Layers of the Earth
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  • Question 1
    30 seconds
    Q. As you travel from the inner core to the crust, how would temperature, pressure and density of the material change?
    answer choices
    The would all increase
    The would all decrease.
    Nothing, the layers are made of the same material throughout
    Temperature would decrease, but pressure and density would increase
  • Question 2
    30 seconds
    Q. Which layer of Earth is made up of tectonic plates?
    answer choices
    outer core
    inner core
    asthenosphere
    lithosphere
  • Question 3
    120 seconds
    Q. The thinnest layer of the Earth is the ___________.
    answer choices
    mantle
    crust
    core
  • Question 4
    120 seconds
    Q. Tectonic plates are made up of continental crust and ________ crust.
    answer choices
    continental
    oceanic
    plates
    mantle
  • Question 5
    30 seconds
    Q. What is the thickest layer of the Earth?
    answer choices
    the crust
    the mantle
    the outer core
    the inner core
  • Question 6
    30 seconds
    Q. What is the core made of?
    answer choices
    steel
    iron 
    aluminum
    iron and nickel
  • Question 7
    30 seconds
    Q. Which layer(s) of the Earth make up the asthenosphere?
    answer choices
    Part of the mantle
    Crust, mantle, Core
    Crust and upper mantle
    Only the crust
  • Question 8
    30 seconds
    Q. What is the correct order (starting from the surface) of Earth's layers?
    answer choices
    crust, outer core, inner core, mantle
    mantle, outer core, inner core, crust
    crust, mantle, outer core, inner core
    outer core, inner core, crust, mantle
  • Question 9
    30 seconds
    Q. What describes the outer core?
    answer choices
    solid
    liquid
    viscous
    gas
  • Question 10
    30 seconds
    Q. This layer of Earth is solid Iron and Nickel
    answer choices
    Outer Core
    Mantle
    Inner Core
    Crust
  • Question 11
    30 seconds
    Q. What happens to pressure as we move from the crust down into the inner core?
    answer choices
    Pressure Decreases
    Pressure Increases
    Nothing
  • Question 12
    30 seconds
    Q. What happens to temperature as we move from the crust down into the inner core?
    answer choices
    Decreases
    Increases
  • Question 13
    20 seconds
    Q. Which layer of the earth has the lowest temperature?
    answer choices
    Crust
    Mantle
    Outer Core
    Inner Core
  • Question 14
    60 seconds
    Q. Scientists determine what Earth’s interior looks like by using:
    answer choices
    Volcanoes
    Seismic Waves
    Continental Drift
    Convection Currents
  • Question 15
    30 seconds
    Q.

    The lithosphere combines what two layers?

    answer choices

    Athenosphere & Crust

    Crust & Upper Mantle

    Mantel & Asthenosphere

  • Question 16
    30 seconds
    Q. The asthenosphere makes up the?
    answer choices
    Upper portion of the mantel
    The lower portion of the crust
    Just the Athenosphere
  • Question 17
    20 seconds
    Q. Which layer of the earth is under the highest pressure?
    answer choices
    Crust
    Mantle
    Outer Core
    Inner Core
  • Question 18
    60 seconds
    Q. which one is hotter?
    answer choices
    the crust
    mantle 
    Inner core
  • Question 19
    30 seconds
    Q. Which layer of Earth has the GREATEST density?
    answer choices
    crust
    mantle
    outer core
    inner core
  • Question 20
    10 seconds
    Q.

    Which crust is thicker

    answer choices

    oceanic

    continental

    bread

    pizza

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