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Interior of Earth QUESTIONS

Exam NameInterior of Earth QUESTIONS
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Question: What is 95% of the lithosphere composed ?

Answer:Igneous Rocks


Question: Earthquake waves ___________ in velocity upon entering the mantle.

Answer:Increase


Question: What does the inner core of the earth contain ?

Answer:Iron and Nickel


Question: Liquid outer core is ______ thick.

Answer:2250 km


Question: When are the earth and moon farthest ?

Answer:Apogee


Question: Monsoon winds are largely caused by the differences in ___________ between the land and the sea ?

Answer:Temperature


Question: Which is the most rigid and crystallize part of earth ?

Answer:Centrospheres


Question: What is the percentage of  Silicon found in earth crust ?

Answer:27.70%


Question: Which layer is the least rigid ?

Answer:Asthenosphere


Question: What forms hanging valleys ?

Answer:Moving ice


Question: Which rocks are there in oceanic crust ?

Answer:Basaltic


Question: The fourth layer of ultra basic rocks is known as _____ layer.

Answer:Gutenberg


Question: Continental crust accounts only about ______ of the earth's global surface.

Answer:1/3


Question: The interior layer of the earth which is subjected to great heat and pressure is known technically as the barysphere. Which part of the earth does it refer to ___________

Answer:The Core


Question: Which is the densest of all layers ?

Answer:The core


Question: Radius of solid inner core is _____ miles.

Answer:760


Question: What is percentage of Oxygen in earth crust ?

Answer:27.70%


Question: The proportion of ___________ rocks decreases with depth.

Answer:Silicon


Question: When three heavenly bodies are in same line, that situation is ?

Answer:Sizigy


Question: Which rocks does Continental crust consist ?

Answer:Granite