Unit 2 Review
Rigid, upper part of Earth’s mantle and the crust  (lithosphere, outer core, inner core) Lithosphere
When plates move apart, new crust forms to fill in gaps between the plates ( sliding plates, separating plates, colliding ...
Form when forces inside Earth push up the crust  ( fault-block mountains, folded mountains, upwarped mountains) Upwarped m...
Appalachian Mountains are a type of these ( fault-block mountains, folded mountains, upwarped mountains) Folded mountains
Which of the following words is not associated to an earthquake: (fault, rift, P-waves, focus) rift
Earthquake waves are called ( fault, epicenter, seismic waves) Seismic waves
Largest of Earth’s layers; solid, but flows like putty  ( crust, mantle, outer core, inner core) Mantle
A measure of the energy released by an earthquake (fault, seismograph, P-waves, magnitude) Magnitude
Solid, innermost layer of Earth’s interior  ( crust, mantle, outer core, inner core) Inner core
Leaves, twigs, and other organic material that eventually can be changed to humus (leaching, litter, soil) litter
Broad, flat, buildup of basaltic layers, gently sloping sides (shield volcano, cinder cone volcano, composite volcano) Shi...
Minerals in rocks dissolve or change to other minerals (mechanical weathering, chemical weathering, climate) Chemical weat...
Helps reduce erosion on steep slopes (no-till farming, contour farming, terracing) terracing
Bowl-shaped part of a volcano; lava often collects here before flowing down the slope ( vent, crater, magma chamber, pipe)...
Piling yard wastes where they can decompose gradually (leaching, litter, composting) composting
Which force creates this type of fault ( compression, extension, shear) Shear
Large bodies of magma; caused the Hawaiian Islands to form (fault, rift, hot spots, focus) Hot spots
Occurs when rocks are broken apart by PHYSICAL processes (mechanical weathering, chemical weathering, climate) Mechanical ...
Mixture of weathered rock, decayed organic matter, mineral fragments, water, and air (oxidation, weathering, soil) soil
The removal of minerals that have been dissolved in water (leaching, litter, chemical weathering) leaching
If the resources on Earth became scarce and the environment loses its ability to support the population we have reached ou...
Large fractures in rocks along which movement occurs   ( plates, faults, epicenter) Faults
Tephra forms a small cone of volcanic material; usually produces a short, powerful eruption (shield volcano, cinder cone v...
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in …5
×

Unit 2 test review collins

477 views

Published on

Published in: Education, Technology
0 Comments
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total views
477
On SlideShare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
2
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
2
Comments
0
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

Unit 2 test review collins

  1. 1. Unit 2 Review
  2. 2. Rigid, upper part of Earth’s mantle and the crust (lithosphere, outer core, inner core) Lithosphere
  3. 3. When plates move apart, new crust forms to fill in gaps between the plates ( sliding plates, separating plates, colliding plates) Separating Plates
  4. 4. Form when forces inside Earth push up the crust ( fault-block mountains, folded mountains, upwarped mountains) Upwarped mountains
  5. 5. Appalachian Mountains are a type of these ( fault-block mountains, folded mountains, upwarped mountains) Folded mountains
  6. 6. Which of the following words is not associated to an earthquake: (fault, rift, P-waves, focus) rift
  7. 7. Earthquake waves are called ( fault, epicenter, seismic waves) Seismic waves
  8. 8. Largest of Earth’s layers; solid, but flows like putty ( crust, mantle, outer core, inner core) Mantle
  9. 9. A measure of the energy released by an earthquake (fault, seismograph, P-waves, magnitude) Magnitude
  10. 10. Solid, innermost layer of Earth’s interior ( crust, mantle, outer core, inner core) Inner core
  11. 11. Leaves, twigs, and other organic material that eventually can be changed to humus (leaching, litter, soil) litter
  12. 12. Broad, flat, buildup of basaltic layers, gently sloping sides (shield volcano, cinder cone volcano, composite volcano) Shield volcano
  13. 13. Minerals in rocks dissolve or change to other minerals (mechanical weathering, chemical weathering, climate) Chemical weathering
  14. 14. Helps reduce erosion on steep slopes (no-till farming, contour farming, terracing) terracing
  15. 15. Bowl-shaped part of a volcano; lava often collects here before flowing down the slope ( vent, crater, magma chamber, pipe) Crater
  16. 16. Piling yard wastes where they can decompose gradually (leaching, litter, composting) composting
  17. 17. Which force creates this type of fault ( compression, extension, shear) Shear
  18. 18. Large bodies of magma; caused the Hawaiian Islands to form (fault, rift, hot spots, focus) Hot spots
  19. 19. Occurs when rocks are broken apart by PHYSICAL processes (mechanical weathering, chemical weathering, climate) Mechanical weathering
  20. 20. Mixture of weathered rock, decayed organic matter, mineral fragments, water, and air (oxidation, weathering, soil) soil
  21. 21. The removal of minerals that have been dissolved in water (leaching, litter, chemical weathering) leaching
  22. 22. If the resources on Earth became scarce and the environment loses its ability to support the population we have reached our… (population, pollutants, carrying capacity) Carrying capacity
  23. 23. Large fractures in rocks along which movement occurs ( plates, faults, epicenter) Faults
  24. 24. Tephra forms a small cone of volcanic material; usually produces a short, powerful eruption (shield volcano, cinder cone volcano, composite volcano) Cinder cone volcano

×