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Science Earth's Layers
Lithosphere
Mesosphere
Asthenosphere
Inner core
80 km thick... Crust and Upper mantle ... Solid... Tectonic Plates
2535 km thick
250 km thick... bendable solid ... plates move on this layer
1250 km thick... Nickel and Iron ... Solid
Lithosphere
80 km thick... Crust and Upper mantle ... Solid... Tectonic Plates
Mesosphere
2535 km thick
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Science layers of the earth
Fault
Plate tectonics
Lithosphere
Mantle
Break in the earth's crust at the boundaries where plates sli…
Theory that earth's lithosphere is broken into about 20 plates
Earth's crust and the upper part of the mantle
Layer of earth just below the crust
Fault
Break in the earth's crust at the boundaries where plates sli…
Plate tectonics
Theory that earth's lithosphere is broken into about 20 plates
Science: Earth's Layers
Lithosphere
Asthenosphere
Continental Crust
Oceanic Crust
the crust and upper mantle of the earth
the region below the lithosphere, variously estimated to be f…
a layer of igneous, sedimentary, and metamorphic rocks that f…
the portion of Earth's crust that is usually below the oceans…
Lithosphere
the crust and upper mantle of the earth
Asthenosphere
the region below the lithosphere, variously estimated to be f…
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Science- Layers of the Earth Quiz
Composition: crust
Composition: mantle
Composition: core
What happens with pressure and tempera…
basalt and granite
silicon and magnesium
iron and nickel
Both increase
Composition: crust
basalt and granite
Composition: mantle
silicon and magnesium
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Layers of the Earth Science
crust
mantle
core
lithosphere
the thin, outermost layer of the earth, or the uppermost part…
the layer of the earth between the crust and the core
the central, spherical part of the earth below the mantle
the outermost, rigid layer of the earth that consists of the…
crust
the thin, outermost layer of the earth, or the uppermost part…
mantle
the layer of the earth between the crust and the core
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Science Layers of the earth
Troposphere
Stratosphere
Ozone Layer
Mesosphere
The layer closest to the earth, most weather occurs, densest…
Second layer above the Earth, filled with ozone and as the te…
Filled with three oxygen layers, reduces the amount of UV rad…
Third layer above the earth, 80 km above altitude, coldest la…
Troposphere
The layer closest to the earth, most weather occurs, densest…
Stratosphere
Second layer above the Earth, filled with ozone and as the te…
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Science layers of the earth vocabulary
Crust
Basalt
Granite
List so sphere
The layer of rock that forms over earths outer surface
A dark dense igneous rock with a fine texture found an oceani…
A usually light colored igneous rock that is formed in contin…
A rigid layer made up of the uppermost part of the mantle and…
Crust
The layer of rock that forms over earths outer surface
Basalt
A dark dense igneous rock with a fine texture found an oceani…
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Science Layers of the Earth
Shpere
geosphere
gravity
density
a ball shape with all points on the surface at an equal dista…
the solid part of earth.
an attractive force that exists between all objects that have…
the mass per unit volume of a substance.
Shpere
a ball shape with all points on the surface at an equal dista…
geosphere
the solid part of earth.
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Science mineral/layers of earth
Mineral
Hardness
Density of mineral
Specific gravity
Inorganic substances
The ability of a mineral to resist being scratched. To test i…
Amount of matter give in the space mass/volume.
The ratio of the density of the mineral compared to the densi…
Mineral
Inorganic substances
Hardness
The ability of a mineral to resist being scratched. To test i…
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Science layers of the earth
crust
Mantle
core
inner core
thin and solid outer most layer of the Earth above the mantle
the layer of earth between the Earth's crust and the core
is the central part of the Earth, it is below the mantle
is more solid than the outer core and is about 1230 km
crust
thin and solid outer most layer of the Earth above the mantle
Mantle
the layer of earth between the Earth's crust and the core
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science layers of the earth
what is the biggest diffrence between…
why does earth have a magnetic feild
what is the asthenosphere and where is…
