Ch 6: Michigan Merit Exam: Earth's Interior Structure

About This Chapter

This brief chapter on Earth's interior structure is intended to assist you in your preparation for the earth sciences portion of the Michigan Merit Exam. These lessons were designed by experienced instructors who are here to answer questions as you go.

Michigan Merit Exam: Earth's Interior Structure - Chapter Summary

Explore Earth from the inside out. These lessons take you through the layers of Earth so that you can answer related questions during the Michigan Merit Exam. You can explore the following topics:

  • Earth's layers: crust, core & mantle
  • The study of Earth's interior
  • The continental crust
  • The oceanic crust

Watch the video lessons and read the written lesson transcripts. These materials can be reviewed as many times as you like. The videos can also be searched topic-by-topic with the interactive video timeline tool. Lesson quizzes and practice exams are there to help make sure you have retained lesson content for test day.

Michigan Merit Exam: Earth's Interior Structure - Chapter Objectives

The Michigan Merit Exam (MME) is given to 11th-grade students every spring in Michigan to assess their academic accomplishment against state standards. The MME is an umbrella term for several tests given over an eight week period. This chapter relates to the computer-based M-Step Science test. It has an estimated completion time of 50 minutes, but administrators will give you as much time as you need to complete the M-Step.

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