Category Archives: Earth Science

Earth Science 11 – Final Exam

Earth Science 11 – Final Exam

Date:     Friday June 8th

Format:                                60 to 80 multiple choice, Chart/Diagram(s)

Topics:

  • Bad Weather (hurricanes, tornados, droughts, monsoon)
  • Volcanos (types, destructive force, lava, locations)
  • Plate Tectonics (movements, boundaries, magma flow)
  • Tsunami (formation, destructive power, detection)
  • Earth Quakes (locations, predictions, destructive power)
  • Oceans (chapter 22, 23, 24)
  • Solar Systems (planetary body – sheets)

 

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Chapter 24 Test – Friday May 11,2012

Test will be (30 to 40 Points)

Test will have:

  • Definitions Section: 10 to 15 questions
  • Sentence Answer Section: 3 to 5 questions
  • Paragraph Answer Section: 3 to 5 questions

Hints:

  • Know your terms and definitions
  • Study the science profiles on page 540

Sample Questions:

  1. Explain what is happening when polar ice pack melts into the ocean due to gobal warming.
  2. Why is this bad?
  3. What is Upwelling and discuss the pros and cons of upwelling in relation to: The fishing  industry, and global climate.

Chapter 23 Test – Tuesday, May 1st, 2012

Test will be (40 to 50 Points)

Test will have:

  • Multiple Choice Section: 15 to 20 questions
  • Definitions Section: 10 to 15 questions
  • Sentence/Paragraph Answer Section: 3 to 5 questions
  • Diagram Section: 1 question (multiple parts)

Hints:

  • Study the pictures on page: 512-513, 514, and 516
  • Know your terms and definitions
  • Study the career and science profiles on page 522 and 524

Sample Questions:

  1. What is a Coral Atoal?  Why is it so special?
  2. What is its function?  Why is this important?
  3. How is it formed?

Chapter 22 Test – Friday April 13th, 2012

Chapter 22 Test – Friday April 13th, 2012 – 40 to 50 points

Test will cover: 22.1, 22.2, 22.3, and 22.4 as well as the Video “Trouble Ocean”

Test will have:

  • Multiple Choice Section
  • Sentence Answer Section
  • Paragraph Answer Section

Suggestion: Do the Review Questions in each section of the text book.

Find the answers to the following topics:

  1. What does a drift net do?
  2. How does a drift net work?
  3. What are the alternative(s) to the drift net?

Earth Science – Bad Weather Test – Wednesday March 28, 2012

Format:

– Multiple Choice

– Drawing Question

– Paragraph Question

 

Sample Questions:

  1. How was this weather pattern formed?
  2. How do you rate this weather pattern?
  3. Where do you mostly find this weather pattern?
  4. What part of the year is this weather pattern most active?
  5. How can this weather pattern be prevented?
  6. How do we protect ourselves from this weather pattern?