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Ninth Grade (Grade 9) Earth Science Questions

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Grade 9 Geomorphology
Grade 9 Oceanography and Hydrology
Grade 9 Oceanography and Hydrology
A single high and a single low tide daily.
  1. Diurnal tides
  2. Neap tides
  3. Spring tides
  4. Tidal range
Grade 9 Environmental Science
All of the following are ways to fight global warming EXCEPT:
  1. preserve forests
  2. conserve energy
  3. increase use of fossil fuels
  4. develop sustainable energy sources
Grade 9 Oceanography and Hydrology
Not the top of the wave but the bottom.
  1. gyre
  2. fetch
  3. crest
  4. trough
Grade 9 Environmental Science
The greenhouse effect heats the Earth's surface by
  1. infrared radiation and sunlight
  2. sunlight and volcanic eruptions
  3. mantel convection and infrared radiation
  4. volcanic eruptions and mantle convection
Grade 9 Earth's Layers
What part of the Earth contains rocks?
  1. Biosphere
  2. Hydrosphere
  3. Atmosphere
  4. Lithosphere
Grade 9 Environmental Science
Grade 9 Environmental Science
Global warming threatens which type of habitats?
  1. marine
  2. terrestrial
  3. freshwater
  4. all of the above
Grade 9 Atmosphere
Hurricanes begin as a
  1. tropical depression
  2. tropical disturbance
Grade 9 Environmental Science
A scientist uses tree rings to study past climate conditions. She observes a series of rings that are thicker than average.

Which would be the best conclusion for the scientist to draw about the years associated with the thicker tree rings?
  1. The climate was cool and dry during those years.
  2. The climate was cool and wet during those years.
  3. The climate was warm and dry during those years
  4. The climate was warm and wet during those years.
Grade 9 Atmosphere
A Doppler radar map picks up:
  1. heat
  2. wind
  3. precipitation
Grade 9 Oceanography and Hydrology
Grade 9 Oceanography and Hydrology
Grade 9 Oceanography and Hydrology
The movement of water within the surf zone that parallels that shore is called
  1. tidal current.
  2. density current.
  3. longshore current.
  4. surface current.
Grade 9 Geomorphology
Which is created through the process of erosion?
  1. baymouth bar
  2. sea arch
  3. spit
  4. tombolo
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