Ocean Currents
Groundwater
River Basins
Astronomy & Lithosphere
Trivia
100

More temperature = _____ density.

Less
100

What force pulls water down into the ground?

Gravity

100

What river basin is Knightdale High School a part of?

The Neuse River Basin
100

"Planets revolve in an ellipse shaped orbit."

Which law is stated above?

Kepler's 1st Law

100

Spell your science teacher's last name!

Mr. Carroll

200

Which is denser? Saltwater or Freshwater?

Saltwater

200

The more porous a surface is, the _______ permeable it is.

More

200

True or False:
"Everyone lives in a river basin"

True!

200

Molten rock underground is called __________.

Molten rock on the surface is called __________.

Magma.

Lava.

200

What was the name of Simba's father?

Mufasa

300
is Great Britain warmer or colder than it should be due to ocean currents?


Warmer. The Gulf Stream brings warm water and warm weather up from the equator towards the islands.

300

An underground layer of rock or sediment that holds water is called a(n) ____________.

Aquifer

300

What is the largest river basin in the United States of America?

The Mississippi River Basin

300

What are the 3 main types of sediment?

Sand, silt, & clay

300

What team does Drew Brees play for?

The New Orleans Saints

400

What causes the currents in the northern hemisphere to turn clockwise and the currents in the southern hemisphere to turn counter-clockwise?

The coriolis effect

400

What do we call the uppermost boundary of an aquifer?

The water table

400

What is the largest river basin in North Carolina?

The Cape Fear River Basin

400

What is the MAIN reason for the change in seasons on Planet Earth?

The tilt of the Earth's axis

400

Which piece needs to be protected in a game of chess?

The King

500

A message in a bottle is tossed off the coast on North Carolina. Where might the bottle end up first?

a. South America

b. The East African Coast

c. Great Britain

d. Hong Kong

c. Great Britain

500

The groundwater we drink comes from the zone of ____________.

Saturation

500

Everything drains into a smaller __________ that eventually drains into the larger river basin.

Watershed

500

What fossil fuel is made from compressing peat into a dense, combustible rock?

Coal

500

Which artist is currently #1 on Billboard's Top 100 Artists?

Post Malone

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