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5 Matching questions

  1. Cook
  2. Protostar
  3. Egyptians
  4. polar
  5. Challenger
  1. a Technological advances in food storage and ship design in the 1900s made these expeditions possible.
  2. b The early stage of a star is refered to as ______________
  3. c This expedition started the science of oceanography
  4. d Organized shipborne commerce on the Nile River!
  5. e European who mapped the Great Barrier Reef

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. John Harrison invented the ________________
  2. The process (or result) of applying the scientific method to the ocean, its surroundings and the life within it is called _________________
  3. This expedition in 1968 found evidence to support sea floor spreading and plate tectonics.
  4. This person's estimate of the circumference of the earth was used by Christopher Columbus
  5. The vast body of saline water that occupies the depressions of the earth's surface is called the _______________

5 True/False questions

  1. Stick Chartsa large, hot ball of gases, which is held together by gravity and gives off its own light

          

  2. PolynesiansAmong the first to use celestial navigation

          

  3. ColumbusThe invention of the __________ and central rudder, and improvements in sail design were contributions made by the Chinese.

          

  4. AntarticaThe US Exploring Expedition explored ______________

          

  5. Density StratificationThe US Exploring Expedition explored ______________

          

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