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Eighth Grade (Grade 8) Earth's Layers Questions

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Grade 8 Earth's Layers
Grade 8 Earth's Layers
Grade 8 Earth's Layers
The portion of the mantle just below the lithosphere of the earth.
  1. oceanic crust
  2. asthenosphere
  3. plate tectonics
Grade 8 Earth's Layers
Earthquakes, volcanoes, and other natural disasters occur because of the movement of the oceanic and continental plates. What causes these plates to move?
  1. the flow of the liquid metals in the outer core
  2. the flow of the hot material in the middle mantle that causes convection currents
  3. the breaking up of the crust
  4. the movement of the hot, solid metals in the inner core
Grade 8 Earth's Layers
Which physical layer creates a magnetic field?
  1. Lithosphere
  2. mesophere
  3. outer core
  4. inner core
Grade 8 Earth's Layers
Grade 8 Earth's Layers
Sections of the Earth's crust and upper mantle
  1. lithosphere
  2. asthenosphere
  3. oceanic crust
Grade 8 Earth's Layers
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