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  • Question 1
    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 2
    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 3
    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 4
    60 seconds
    Q. What is a difference between spring and neap tides?
    answer choices
    Spring tides occur when the earth and sun are IN LINE with the new or full moon. 
    Spring tides occur when moon in 3rd or 1st quarter phases
    Spring tides are LOWER than neap tides
    Spring tides occur in Spring and neap tides can occur in any season
  • Question 5
    30 seconds
    Q. Which body has the greater effect on Earth's tides?
    answer choices
    Sun
    Saturn
    Moon 
    Venus
  • Question 6
    30 seconds
    Q. What do we call a tide that has a large range?
    answer choices
    gravity
    wind
    spring
    neap
  • Question 7
    30 seconds
    Q. What do we call tides that have a smaller range that happen when the sun and moon are at right angles to each other?
    answer choices
    Neap Tide
    Spring Tide
    Larger Change
    Smaller Change
  • Question 8
    30 seconds
    Q. What type of tide would this arrangement of earth-moon-sun create?
    answer choices
    full moon tide
    new moon tide
    neap tide
    spring tide
  • Question 9
    60 seconds
    Q. What causes tides?
    answer choices
    gravity
    wind
    spring
    neap
  • Question 10
    60 seconds
    Q. At the same time the sea is drawn to the moon, another tidal bulge takes place on other side of Earth.  True or False?
    answer choices
    True
    False
    Maybe
    I don't know!
  • Question 11
    60 seconds
    Q. If tides alternate from high to low and there are two of each type of tide a day, about how many hours will generally be between each different tide?
    answer choices
    2 hours
    6 hours
    12 hours
    24 hours
  • Question 12
    120 seconds
    Q. The diagram below shows the alignment of the sun, the moon, and Earth. In which locations are neap tides taking place?
    answer choices
    1 and 2
    1 and 3
    2 and 4
    3 and 4
  • Question 13
    30 seconds
    Q. How many high tides are there in Myrtle Beach every day?
    answer choices
    One
    Two
    Three
    Four
  • Question 14
    30 seconds
    Q. What type of tides would this arrangement of earth-moon-sun create?
    answer choices
    neap tide
    spring tide
    new moon tide
    full moon tide
  • Question 15
    30 seconds
    Q. How many times per month does a spring tide occur?
    answer choices
    Once
    twice
    three times
    it changes every month
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