Lecture 1 - 2008

Lecture 1 - 2008 - OCEANOGRAPHY TEST 1 FALL 2008 1 The...

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OCEANOGRAPHY TEST # 1 - FALL, 2008 1. The early Earth ocean was probably ? versus modern oceans. A.colder B.warmer C.the early Earth ocean was probably approximately the same temperature as modern oceans 2. Heat Exhaustion is ? serious than Heatstroke. A.less B.more 3. The ? formed JOIDES; they used the Glomar Challenger to drill deep cores to determine the history of the ocean basins. A.Challenger Expedition B.Fram Expedition C.DSDP D.ODP E.IODP 4. The most massive element that can be produced within a star prior to a supernova is A.hydrogen B.helium C.carbon D.iron E.lead 5. The ? colonized Iceland and Greenland. A.Mycenaeans B.Phoenicians C.Etruscans D.Vikings E.Minoans 6. ? are single-celled organisms with their DNA loosely organized within the cell. A.viruses B.prokaryotes C.eukaryotes D.all of the above are single-celled organisms with their DNA loosely organized within the cell 7. ? wrote the Origin of Species . A.Forbes B.Hensen C.Maury D.Darwin E.Ehrenberg 8. Mid-oceanic ridges are formed from A.granite B.andesite C.basalt D.all of the above may form mid- oceanic ridges 9. ? was part of the IDOE; it was an expedition organized to study ocean circulation patterns, ocean mixing processes, and biogeochemical cycles. A.GEOSECS B.Fram Expedition C.DSDP D.ODP E.IODP 10. The International Date Line is a A.meridian B.parallel C.it depends upon the day 11. Meat tenderizer would be most useful for treating A.sunburns B.severe bleeding C.heart attacks D.jellyfish stings E.broken bones 12. SONAR is especially used in studies of A.earthquakes B.water chemistry C.bathymetry D.geophysics E.geochronology 13. The Fram Expedition was headed by A.Forbes B.Hensen C.Nansen D.Thompson E.Ehrenberg 14. The Asteroid Belt is between A.Mercury and Venus B.Venus and Earth C.Earth and Mars D.Mars and Jupiter E.Jupiter and Saturn 15. You left your home port at solar noon. You did not reset your chronometer. The sun is now at its zenith at 3:00 p.m. You are situated ? degrees longitude from your home port. A.10 B.25 C.45 D.60 E.85 16. "Modern" salinity was probably attained in the Earth's oceans during the A.Phanerozoic B.Proterozoic
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C.Archean 17. Polypeptides and microspheres form from A.nucleic acids B.organic phosphorous compounds C.amino acids D.all of the above may produce polypeptides and microspheres 18. According to Hubble's Law, a "close" galaxy will have a ? speed of recession versus a "distant" galaxy. A.slower B.faster 19. The Greenland Sea is the region of ? for the Arctic Ocean Basin. A.inflow B.outflow 20. The rock weighed three kilograms. This is approximately ? pounds. A.2.5 B.4.5 C.6.6 D.9.1 E.10.5 21. The oldest life forms probably pertain to the A.viruses B.Archaea C.Eubacteria D.Eucarya 22. Most reefs are built by ? corals. A.hermatypic B.ahermatypic C.both hermatypic and ahermatypic corals are equally important for building reefs 23. Most of the ocean's volcanoes are found in the ? Ocean. A.Atlantic B.Pacific C.Indian D.volcanoes are very important features in all of these oceans
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