5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- crustal deformation
- a The alternate rising and falling of the surface of the ocean and water bodies (such as gulfs and bays) connected with the ocean that occurs usually twice a day, and is caused by the gravitational attraction of the sun and moon occurring unequally on different parts of the Earth.
- b To subject to the action of the elements.
- c The average course or condition of the weather at a place usually over a period of years as exhibited by temperature, wind velocity and precipitation.
- d A change in the crust of a planet, moon or asteroid.
- e The part of the interior of a terrestrial planet, especially the Earth, that lies beneath the lithosphere and above the central core.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- To fracture so as to produce a geologic fault.
- A broad luminous irregular band of light that stretches completely around the celestial sphere and is caused by the light of myriads of faint stars.
- One of a large number of celestial bodies of various size that appear as meteors when they enter Earth's atmosphere.
- A long, narrow, deep depression in the ocean bed.
- To cause (a portion of Earth's surface) to rise above adjacent areas.
5 True/False Questions
magma → Molten rock material within the Earth from which igneous rock results by cooling.
folding → Causing rock strata to undergo bending or curvature.
glaciation → The circulatory motion that occurs in a fluid at a non-uniform temperature owing to the variation of its density and the action of gravity.
barometer → An instrument for measuring and indicating the force or speed of the wind.
convection → To subject to glacial action in which a large body of ice moves slowly down a slope or valley, or spreads outward on a land surface.