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  • Question 1
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    Q. A[n] ______________ tide occurs when the sun is at right angles to the line between Earth and the moon. 
    answer choices
    high
    neap
    low
    spring
  • Question 2
    30 seconds
    Q. Differences in the moon's and sun's pull on different sides of the Earth cause _________.
    answer choices
    gravity
    lunar phases
    tides
    dabbing
  • Question 3
    30 seconds
    Q. A[n] ___________ tide occurs when the sun, Earth, and the moon are nearly in a line. 
    answer choices
    spring
    high
    low
    neap
  • Question 4
    30 seconds
    Q. The bulge of water on the side of the Earth closest to the moon produces ___________.
    answer choices
    high tide
    low tide
    neap tide
    spring tide
  • Question 5
    30 seconds
    Q. Water flows toward the high tides, halfway between them causing ____________.
    answer choices
    neap tide
    high tide
    spring tide
    low tides
  • Question 6
    30 seconds
    Q. Tides are the cycle of rising and falling ocean water that repeats automatically every
    answer choices
    24 hours
    12.5 hours
    25 hours
    6.25 hours
  • Question 7
    30 seconds
    Q. A neap tide is a tide with the greatest difference between low and high tides
    answer choices
    true
    false
  • Question 8
    30 seconds
    Q. Neap tides occur once a month. 
    answer choices
    True
    False
  • Question 9
    30 seconds
    Q. Tides are caused mainly by the differences in how much gravity from the moon and the sun pulls on different parts of the Earth. 
    answer choices
    True
    False
  • Question 10
    30 seconds
    Q. Changes in the positions of Earth, the moon, and the sun affect the height of high tides during a month. 
    answer choices
    True
    False
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