Volcanoes and Earthquakes
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  • Question 1
    30 seconds
    Q.

    What is the difference between magma and lava?

    answer choices

    lava is magma but it is on the surface of the Earth

    lava is the chamber that magma flows

    lava is the Earth's crust

    lava has a different chemical composition than magma

  • Question 2
    30 seconds
    Q. What is subduction?
    answer choices
    one plate collides with another
    one plate destroys another
    one plate goes beneath another
    one plate divides another
  • Question 3
    30 seconds
    Q.

    This is the name for the chain of volcanos around the edge of the Pacific Plate.

    answer choices

    March Maddness

    Earthquake Alley

    Ring of Fire

    Circle of Death

  • Question 4
    30 seconds
    Q. What is the shaking of the Earth’s crust caused by a release of energy?
    answer choices
    Earthquake
    Epicenter
    Fault
    Plate
  • Question 5
    30 seconds
    Q.

    The huge pieces of the earth's crust are called ____________________________.

    answer choices

    cups

    plates

    dishes

    spoons

  • Question 6
    60 seconds
    Q. What is mostly likely the cause of an earthquake?
    answer choices
    stress due to movement in Earth's crust
    gravitational variation due to Moon's orbit around Earth
    temperature variation due to Earth's orbit around the Sun
    rotational imbalance due to changes in Earth's poles
  • Question 7
    300 seconds
    Q.

    What are the puzzle pieces of the Earth's surface called?

    answer choices

    Tectonic plates

    Subductions

    Earthquakes

    Convergents

  • Question 8
    300 seconds
    Q.

    What is the outermost layer of the Earth called?

    answer choices

    Core

    Mantle

    Crust

    Biosphere

  • Question 9
    120 seconds
    Q.

    Many earthquakes happen along the borders of...

    answer choices

    Countries

    Tectonic Plates

    Climate Zones

    Mountains

  • Question 10
    120 seconds
    Q.

    What type of boundary is shown in the diagram?

    answer choices

    Divergent

    Convergent

    Transform

    Transdermal

  • Question 11
    120 seconds
    Q.

    What type of boundary is shown in the diagram?

    answer choices

    Divergent

    Convergent

    Transform

    Subdermal

  • Question 12
    120 seconds
    Q.

    What type of boundary is shown in the diagram?

    answer choices

    Divergent

    Convergent

    Transform

    Prodigent

  • Question 13
    30 seconds
    Q.

    The idea that Earth's crust is made up of separate plates that float on the upper mantle is the theory of what?

    answer choices

    Plate Tectonics

    Continental Drift

    Pangaea

    Transubstantiation

  • Question 14
    30 seconds
    Q.

    Which of the following is not a classification of volcano?

    answer choices

    Shield

    Composite

    Magnate

    Cinder Cone

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