which layer of the earth is the hottest
outer core= liquid made up of iron and nickel... inner core= sol…
from the spinning of the outer core and the inner core
it is soft, hot layer of the earth mantle
inner core 5000 degrees celicus
what is the biggest diffrence between…
outer core= liquid made up of iron and nickel... inner core= sol…
why does earth have a magnetic feild
from the spinning of the outer core and the inner core
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Science- earth and its layers
Mantle
Crust (lithosphere)
Oceanic crust
Continental crust
Layer of hot, semi molten rock below the crust (thought to be…
Thin semi-rigid outer layer of the earth (solid)
Dense crust under the sea floor
Less dense crust containing continents
Mantle
Layer of hot, semi molten rock below the crust (thought to be…
Crust (lithosphere)
Thin semi-rigid outer layer of the earth (solid)
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science: layers of the earth
oceanic crust
continental crust
mantle
inner core
composition: basalt d:2- 2nd lowest density t: 1- lowest
composition: granit d:1- lowest density t:1- lowest
composition: peridotite d:3- 3rd lowest density t: 2- 2nd low…
composition: iron/nickle d:5- highest density t:4- highest
oceanic crust
composition: basalt d:2- 2nd lowest density t: 1- lowest
continental crust
composition: granit d:1- lowest density t:1- lowest
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Science: Layers of the Earth
If you had to compare the crust of the…
If you had to compare the mantle of th…
If you had to compare the outer and in…
How thick is the crust of the Earth un…
shell
white part
yolk
5-8km
If you had to compare the crust of the…
shell
If you had to compare the mantle of th…
white part
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science- earth's layers
first layer of the earth
second layer of earth
third layer of earth
fourth layer of earth
crust
mantle
outer core
inner core
first layer of the earth
crust
second layer of earth
mantle
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Science-Layers of the Earth
Crust
Mantle
Core
Lithosphere
It is the thin and solid outermost compositional layer of Ear…
It is 2,900 kilometers thick. It is slightly denser than the…
It has a radius of 3,400 kilometers. This layer, which contai…
It is 15 to 300 kilometers thick. This rigid layer of Earth i…
Crust
It is the thin and solid outermost compositional layer of Ear…
Mantle
It is 2,900 kilometers thick. It is slightly denser than the…
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Science Layers of the earth
What is the core made out of
What are the two parts of the core? wh…
what happens in the outer core? What d…
Name the three sublayers of the Mantel…
iron and nickel
Outer core: Liquid ... Inner core: Solid
Convections bc it has liquid, this causes the earths magnetic…
Lithosphere: Solid and rigid ... , the asthenosphere: Solid, and…
What is the core made out of
iron and nickel
What are the two parts of the core? wh…
Outer core: Liquid ... Inner core: Solid
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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 outer core and the inner core.
The mantle
The mantle
The mantle
What layer(s) contain Nickel?
The outer core and the inner core.
What layer(s) contain magnesium?
The mantle
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Earth science fossils and earth layers
Carbon film
Cast
Catastrophism
Fossil
Fossilized carbon outline that forms when pressure drives off…
Fossil copy of an organism
Idea that conditions and creatures on earth change in quick v…
Preserved remains or evidence of ancient living organisms
Carbon film
Fossilized carbon outline that forms when pressure drives off…
Cast
Fossil copy of an organism
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Science Layers of the Earth
The order of the layers of the earth
Lithosphere
Asthenosphere
Mesosphere
Lithosphere... Asthenosphere... Mesosphere... Outer Core... Inner Core
Outer, most rigid layer... Called the "rock sphere"... made of 2 pa…
"Weak sphere"... Soft layer... Soft solid- like putty ... Flows very s…
Strong lower part of mantle ... "middle sphere"... extends from bot…
The order of the layers of the earth
Lithosphere... Asthenosphere... Mesosphere... Outer Core... Inner Core
Lithosphere
Outer, most rigid layer... Called the "rock sphere"... made of 2 pa…
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The layers of the Earth
Crust
Continental
Oceanic
Mantle
The outermost layer of the earth.
Thicker and lighter crust.
Thinner but denser crust.
Largest layer of earth.
Crust
The outermost layer of the earth.
Continental
Thicker and lighter crust.
