5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- James Hutton
- Cinder Cone
- Faunal Succession
- a the act of processing used or abandoned materials for use in creating new products.
- b Principle that states that in a series of layers that contain fossils, the oldest fossil is at the bottom.
- c Seismic sea wave that begins over an earthquake focus and can be highly destructive when it crashes on the shore.
- d Steep sided loosely packed volcano formed when tephra falls to the ground.
- e Geologist who developed the principle of Uniformitarianism, considered the father of modern geology.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- large, ancient landmass that was composed of all the continents joined together
- Surface along which rocks move when they pass their elastic limit and break
- A type of body fossil that forms in rock when an organism with hard parts is buried, decays or dissolves and leaves a cavity int he rock
- Thin film Of carbon residue preserved as a fossil.
- Principle that states that which cats across is younger that what it cuts.
5 True/False Questions
Earthquake → Vibrations producedwjen rocks break along a fault
Focus → In an earthquake, the point below Earth's surface were energy is released in the form of Seismic waves.
Epicenter → Igneous rock feature formed when magma is squeezed into a vertical crack that cuts across rock layers and hardens underground.
Index Fossil → The preserved remains or traces of an organism that lived in the past.
Intensity → The amount of damage caused by an earthquake.