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With the ups and down of changing weather and climate, it’s important to have a basic understanding on how the world works.


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Check out these flashcard decks on astronomy and the atmosphere, from the inner layers of the earth to the planets and stars around us.





Here are a few important concepts to learn and understand:


  • Lithosphere, faults, and what causes earthquakes
  • The three types of volcanoes and hotspots
  • What elements are found in the atmosphere
  • Seafloor crusts & Tectonic Plates
  • What elements can you find in the earth
  • What is Planetary Geology?


Think you’ve got it? Here’s a little quiz to see if you’ve been paying attention!


  1. What is the most abundant gas in the atmosphere?
  • Oxygen
  • Nitrogen
  • Carbon
  • Hydrogen


  1. What are the tallest volcanoes?
  • Shield Volcanoes
  • Cinder Cone Volcanoes
  • Caldera Volcanoes
  • Stratovolcanoes / Composite Volcanoes


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