Sample Questions Best site for GRE, LSAT, SAT, GMAT, TOEFL, CCNA, CCSA and interview sample questions  

Science Bowl Sample Questions ›› Earth Science

Science Bowl Sample Questions : Earth Science

  1. Which equinox marks the moment when fall begins in the Northern Hemisphere?

    Answer: Autumnal Equinox

  2. Give the common name of the historic mineral that was the original source of radium and the first substance in which helium was discovered on earth:

    Answer: Pitchblende

  3. The name of this mineral is derived from the Latin word which means "to flow". One of its major uses is as a flux to help melt iron ore. What is its name?

    Answer: Fluorite

  4. What is the name given to the region of the Earth's mantle located from about 75 to 300 kilometers below the surface, where rocks have little strength?

    Answer: Asthenosphere

  5. What is the term for groundwater emerging naturally at the ground surface, where the water table intersects the surface:

    Answer: Spring

  6. What is the professional name for the person who studies fossils?

    Answer: Paleontologist

  7. What is the upper surface of the saturated zone of groundwater called:

    Answer: The Water Table

  8. What kind of rocks are formed by the lithification of sediments:

    Answer: Sedimentary Rocks

  9. What is the fossilized resin of ancient trees which forms through the natural polymerization of sap:

    Answer: Amber

  10. What is the common name for the test that gives the hardness of the material by the size of an indent left in it by a standard steel ball?

    Answer: The Brinell Test

« Previous || Next »

Science Bowl Earth Science Sample Question Number : 1-10 | 11-20 | 21-30 | 31-40 | 41-50 | 51-53
Sample Test Questions
GRE Sample Questions
CAT Sample Questions
GMAT Sample Questions
TOEFL Sample Questions
ACT Sample Questions
SAT Sample Questions
LSAT Sample Questions
PSAT Sample Questions
MCAT Sample Questions
PMP Sample Questions
GED Sample Questions
ECDL Sample Questions
DMV Sample Questions
CCNA Sample Questions
MCSE Sample Questions
Network+ Sample Questions
A+ Sample Questions
Technical Sample Questions
WASL Sample Questions
CISA Sample Questions

Other Sample Questions
Sample Interview Questions
Sample Teacher Interview Questions
Sample Citizenship Questions
Accuplacer Sample Questions
Science Bowl sample Questions
Driving Test Sample Questions
Sample Survey Questions Sample Essay Questions
Sample Behavioral Interview Questions

Copyright © 2004-2013, Best BSQ. All Rights Reserved.