Earth Science Practice Exams

Timothy Heaton, University of South Dakota

This site contains on-line quizzes to test knowledge of physical geology, including rocks, oceans, glaciers, rivers, plate tectonics, paleontology, and planetary geology. There is also a practice geologic time scale with Eons, Eras, Periods, and Epochs to be filled in and checked. Each quiz is in multiple choice format and allows users to check for correct answers as the quiz is taken.

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Subject: Geoscience:Oceanography:Marine Geology and Geophysics, Chemical, Geoscience:Geology:Structural Geology, Geoscience:Oceanography, Hydrology, Biology, Geoscience:Lunar and Planetary Science, Geology:Geophysics, Geoscience:Oceanography:Physical
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Collection, Assessments, Exam
Grade Level: College Upper (15-16), College Lower (13-14), High School (9-12)
Ocean Environments: Deep Sea Floor/Abyssal:Mid-ocean Ridge, Seamounts and Hotspots, Shallow Sea Floor/Continental Shelf, Surface Waters, Deep Sea Floor/Abyssal, Deep Waters, Coastal and Estuarine, Deep Sea Floor/Abyssal:Hydrothermal Systems
Topics: Ocean:Chemical Oceanography, Marine Geology and Geophysics, Ocean, Solar system, Ocean:Physical Oceanography, Solid Earth:Structural Geology, Solid Earth, Time/Earth History, Biosphere, Hydrosphere/Cryosphere