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Science Vocabulary Earths Layers
what is the outermost layer of the ear…
What is the region of the interior of…
Measurment of the mass of an object di…
the central region of the earth made p…
Crust
Mantle
dentsity
core
what is the outermost layer of the ear…
Crust
What is the region of the interior of…
Mantle
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Science layers of the earth
Crust
Oceanic
Continental
Mantle
thin compared to other three layers, makes up 1% of Earth, br…
very dense and made of basalt
less dense and made of granite
layer below the crust, largest layer of Earth, upper and lowe…
Crust
thin compared to other three layers, makes up 1% of Earth, br…
Oceanic
very dense and made of basalt
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Science layers of the earth
Continetial crust
Lithosphere
Lower mantle
Mohorobicic discontinuity
The thick parts of the Earth's crust, not located under the o…
The crust plus the rigid, upper mantle
The deepest parts of the mantle, just above the core
Separates the core and upper mantle
Continetial crust
The thick parts of the Earth's crust, not located under the o…
Lithosphere
The crust plus the rigid, upper mantle
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SCIENCE VOCAB: Layers of The Earth
inner core
outer core
mantle
upper mantle
ball of solid iron/nickel at the center of the Earth
made of liquid iron/nickel
thickest layer of the Earth, made up of hot rock, less dense…
cool and rigid part of the mantle
inner core
ball of solid iron/nickel at the center of the Earth
outer core
made of liquid iron/nickel
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Science: Layers of the Earth
The crust
The mantle
The core
Lithosphere
layer of solid rock that forms earths outer skin included bot…
layer of solid, hot rock 40 kilometers beneath the surface an…
made mostly of the metals, iron, and nickel and consists of t…
uppermost part of the mantle and the crust for a ridge layer…
The crust
layer of solid rock that forms earths outer skin included bot…
The mantle
layer of solid, hot rock 40 kilometers beneath the surface an…
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Science-earth and several layers
Inner core
Outer core
Mantle
Crust
Ball of hot, solid metals
Layer of liquid metals that surrounds the inner core
Earths thickest layer,measuring nearly 2900 kilometers(1700mi…
A thin layer of cool rock
Inner core
Ball of hot, solid metals
Outer core
Layer of liquid metals that surrounds the inner core
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Science 5 Layers of Earth
lithosphere
asthenospere
mesosphere
outer core
The rigid outermost layer of Earth that's made up of the crus…
the upper layer of the earth's mantle, below the lithosphere
3rd layer of the atmosphere, in between the asthenosphere and…
A layer of molten iron that surrounds the inner core of Earth
lithosphere
The rigid outermost layer of Earth that's made up of the crus…
asthenospere
the upper layer of the earth's mantle, below the lithosphere
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Earth Science Rocks and Earth Layers
Rock
Igneous
Magma
Lava
naturally formed solid made up of one or more type of mineral…
cooled magma and lava
molten rock below earth's surface
magma at earth's surface
Rock
naturally formed solid made up of one or more type of mineral…
Igneous
cooled magma and lava
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Science-Layers of the Earth quiz
crust
oceanic crust
continental crust
lithosphere
brittle rocky layer, like a shell for the earth
denser than continental crust
Thicker crust. It is most thick under mountains
solid portion of the top of earth
crust
brittle rocky layer, like a shell for the earth
oceanic crust
denser than continental crust
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Science B- Layers of the Earth
Litosphere
Crust
Continental Crust
Oceanic crust
solid component of the Earth where we live and which also ser…
outermost layer... ranges from 5-70 km... makes 1% of the Earth's m…
35-70 km... supports the continental plates... thicker parts, less…
supports the ocean floor... thin parts (5-10 km)... composed of den…
Litosphere
solid component of the Earth where we live and which also ser…
Crust
outermost layer... ranges from 5-70 km... makes 1% of the Earth's m…
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science layers of the earth
basalt
continental crust
convection current
crust
dark dense rock that makes up the ocean floor
granite rock makes up continents
cycle of heat transfer in fluids, where hot less dense materi…
thinnest outermost layer of earth, holds continents and ocean…
basalt
dark dense rock that makes up the ocean floor
continental crust
granite rock makes up continents
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Science layers of the earth quiz
Crust
Mantle
Core
Lithosphere
Composition
Composition
Composition
Physical
Crust
Composition
Mantle
Composition
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science layers of earth
crust
continental crust
oceanic crust
mantle
--outermost layer of earth... -5-100km thick... --divided into cont…
--granite... -av. 30km thick
--basalt... -5-8 km thick... --more dense than continental
--middle layer... --67%of mass... --iron & magnesium... --Underwater v…
crust
--outermost layer of earth... -5-100km thick... --divided into cont…
continental crust
--granite... -av. 30km thick
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Science Layers of the Earth
Compositional Layers
Physical Layers
Lithosphere
Asthenosphere
Crust, mantle, core
Lithosphere, asthenosphere, mesosphere, outer core, inner core
Outermost, rigid layer, divided into tectonic plates, thinnes…
Soft solid, tectonic plates gloat on it, weak, putty like layer
Compositional Layers
Crust, mantle, core
Physical Layers
Lithosphere, asthenosphere, mesosphere, outer core, inner core
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Science Earth Layers
Identify the main four layers of the e…
Explain how the thickness of each laye…
CRUST:
OCEANIC CRUST:
Crust, mantle, outer core, inner core.
The layers of earth are all different thicknesses,and are not…
The outmost layer of the earth. Made of continents and oceans…
the portion of Earth's crust that makes up the seafloor
Identify the main four layers of the e…
Crust, mantle, outer core, inner core.
