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Ocean Vocabulary Words (Grade 3)

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Ocean Vocabulary Words

1. 
Which word better fits the sentence?

A                 is a section of an ocean partly surrounded by land.
  1. sea
  2. zone
 
2. 
Which word better fits the sentence?

The salinity of ocean water is                 than the salinity of river water.
  1. lower
  2. higher
3. 
Which word better fits the sentence?

The Earth's five                 cover about seventy percent of the planet.
  1. seas
  2. oceans
 
4. 
Which word better fits the sentence?

The Gulf Stream                 brings warm ocean water northward along the East Coast of the United States.
  1. Tide
  2. Current
5. 
Which word better fits the sentence?

                is the study of oceans.
  1. Oceanography
  2. Oceanographer
 
6. 
Which word better fits the sentence?

The surfer rode the large                 all the way to the beach.
  1. tide
  2. wave
7. 
Which word better fits the sentence?

A                 is a dangerous wave caused by an earthquake on the ocean bottom.
  1. current
  2. tsunami
 
8. 
Which word better fits the sentence?

Sunlight does not reach the deepest ocean                .
  1. tides
  2. zones
9. 
Which word better fits the sentence?

We had to move our beach towels as the ocean water moved toward us during high                .
  1. tide
  2. wave
 
10. 
Which word better fits the sentence?

The largest                 is the Pacific.
  1. sea
  2. ocean
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