Earth's Layers
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  • Question 1
    30 seconds
    Q. What is the correct order (starting from the surface) of Earth's layers?
    answer choices
    crust, mantle, inner core, outer core
    mantle, outer core, inner core, crust
    inner core, outer core, mantle, crust
    crust, mantle, outer core, inner core
  • Question 2
    30 seconds
    Q. Earth's inner core is
    answer choices
    a layer of hot rock
    a solid ball of iron and nickel
    a layer of liquid iron and nickel
    a layer of rock that forms Earth's outer skin
  • Question 3
    30 seconds
    Q. Which layer of the earth is a pure liquid?
    answer choices
    crust
    mantle
    outer core
    inner core
  • Question 4
    30 seconds
    Q. The crust and the uppermost mantle make up the solid layer of hard rock called the
    answer choices
    inner core
    asthenosphere
    lithosphere
    outer core
  • Question 5
    30 seconds
    Q. How does temperature change as you move from the crust to the core?
    answer choices
    it gets cooler
    it gets hotter
    it stays the same
    the core is frozen
  • Question 6
    30 seconds
    Q. What layer is shown by letter A?
    answer choices
    Crust
    Mantle
    Outer core
    Inner core
  • Question 7
    30 seconds
    Q. What layer is shown by letter B?
    answer choices
    Crust
    Mantle
    Outer core
    Inner core
  • Question 8
    30 seconds
    Q. What layer is shown by letter C?
    answer choices
    Crust
    Mantle
    Outer core
    Inner core
  • Question 9
    30 seconds
    Q. What layer is shown by letter D?
    answer choices
    Crust
    Mantle
    Outer core
    Inner core
  • Question 10
    60 seconds
    Q. Which layer of Earth is located above the outer core?
    answer choices
    crust
    inner core
    mantle
    lithosphere
  • Question 11
    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 12
    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 13
    30 seconds
    Q.

    Oceanic crust is _____ than continental crust.

    answer choices

    denser

    less dense

  • Question 14
    180 seconds
    Q. Which layer is made up of iron and nickel?
    answer choices
    Crust
    Mantle
    Inner Core
    Lithosphere
  • Question 15
    180 seconds
    Q. What are the two types of crust?
    answer choices
    top crust,bottom crust
    oceanic crust, continental crust
    water,land
    none of the above 
  • Question 16
    20 seconds
    Q.

    This layer is 66% of Earth's mass.

    answer choices

    Mantle

    Asthenosphere

    Oceanic Crust

    Mesosphere

  • Question 17
    60 seconds
    Q. Scientists determine what Earth’s interior looks like by using:
    answer choices
    Volcanoes
    Seismic Waves
    Continental Drift
    Convection Currents
  • Question 18
    30 seconds
    Q.

    Which layer is the densest?

    answer choices

    Z

    X

    W

    V

  • Question 19
    60 seconds
    Q. The lithosphere is made up of which two layers?
    answer choices
    Upper and Lower Mantle
    Upper Mantle and Crust
    Core and Mantle
    Crust and Uppermost Mantle
  • Question 20
    20 seconds
    Q. Which layer has the coolest temperatures?
    answer choices
    outer core
    inner core
    mantle
    crust
  • Question 21
    60 seconds
    Q. This layer contains most of Earth's mass.
    answer choices
    Inner Core
    Mantle
    Outer Core
    Crust
  • Question 22
    30 seconds
    Q.

    Oceanic Crust is mostly made of...

    answer choices

    Shells

    Sand

    Basalt

    Obsidian

  • Question 23
    30 seconds
    Q.

    Continental crust is mostly made of.........

    answer choices

    Granite

    Basalt

    Limestone

    Sedimentary

  • Question 24
    30 seconds
    Q.

    Which crust is thicker?

    answer choices

    Oceanic

    Continental

    Divergent

    Convergent

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