Explain how the thickness of each laye…
The layers of earth are all different thicknesses,and are not…
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Science Quiz: Earth Layers
P Wave Shadow Zone
S Wave Shadow Zone
seismic waves
pressure
seismic evidence for depth of the Earth's core and abrupt cha…
seismic evidence for the existence of a liquid outer core
vibrations that travel through Earth carrying the energy rele…
the force exerted on a surface divided by the area over which…
P Wave Shadow Zone
seismic evidence for depth of the Earth's core and abrupt cha…
S Wave Shadow Zone
seismic evidence for the existence of a liquid outer core
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Science Layers Of Earth
Depth Of Crust
Depth Of Mantle
Depth Of Outer Core
Depth Of Inner Core
15 Km
2900 Km
5100 Km
6371 Km
Depth Of Crust
15 Km
Depth Of Mantle
2900 Km
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science earth layers quiz
atmospere's phase of matter
thickness of atmosphere
main materials atmosphere is composed of
Crust's phase of matter
gas
100 km
78% nitrogen, 21% oxygen and 1% other
solid
atmospere's phase of matter
gas
thickness of atmosphere
100 km
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Layers and Tectonic Plates - Earth Science
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Scotia Plate
North American Plate
South American Plate
How many main plates are there?
Under South American plate and above Antarctic plate
Covers East Russia, majority of North America, some of the at…
Covers south America and some of the Atlantic Ocean
15
How many main plates are there?
Scotia Plate
Under South American plate and above Antarctic plate
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Science Test- The Layers of Earth
What are the layers of the Earth?
What is the crust and what are its lay…
What is the mantel?
What is plasticity?
The inner core, outer core, mantel, and crust.
The crust is a solid and is made out of the oceanic and conti…
The mantel is a solid made out of rocks and minerals. It has…
Plasticity is when a solid can move very slowly, almost like…
What are the layers of the Earth?
The inner core, outer core, mantel, and crust.
What is the crust and what are its lay…
The crust is a solid and is made out of the oceanic and conti…
Science Test Earth Layers
Crust
Oceanic
Continental
Mantle
It is the outermost layer of the Earth which can be found und…
It is part of the crust and it is made of Basalt.
It is part of the crust and it is made of Granite.
It is located below the crust and it is the largest layer.
Crust
It is the outermost layer of the Earth which can be found und…
Oceanic
It is part of the crust and it is made of Basalt.
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Science- Earth and its layers
List all of the layers of the earth to…
If Continental crust and Oceanic crust…
Crust
Lithosphere
Crust, Lithosphere, Athenosphere, Mantle, Outer core, Inner c…
Oceanic crust would go under because it is more dense
is a thin cool and brittle layer
is made from crust and makes tectonic plates (more crust)
List all of the layers of the earth to…
Crust, Lithosphere, Athenosphere, Mantle, Outer core, Inner c…
If Continental crust and Oceanic crust…
Oceanic crust would go under because it is more dense
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science layers of the earth flashcards
seismic waves
pressure
crust
basalt
Vibrations that travel through the Earth carrying the energy…
the force exerted on a surface divided by the area over wich…
the layer of rock that forms Earth's outer surface
A dark, dense igneos rock with fine texture, found in ocianic…
seismic waves
Vibrations that travel through the Earth carrying the energy…
pressure
the force exerted on a surface divided by the area over wich…
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Science-Layers of the Earth
Crust
Mantle
Core
Ithosphere
Land: granite Ocean:basalt
Solid rock
Iron + Nickel solid
Solid layer
Crust
Land: granite Ocean:basalt
Mantle
Solid rock
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Science earths layers
The earths crust is made of ____
All living things live ____ the earths…
The first layer under the crust Is cal…
The study of _____ is called volcanology
Rock
On
Mantle
Volcanoes
The earths crust is made of ____
Rock
All living things live ____ the earths…
On
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Science Layers of The Earth
What are the 4 layers, thier thickness…
Crust
Mantle
Outer Core
Crust- 60 miles- Temp of what we live in... Mantle- 1800 miles-…
The crust is the layer we live on. It is the thinnest layer a…
The mantle is the largest layer. It is about 1800 miles thick…
The outer core is 1400 miles thick. It is fully liquid. It's…
What are the 4 layers, thier thickness…
Crust- 60 miles- Temp of what we live in... Mantle- 1800 miles-…
Crust
The crust is the layer we live on. It is the thinnest layer a…
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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 outer core and the inner core.
The mantle
The mantle
The mantle
What layer(s) contain Nickel?
The outer core and the inner core.
What layer(s) contain magnesium?
The mantle
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Science (Layers of Earth)
direct evidence
indirect evidence
when we go down into the heat does the…
True or False... Heat transfer from hot…
what you see/ observe
what you infer based on observations/ data collected
the pressure rises
true
direct evidence
what you see/ observe
indirect evidence
what you infer based on observations/ data collected
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Earth Science Layers of the Atmoshpere
Troposhpere
Stratosphere
Mesosphere
Meso
The ------- is the layer of the atmosphere in which Earth's w…
The ---------- is the second layer of the atmosphere and cont…
The --------- is the layer of the atmosphere that protects Ea…
middle
Troposhpere
The ------- is the layer of the atmosphere in which Earth's w…
Stratosphere
The ---------- is the second layer of the atmosphere and cont…
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