Earth's Layers
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  • Question 1
    60 seconds
    Q. Which layer of Earth is located above the outer core?
    answer choices
    crust
    inner core
    mantle
    lithosphere
  • Question 2
    60 seconds
    Q. Which of these two layers is a solid?
    answer choices
    innercore
    Outercore
  • Question 3
    60 seconds
    Q. What is the top layer of the Earth's surface called? 
    answer choices
    Mantle
    Innercore
    Outercore
    Crust
  • Question 4
    30 seconds
    Q. Temperature _____________________ as you go deeper into the earth.
    answer choices
    increases
    decreases
    goes up and down depending on the layer
    stays the same
  • Question 5
    30 seconds
    Q. Pressure ______________________ as you go deeper into the Earth
    answer choices
    increases
    decreases 
    goes up or down depending on the layer
    stays the same
  • Question 6
    900 seconds
    Q. Which layer of Earth is characterized by rock that is plastic, or soft enough to flow?
    answer choices
    asthenosphere
    crust
    lithosphere
    inner core
  • Question 7
    30 seconds
    Q. The outermost solid layer of the Earth is called the
    answer choices
    mantle
    outer core
    inner core
    crust
  • Question 8
    30 seconds
    Q. This is the outermost, rigid layer of the Earth, made up of two parts, is divided into pieces call tectonic plates.
    answer choices
    Inner Core
    Asthensophere
    Lithosphere
    Outer Core
  • Question 9
    30 seconds
    Q. The driving force of the tectonic plates are convection currents, where can these be found?
    answer choices
    inner core
    inner core
    crust
    mantle
    outer core
  • Question 10
    30 seconds
    Q.

    Select the types of crust

    answer choices

    continental

    garlic butter

    oceanic

    volcanic

  • Question 11
    30 seconds
    Q.

    This type of crust overlies the ocean basins

    answer choices

    continental

    crustal

    oceanic

    volcanic

  • Question 12
    30 seconds
    Q.

    Oceanic crust is _____ than continental crust.

    answer choices

    denser

    less dense

  • Question 13
    30 seconds
    Q.

    The ____ is the largest layer of the Earth

    answer choices

    inner core

    crust

    mantle

    outer core

  • Question 14
    30 seconds
    Q.

    ____ takes place in the mantle.

    answer choices

    conduction

    convection

    radiation

  • Question 15
    30 seconds
    Q.

    The outer core is composed of what two elements?

    answer choices

    Iron and Nickel

    Iron and Helium

    Hydrogen and Helium

    Hydrogen and Nickel

  • Question 16
    30 seconds
    Q.

    Which part of the Earth's core is liquid

    answer choices

    inner core

    outer core

  • Question 17
    30 seconds
    Q.

    Which layer of Earth creates its magnetic field?

    answer choices

    inner core

    outer core

    mantle

    crust

  • Question 18
    60 seconds
    Q. What layer of Earth do we live on?
    answer choices
    Crust
    Core
    Mantle
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