TExES Science 7-12: Earth's Changing Surfaces Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Why is plate tectonics a unifying theory in geology?

Question 2 2. After an earthquake, P waves, or compression waves

Question 3 3. Which of these features would have been impossible without weathering?

Question 4 4. After an earthquake, S waves, or Shear waves

Question 5 5. How do scientists gather data about the interior layers of the earth?

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Question 6 6. Which is NOT a type of weathering?

Question 7 7. Which is an example of biological weathering?

Question 8 8. What do scientists think causes some volcanoes to be explosive?

Question 9 9. Which is an example of chemical weathering?

Question 10 10. Which of these is an example of physical weathering?

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Question 11 11. The Himalayas and Tibetan Plateau are the result of a collision between plates of which two kinds of lithosphere?

Question 12 12. What is significant about the shadow zone.

Question 13 13. The Mid-Atlantic Ridge is an example of what type of plate boundary?

Question 14 14. What is the name for circulation of hot rocks in the mantle?

Question 15 15. At what type of plate boundary does subduction occur?

TExES Science 7-12: Earth's Changing Surfaces Chapter Exam Instructions

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