Ch 13: OAE Earth & Space Science: Earth's Internal Structure

About This Chapter

Use this chapter to review what you need to know about the internal and external forces that shape the Earth's surface, the internal layers of the Earth and how these layers are studied as you prepare for the OAE Earth and Space Science exam.

OAE Earth & Space Science: Earth's Internal Structure - Chapter Summary

Watch these videos to review information about the internal structures of the Earth. In them, expert instructors discuss the layers of the Earth as well as the forces that shape the Earth's surface. After completing this chapter, you should be prepared to answer questions on the OAE Earth and Space Science test about:

  • Internal and external forces that shape the surface of the Earth
  • The crust, mantle and core of the Earth
  • How the Earth's interior structures are studied

Complete the assessments that accompany these lessons to fortify your understanding of the information presented and find topics you don't understand. You can further reinforce your understanding by returning to the videos via the embedded video tags. Use these tags to skip over the material you've already mastered. If you feel you would benefit from an alternative review of the material, try reading over the lesson transcripts.

OAE Earth & Space Science: Earth's Internal Structure Chapter Objectives

The OAE Earth and Space Science exam is a computer-based exam used in the state of Ohio to certify science teachers. This exam is composed of 150 multiple-choice questions and is administered in a 180-minute testing session. Twenty-five percent of the questions on this exam belong to Geology domain, and this section could include questions on the Earth's internal structures. Use the videos and assessments in this chapter to improve your understanding of the Earth's internal structures and the forces that act upon them to prepare for these questions.

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