🌎 Let’s Get Down to Earth! 🌏

 

General, Students

 

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.

 

https://www.studyblue.com/#flashcard/view/2272

https://www.studyblue.com/#flashcard/view/12069322

 

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

 

Try out StudyBlue’s Homework Help for free to find out the answer!

 

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