Lakes: Definition & Facts - Quiz & Worksheet


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Lakes are:

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1. A crater lake is made from

2. A lake connected to an outside water source is called

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Chances are you've seen a lake before, but there are a number of different kinds of lakes, all with their own unique properties. This quiz tests you on some of these lakes.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

This lake quiz is here for you to test your ability to:

  • Identify the basic characteristic of a lake
  • Recall what crater lakes are made from
  • Recognize a type of lake from its description
  • Determine what is not a type of lake
  • Understand truths about the Dead Sea

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - draw from relevant information found in the lesson on lakes
  • Critical thinking - use this information to consider whether a given option is or is not a lake
  • Information recall - remember what you have now learned about lakes
  • Knowledge application - use this to successfully answer questions about types and properties of lakes

Additional Learning

Want to know more on the subject? The lesson, Lakes: Definition & Facts, covers the following objectives:

  • Explain how lakes form
  • Provide descriptions of types of lakes
  • Examine where lakes are found