5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- First Library of Alexandria
- Benjamin Franklin
- a Published the first chart of any current
- b The Milky Way is a specific ________________
- c contained written info on items of interest to seafarers. All ships that entered the harbor were recorded and a copy of records was kept there.
- d European who New Zealand
- e First to orient charts by placing east on the right hand side and north at the top
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- Earth was created ______________ billion years ago.
- a large, hot ball of gases, which is held together by gravity and gives off its own light
- discovered the New world by accident. the native americans had lived there for at least 11,000 years.
- Invented the chronometer
- Massive spheres of gases giving off light by fusing hydrogen atoms into helium are known as _____________
5 True/False Questions
Challenger → Charles Thomson and John Murray led first scientific oceanographic voyage. 4 yrs. thought they was no life below 1,800ft. able to sample down to 26,850ft. found 4,717 new species. took 15 yrs. to produce the "Challenger Report" 50 volume report.
Solar System → a group of planets that orbit around a fixed point of gravity EX. sun
polar → Technological advances in food storage and ship design in the 1900s made these expeditions possible.
Ocean → The vast body of saline water that occupies the depressions of the earth's surface is called the _______________
Cook → Earth was created ______________ billion years ago.