Chapter 1 - Chapter Quiz for "Chapter 1 - An...

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Sheet1 Chapter Quiz for "Chapter 1 - An Introduction to Geology" Scores for student "Alexandra Dawson" 15 out of 20 points. 75.0% 1. The mantle is a shell of molten metal, mainly iron, that surrounds the inner core. - Incorrect: true 2. Oceans blanket about __________ percent of Earthª s surface. + Correct: 70 % 3. On the ocean side of the continental shelf, the steep continental slope merges into a more gradual incline known as the __ + Correct: continental rise 4. The two types of continental margins are passive and active. + Correct: true 5. Mountain belts are one part or subdivision of regions called shields. + Correct: false 6. One-half of the atmosphere lies below an altitude of __________ kilometers. - Incorrect: 3.7 7. Which of the following is NOT one of the three major geological regions of continents? + Correct: abyssal plains 8. Which one of the following is NOT one of the three broad subdivisions of the ocean floor? + Correct: coastal plain 9. Deep-ocean trenches are associated with passive continental margins. -
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This note was uploaded on 03/28/2008 for the course GOEL 1403 taught by Professor Mosely during the Spring '08 term at Blinn College.

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Chapter 1 - Chapter Quiz for "Chapter 1 - An...

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