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Earth's Spheres & Structures: Help and Review Chapter Exam

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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Question 1 1. Which of the following is NOT a reason that sphere interactions are important?

Question 2 2. How can you tell where one sphere ends and the next one begins?

Question 3 3. Why is term 'geology' an appropriate name for the discipline?

Question 4 4. A plant rooted in the ground has a connection to which sphere(s)?

Question 5 5. Which of the following problems would an oceanographer help solve?

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Question 6 6. Which parts of the Earth are contained in the lithosphere?

Question 7 7. Why are plants and animals part of the biosphere?

Question 8 8. Which is NOT one of Earth's four spheres?

Question 9 9. We look up in the sky and see a cloud. Which sphere is this cloud in?

Question 10 10. Who do we have to thank for knowing what to wear on any given day?

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Question 11 11. How does the mantle differ from the crust?

Question 12 12. Sara is considering moving to California, but she is scared of earthquakes. Who should she look to for answers about earthquakes on the San Andreas fault?

Question 13 13. Why is rain not part of the atmosphere?

Question 14 14. How does the inner core differ from the outer core?

Question 15 15. How are physical geologists different from historical geologists?

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Question 16 16. What is the cause of earthquakes, volcanoes, and mountains on Earth?

Question 17 17. Why is the inner core solid?

Question 18 18. Which of the following is NOT one of Earth's four spheres?

Question 19 19. The interior of the Earth is part of which sphere?

Question 20 20. Which statement about the four spheres of Earth is true?

Earth's Spheres & Structures: 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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