Word Lists in the Geology Category

This category is for things related to geology - tectonic plates, continental drift, volcanoes, earthquakes, faults, and subduction zones.

+ New Word List

[m] indicates a multiple-choice question.

  • Geography (test) (4 words)
    Example: Where is tokyo situated?: , What is a tsunami?: , Which is the largest landmass situated on the Eurasia plate: , What is rain?:
    Created 2020-01-03
  • Unit 1 Test (7 words)
    Example: the largest kind of landform: continent, land that is surrounded by water: island, large piece of moving ice: glacier, water that is surrounded by land: lake
    Created 2019-12-12
  • Unit 1 Test (7 words)
    Example: the largest kind of landform: continent, land that is surrounded by water: island, large piece of moving ice: glacier, water that is surrounded by land: lake
    Created 2019-12-12
  • Unit 1 Test (7 words)
    Example: the largest kind of landform: continent, land that is surrounded by water: island, large piece of moving ice: glacier, water that is surrounded by land: lake
    Created 2019-12-12
  • Unit 1 Test (7 words)
    Example: the largest kind of landform: continent, land that is surrounded by water: island, large piece of moving ice: glacier, water that is surrounded by land: lake
    Created 2019-12-12
  • liessa (7 words)
    Example: why do you go on a trip every may: because you have to make money, what do i love : mona lisa, who do i stock: liessa, what do i hate: pests
    Created 2019-08-14
  • quizcano (7 words)
    Example: What are the two types of volcanoes: , Explain the differences between these volcanoes: , What type of volcano is also known as a stratovolcano: , Name two of the main gases that can escape from volcanoes:
    Created 2019-06-24
  • Intro. to Earth Science Vocab. QUIZ (7 words)
    Example: The study of the universe: Astronomy, The study of the Earth's Atmosphere : Meteorology, The study of the sea/ocean: Oceanography, The study of the origin, history, and structure of the Earth: Geology
    Created 2019-01-08
  • Intro. to Earth Science Vocab. QUIZ (7 words)
    Example: Measure of how hot or cold something is: Temperature, Measure of how much surface an object has: Area, Divide an objects mass by it's volume: Density, basic unit of length in the SI system: Meter
    Created 2019-01-08
  • Combining Forms - Endocrine System (4 words)
    Example: kayla: kayla, emily: emily, claire: claire, sophie: sophie
    Created 2018-05-17
  • Combining Forms - Endocrine System (4 words)
    Example: jokfp[re: fwofjpw, jewopjf[w: fnewhfo, ocew[pfekq[p: ceiohfoiqel, jfioewjfpoeqj: jiojwpofw
    Created 2018-05-17
  • Geology (7 words)
    Example: rock, soil, land, terrain
    Created 2017-03-14
  • Geology (7 words)
    Example: rock, soil, land, terrain
    Created 2017-03-14
  • Earthquakes Questions and Answers (20 words)
    Example: Point in the earth where an earthquake rupture begins.: Hypocenter, An elastic wave generated by an impulse such as an earthquake or explosion.: Seismic Wave, Large, thin, relatively rigid plates that move relative to one another on the outer surface of the earth. : Tectonic Plates, Innermost part of the earth.: Core
    Created 2012-12-12
  • Ocean Floor Features (11 words)
    Example: that portion of the seafloor adjacent to the continents; icludes the continental rise, continental slope, and continental shelf: continental margin, the gently sloping submerged portion of the continental margin, extending from the shoreline to the continental slope: continental shelf, the steep gradient that leads to the deep-ocean floor and marks the seaward edge of the continental shelf: continental slope, a seaward extension of a valley that was cut on the continental shelf during a time when sea level was lower; a caynon carved into the outer continental shelf, continental slope, and continental rise by turbidity currents: submarine canyon
    Created 2012-12-04
  • Earth Layers, Boundaries, and Features (20 words)
    Example: Crust, Mantle, Core, Lithosphere
    Created 2012-11-07
  • Layers of the Earth and Tectonic Plates (15 words)
    Example: Thinnest Layer: Crust, Contains most of the Earth's mass: Mantle, Made mostly of nickle, iron, sulfur, and oxygen: Core, Makes up tectonic plates: Lithospere
    Created 2012-11-01
  • Weathering and Erosion (10 words)
    Example: Mechanical Weathering, Abrasion, ice wedging, chemical weathering
    Created 2012-10-23

+ New Word List

Quick Feedback

Want to suggest a feature? Report a problem? Suggest a correction? Please let us know below: