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Earth Science: Earth Layers & Waves
Seismic Wave
Reflection
Seismograph
Mantle
a wave of energy that travels through the Earth and away from…
The bouncing back of a wave when it hits a surface through wh…
an instrument that records vibrations in the ground and deter…
the layer of rock between the Earth's crust and core
Seismic Wave
a wave of energy that travels through the Earth and away from…
Reflection
The bouncing back of a wave when it hits a surface through wh…
Science - Layers of the Earth/Volcanoes
crust
mantle
core
magma
the outer layer of the Earth. It is thin and made mostly of r…
the thick and hot middle layer of the Earth
the inner layer the Earth. It has two parts: the inner and ou…
melted rock inside the Earth
crust
the outer layer of the Earth. It is thin and made mostly of r…
mantle
the thick and hot middle layer of the Earth
Science: Earth's Layers
Crust
Mantle
Outer Core
Inner Core
Earth's cool outer layer of mostly solid rock
Earth's large middle area
liquid layer made up of melted iron and nickel
layer made up of solid iron and nickel
Crust
Earth's cool outer layer of mostly solid rock
Mantle
Earth's large middle area
Earth Science - Layers of the Earth
inner core
outer core
mantle
crust
A dense sphere of solid iron and nickel in the center of Earth.
It is the Earth's liquid layer composed of iron and nickel wh…
Earth's thickest layer made of hot rock and is less dense tha…
The outer layer of Earth's made of solid rock
inner core
A dense sphere of solid iron and nickel in the center of Earth.
outer core
It is the Earth's liquid layer composed of iron and nickel wh…
7 terms
6th Earth Science-Layers of the Earth
geology
density
crust
lithoshpere
The study of the forces that make and shape the earth.
The amount of matter in a unit of volume.
Thinnest layer of the earth; made of mostly silicon and oxygen.
A rigid layer made up of the uppermost part of the mantle and…
geology
The study of the forces that make and shape the earth.
density
The amount of matter in a unit of volume.
8 terms
Science Layers of the Earth
geologist
Does the Crust of the earth Move?
What happens to the temperature a you…
What is the Earth's Magnetic field sim…
A scientist who studies the forces that make and shape planet…
Yes
It increases... A LOT!
The Earth's magnetic field is similar to that of a bar magnet…
geologist
A scientist who studies the forces that make and shape planet…
Does the Crust of the earth Move?
Yes
36 terms
earth science layers of the earth
The layers of the earth are:
crust
mantle
core
crust,mantle and core
thinest layer of the earth.5 to 100 m thick.2 types of crust:…
layer between the crust and core. contains most of the earths…
The center of the earth. divided into 2: outer core and inner…
The layers of the earth are:
crust,mantle and core
crust
thinest layer of the earth.5 to 100 m thick.2 types of crust:…
10 terms
Layers of the Earth-SCIENCE
Pangaea
Asthenosphere
Lithosphere
Mantle
Large, ancient landmass that was composed of all the continen…
the lower layer of the crust
the solid part of the earth consisting of the crust and outer…
The layer of hot, solid material between Earth's crust and core
Pangaea
Large, ancient landmass that was composed of all the continen…
Asthenosphere
the lower layer of the crust
7 terms
Earth Science- Layers of the Earth
crust
mantle
_______ occurs in the mantle because i…
core
outermost layer that is divided into a continental crust and…
layer located between the crust and the inner core; the thick…
convection
the name for the center of the earth made up of mostly iron t…
crust
outermost layer that is divided into a continental crust and…
mantle
layer located between the crust and the inner core; the thick…
13 terms
Earth Science: Layers of the Earth
Crust
Crust
Oceanic Crust
Oceanic Crust
Outermost Layer
Layer Less Than 1% of Earth
Dense and thin crust
Crust made of Basalt
Crust
Outermost Layer
Crust
Layer Less Than 1% of Earth
21 terms
7th Grade Science - Earth Layers
The Earth has layers because:
Lithosphere
Crust
Asthenosphere
Different materials in layers... Different temperatures ... Differe…
outermost layer of Earth; Crust + the solid outer part of the…
least dense of all layers; Made mostly of silicates (silicon…
under the lithosphere; Part of the upper mantle. It's a solid…
The Earth has layers because:
Different materials in layers... Different temperatures ... Differe…
Lithosphere
outermost layer of Earth; Crust + the solid outer part of the…
76 terms
Science Layers of Earth
Rocks are a mixture of
Scientist classify rocks according to…
Some mineral are made of one element
Other minerals are made of two or more…
minerals
Formed
True
True
Rocks are a mixture of
minerals
Scientist classify rocks according to…
Formed
6 terms
Science Vocabulary - Layers of the Earth
igneous r.
sedimentary r.
metamorphic r.
mantle
Rock that has been melted and then hardens
When small rocks joined together
Rocks changed to something else by heat & etc.
A thick layer between Earth's crust & core
igneous r.
Rock that has been melted and then hardens
sedimentary r.
When small rocks joined together
9 terms
Earth Science - Layers of Earth
4 Layers of Earth
Crust
Mantle
Outer Core
1) Crust 2) Mantle 3) Outer Core 4) Inner Core
Outermost rocky shell of a planet
The thickest layer of the Earth, under the Crust
A layer of liquid metals that surround the inner core
4 Layers of Earth
1) Crust 2) Mantle 3) Outer Core 4) Inner Core
Crust
Outermost rocky shell of a planet
6th Grade Science - Layers of the Earth
Inner Core
Outer Core
Mantle
Crust
The sphere of solid nickel and iron at the center... of Earth; s…
The outer layer of Earth's core; surrounds the... inner core and…
The solid layer of Earth between the crust and the core; made…
The thin, solid outermost layer of Earth; made of less dense…
Inner Core
The sphere of solid nickel and iron at the center... of Earth; s…
Outer Core
The outer layer of Earth's core; surrounds the... inner core and…
Layers of the Earth- Science
Compositional layer
The Core
Inner core
Outer Core
based on their chemical makeup
the deepest layer... heavy metals like iron and nickel... it is div…
very solid
liquid
Compositional layer
based on their chemical makeup
The Core
the deepest layer... heavy metals like iron and nickel... it is div…
Science - Earth's Layers
Earth's crust
Earth's mantle
Inner core
What caused the interior of Earth to s…
thinnest layer, less dense than other layers
thickest layer, more dense than crust
most dense of Earth's layers
the gravitational pull on materials of varying densities
Earth's crust
thinnest layer, less dense than other layers
Earth's mantle
thickest layer, more dense than crust
6 terms
Science Vocab: Layers of the Earth
Crust
Molton
Lithosphere
Mantle
The outside layer of the earths surface that is made up of rock
Made of liquid by heated melted
The rock and soil that make up the earths surface;the earths…
A layer of partly melted rock found directly beneath the lith…
Crust
The outside layer of the earths surface that is made up of rock
Molton
Made of liquid by heated melted
6th Grade Science - Layers of the Earth
Inner Core
Outer Core
Mantle
Crust
The sphere of solid nickel and iron at the center... of Earth; s…
The outer layer of Earth's core; surrounds the... inner core and…
The solid layer of Earth between the crust and the core; made…
The thin, solid outermost layer of Earth; made of less dense…
Inner Core
The sphere of solid nickel and iron at the center... of Earth; s…
Outer Core
The outer layer of Earth's core; surrounds the... inner core and…
6 terms
Earth Science: Earth layers
Crust
Lithosphere
Asthenosphere
Mesosphere
1-50 km
100km
100-200km
200-2900km
Crust
1-50 km
Lithosphere
100km
6 terms
Science: Inside the Earth (Layers of the Earth)
lithosphere
athenosphere
mantle
crust
The crust and the top part of the mantle
The layer of hot melted rock under the lithosphere. It is par…
The largest layer of the earth. It is under the crust.
The smallest layer of the earth. It is the where we live.
lithosphere
The crust and the top part of the mantle
athenosphere
The layer of hot melted rock under the lithosphere. It is par…
42 terms
Science Layers of Earth
A rock is a mixture of?
A mineral is?
Some mineral are made of one element
Other minerals are made of two or more…
minerals
a solid material that is formed by nature in or on Earth's cr…
True
True
A rock is a mixture of?
minerals
A mineral is?
a solid material that is formed by nature in or on Earth's cr…
Science Layers of Earth
Crust
Mantle
Outer Core
Inner Core
The outermost and thinnest layer of the earth, about 5 km on…
About 2,900 km thick zone below the crust and divided into an…
The Only liquid layer, mostly made up of iron and nickel, any…
An extremely hot layer of iron and nickel and is anywhere dee…
Crust
The outermost and thinnest layer of the earth, about 5 km on…
Mantle
About 2,900 km thick zone below the crust and divided into an…
13 terms
Science quiz (Layers of the earth)
core
mantle
the Flood
sediment
center of the earth, hot and under extreme pressure
middle layer of earth, makes up most of the earth's mass
the event that caused the entire crust of the earth to change
small bits of weathered rock
core
center of the earth, hot and under extreme pressure
mantle
middle layer of earth, makes up most of the earth's mass
Earth science: earth layers
Island arcs
Convergent
Divergent
Transform
Older plate is forced under the younger plate
Move toward/ move away
Moves away/ moved apart
Slide past each other
Island arcs
Older plate is forced under the younger plate
Convergent
Move toward/ move away
6 terms
Science- layers of the earth
outermost layer
layer that consists of crust and magma…
layer that consists of just magma
Middle layer
crust
Lithosphere
Asthenosphere
mantle
outermost layer
crust
layer that consists of crust and magma…
Lithosphere
13 terms
Earth Science-Earth's Layers
inner core
outer core
mantle
crust
The innermost layer of Earth's interior and
Lies above the inner core and is thought to be composed of mo…
The largest layer of Earth's interior.
The very thin outermost layer of the Earth's interior.
inner core
The innermost layer of Earth's interior and
outer core
Lies above the inner core and is thought to be composed of mo…
Earth Science: Layers of Earth
Earth rotation direction
Earth layers
Crust
Oceanic crust
Left to right
Crust, core, mantle
Rigid... Thin... Brittle... Breakable... Two parts: oceanic and continental
Dense... Made of basalt
Earth rotation direction
Left to right
Earth layers
Crust, core, mantle
25 terms
science quiz- layers of the earth
4 comp. layers
crust charachteristic
mantle
outer core
crust, mantle, inner core, outer core
thinnest layer, rocky, coolest
most volume, partially liquid
partially molten, responsible for magnetic field
4 comp. layers
crust, mantle, inner core, outer core
crust charachteristic
thinnest layer, rocky, coolest
Earth Science (Earth Layers)
Name the thinnest layer of the Earth
Name the layer of the Earth mostly mad…
Name the densest layer of the Earth
What is the layer that makes up 67% of…
The Crust
Mantle
The Core
The Mantle
Name the thinnest layer of the Earth
The Crust
Name the layer of the Earth mostly mad…
Mantle
31 terms
Science Layers of the Earth
Where is the crust located?
What is the crust made of?
In relation to other layers, the crust…
What is the oceanic crust? What is it…
on the outside of the Earth
Oxygen and silicon
thinnest layer
-The underline of the ocean... -It is made up of basalt ... -Basalt…
Where is the crust located?
on the outside of the Earth
What is the crust made of?
Oxygen and silicon
27 terms
Earth Science: Layers of the Earth
1st layer
Depth of Crust
Temperature of Crust
State of Matter of Crust
Crust
30 km (continental), 5 km (oceanic)
0° celcius
basalt (oceanic), andesite and granite (continental)
1st layer
Crust
Depth of Crust
30 km (continental), 5 km (oceanic)
Science layers of Earth and heat transfer
Radiation
Conduction
Convection
Currents are created by...
transfer of heat energy through space
Transfer of Energy between objects that are touching
transfer of heat energy by movement of fluids
changes in density
Radiation
transfer of heat energy through space
Conduction
Transfer of Energy between objects that are touching
Science Layers of the Earth Study Guide
What layer(s) contain Nickel?
What layer(s) contain magnesium?
What layer(s) contain silicate?
What layer(s) contain convection curre…
the inner core.
The mantle and crust
The mantle and crust
The mantle
What layer(s) contain Nickel?
the inner core.
What layer(s) contain magnesium?
The mantle and crust
Science earth layers
asthenosphere
Crust
Density
Geosphere
The upper layer of the mantle
The thinest and outermost layer
A degree of compactness of a substance
Contains rock including earths layers
asthenosphere
The upper layer of the mantle
Crust
The thinest and outermost layer
12 terms
Science earth layers vocab
Compositional layers
Physical layers
Crust
Continental crust
The crust, mantle, and core.
lithosphere, asthenosphere, mesosphere, outer core and inner…
The outer most layer of the earth
The crust that makes up land
Compositional layers
The crust, mantle, and core.
Physical layers
lithosphere, asthenosphere, mesosphere, outer core and inner…
36 terms
Layers of the Earth JPJ Science
Which of the following best describes…
The lithosphere is made up of the uppe…
The part of the earth that is solid bu…
Which is the zone of the earth that is…
B. a solid that is able to flow like hot tar
A. crust
C. asthenosphere
B. the outer core
Which of the following best describes…
B. a solid that is able to flow like hot tar
The lithosphere is made up of the uppe…
A. crust
Science Vocab (layers of Earth)
crust
mantle
core
lithosphere
It's over the lithosphere
The mantle is under the asthenosphere and over the outer core
The core is in the middle of the earth.
It is the outermost layer physical layer of earth.
crust
It's over the lithosphere
mantle
The mantle is under the asthenosphere and over the outer core
14 terms
Science- Earth's Layers
Inner Core
Outer Core
Mantle
Crust
The sphere of solid nickel and iron at the center of Earth; s…
The outer layer of Earth's core; surrounds the inner core and…
The solid layer of Earth between the crust and the core; made…
The thin, solid outermost layer of Earth; made of less dense…
Inner Core
The sphere of solid nickel and iron at the center of Earth; s…
Outer Core
The outer layer of Earth's core; surrounds the inner core and…
15 terms
Science: Layers of the Earth
Earth
Crust
Crust
Crust
Sphere-shaped and composed of four different layers
The part of the Earth that you can see, touch, and walk on.
