense heat and pressure are known as _____.

Question 15 15. The first phase of the moon is:

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Question 16 16. These are low tides that are very low and high tides that are very high at full and new moon:

Question 17 17. This is a minor planet that's made up of metal and/or rock:

Question 18 18. Which of these is true?

Question 19 19. Where on Earth would you find the most dense air masses?

Question 20 20. Spring tides occur because of:

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Question 21 21. Fog and long periods of rain are produced by which front?

Question 22 22. What is the cause of earthquakes, volcanoes, and mountains on Earth?

Question 23 23. Which parts of the Earth are contained in the lithosphere?

Question 24 24. Transpiration is the process that occurs when _____.

Question 25 25. If you wanted to collect sedimentary rocks, what sort of characteristics would you look for in a rock's composition?

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Question 26 26. The moon's phases depend on:

Question 27 27. What happens to air as it heats up?

Question 28 28. How does the inner core differ from the outer core?

Question 29 29. Wind is forced to rise when it hits a mountain. The rising air then cools, and the moisture within it condenses into snow. This process is an example of _____.

Question 30 30. Steam is an example of which part of the water cycle?

Earth, Space Science & Weather Chapter Exam Instructions

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