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:Chemical, Physical , Geoscience:Geology:Structural Geology, Geoscience:Oceanography:Marine Geology and Geophysics, Geoscience:Hydrology, Biology, Geoscience:Lunar and Planetary Science, Geology:Geophysics, Geoscience:Oceanography
Resource Type: Assessments:Exam, Scientific Resources:Collection, Assessments
Grade Level: High School (9-12), College Lower (13-14), College Upper (15-16)
Theme: Teach the Earth:Course Topics:Oceanography, Teach the Earth:Teaching Topics:Water, Teach the Earth:Course Topics:Geophysics, Structural Geology, Planetary Science, Hydrology/Hydrogeology
Ocean Environments: Surface Waters, Deep Sea Floor/Abyssal:Seamounts and Hotspots, Coastal and Estuarine, Deep Waters, Deep Sea Floor/Abyssal, Hydrothermal Systems, Mid-ocean Ridge, Shallow Sea Floor/Continental Shelf
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