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Science test 1

QuestionAnswer
What is GEOLOGY The study of planet earth
What is a FORCE a push or pull
What is a CONSTRUCTIVE FORCE Shape the surface by billing up land masses
what is a DESTRUCTIVE FORCE Force that slowly wears away land/landmasses
What is TEMPERATURE rack starts out cool, but warmer every 20 meters
What is PRESSURE the deeper you go, the more pressure is pushing on you (weight of the rock above you)
What is SEISMIC WAVES a form of energy
What is INSIDE THE EARTH crust ,mantle, outer core, inner core
What is EARTHS MAGNETIC FIELD 1) The makeup of liquid outer core forces the inner core to spin.
What is HEAT TRANSFER The movement of energy from a warm object to a cooler object. There re 3 types of Heat Transfer
What is RADIATION The transfer of energy though empty space. Occurs with no direct contact
What is CONDUCTION directed by contact of particles of matter is called conduction
What is CONVECTION Involving the movement of fluids, liquids, and gas
What is CONTINENTAL DRIFT Alfred Wagner formed a hypothesis that all the continents had once joined together in a single landmass and drifted away
What is PANGEA When all the continents were once joined
What is SEA-FLOOR SPREADING The continental process that adds new material and erupts to the ocean floor
What is MID-OCEAN DRIFT A mountain range that is located under the oceans.
What is PLATE TECTONICS A section of the lithosphere that slowly nave across the asthenosphere carrying pieces of the earth
What is TRANSFORM BOUNDARIES a place were two plates slip past each other moving opposite directions
What is DIVERGENT BOUNDARIES a place were two plates move apart
What is CONVERGENT BOUNDARIES when two plates come together and causes a collision
Who is the scientist that disoverd continental drift Alfred Wagner
What so scientist use to map the ocean floor sonar
What is the order of the earth crust, mantle, outer core, inner core
What is the name of the super continent Pangea
What is what are 3 type of heat Transfer radiation, convection, conduction
What happens to convection currents If the liquid reaches surface the currants stop and id they become hot again the restart
What are 3 type of plate boundaries divergent, transformed, convergent
what is the state of matter in the OC and IC OC=LIQUID IC=SOLID
What are 3 pieces of evidence Wagner had to prove continental drift landforms,fosils,climate
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