The thinnest of the four layers of Earth.
It is composed of rock and soil.
Earth
Sphere-shaped and composed of four different layers
Crust
The part of the Earth that you can see, touch, and walk on.
Science -Earth Layers
Transform Boundary
Crust
Alfred Wegener
Continental Drift
When two tectonic plates slide past each other horizontally t…
Outermost layer of the Earth (Oceanic and Continental)
Scientist whose hypothesis used fossils, rocks and climate as…
A theory that states that the continents once formed a single…
Transform Boundary
When two tectonic plates slide past each other horizontally t…
Crust
Outermost layer of the Earth (Oceanic and Continental)
Science layers of Earth
Crust
Mantle
Outer Core
Inner Core
The outermost solid shell of a rocky planet.
Layer between the crust and the outer core.
Fluid layer composed of mostly iron and nickel that lies abov…
Earth's innermost part. Believed to be primarily solid iron a…
Crust
The outermost solid shell of a rocky planet.
Mantle
Layer between the crust and the outer core.
Science - Earth's Layers
crust
mantle
convection
core
the thin and solid outermost layer of the Earth above the man…
the layer of rock between the Earth's crust and core
the movement of matter due to differences in density; the tra…
the central part of the Earth below the mantle
crust
the thin and solid outermost layer of the Earth above the man…
mantle
the layer of rock between the Earth's crust and core
21 terms
Earth Science Vocabulary-layers of earth and air
biosphere
lithosphere
atmosphere
hydrosphere
the whole area of Earth where life exists; made up of land (l…
the hard outermost layer of Earth; made up of the crust and t…
a mixture of gases that surrounds Earth; 78% nitrogen, 21% ox…
the surface of waters of Earth and the water vapor in the atm…
biosphere
the whole area of Earth where life exists; made up of land (l…
lithosphere
the hard outermost layer of Earth; made up of the crust and t…
14 terms
6th Grade Science - Layers of the Earth
Inner Core
Outer Core
Mantle
Crust
The sphere of solid nickel and iron at the center... of Earth; s…
The outer layer of Earth's core; surrounds the... inner core and…
The solid layer of Earth between the crust and the core; made…
The thin, solid outermost layer of Earth; made of less dense…
Inner Core
The sphere of solid nickel and iron at the center... of Earth; s…
Outer Core
The outer layer of Earth's core; surrounds the... inner core and…
8 terms
Science/Layers of the Earth
Each layer...
Crust
Mantle
Inner Core
Has its own layer
It is 5 miles deep and 5-70 km's. It is the surface layer of…
It is 2,885 km's 1,790 mi, and 1,600-7,900 degrees. It has tw…
1,210 km, 750 mi, and 11,000-13,000 degrees. It is iron and n…
Each layer...
Has its own layer
Crust
It is 5 miles deep and 5-70 km's. It is the surface layer of…
5 terms
Science- Layers of Earth
Crust
Mantle
Outer Core
Inner Core
layer of rock that forms Earth's outer surface. (thinnest lay…
layer of hot, solid material between earth's core and crust.…
A liquid layer of of melted iron, and nickel that surrounds t…
A solid ball of iron and nickel at the center of the earth. (…
Crust
layer of rock that forms Earth's outer surface. (thinnest lay…
Mantle
layer of hot, solid material between earth's core and crust.…
8 terms
Science Layers of the Earth
Crust
Mantle
Core
Lithosphere
The thin and solid outermost layer of the Earth above the Man…
The layer of rock between the Earth's Crust and Core.
The central part of the Earth below the Mantle
...
Crust
The thin and solid outermost layer of the Earth above the Man…
Mantle
The layer of rock between the Earth's Crust and Core.
5 terms
Science - Layers of the Earth
Crust of earth
Upper mantle
lower mantle
outer core
thin layer, 25 miles thick, made up of granite rock
semi- liquid molten rock magna.
solid rock
molten liquid (iron and nickel)
Crust of earth
thin layer, 25 miles thick, made up of granite rock
Upper mantle
semi- liquid molten rock magna.
14 terms
6th Grade Science - Layers of the Earth
Inner Core
Outer Core
Mantle
Crust
The sphere of solid nickel and iron at the center... of Earth; s…
The outer layer of Earth's core; surrounds the... inner core and…
The solid layer of Earth between the crust and the core; made…
The thin, solid outermost layer of Earth; made of less dense…
Inner Core
The sphere of solid nickel and iron at the center... of Earth; s…
Outer Core
The outer layer of Earth's core; surrounds the... inner core and…
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