SC300 UNIT3 EXAM/SC300 UNIT3 EXAM

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1. The theory of continental drift was first proposed by (Points : 3) Francis Bacon Charles Richter Alfred Wegener Isaac Newton Albert Einstein 2. The theory of continental drift has undergone significant changes due to advances in technology and subsequent since it was first posed in 500 B.C. 1500 1912 1960 1985 3. Which of the following forms of evidence was used to formulate Wegener's theory of Continental Drift? 1. the jigsaw-like pattern of continental coastlines 2. magnetism of the ocean basin rocks 3. discovery of the Mid-Atlantic Ridge 4. radiometric dating of the basaltic rocks 4. What form of technology first allowed researchers to confirm that the Mid-Atlantic Ridge exists? Seismometer topographic maps of the ocean floor magnetometer remote sensing via satellite 5. Earthquakes are known to occur at the following type of tectonic plate boundary divergent convergent transform all of the above 6. The scale for measuring the intensity of earthquakes

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SC300 Unit3 Exam1. The theory of continental drift was first proposed by (Points : 3)Francis BaconCharles RichterAlfred WegenerIsaac NewtonAlbert Einstein2. The theory of continental drift has undergone significant changes due to advances intechnology and subsequent since it was first posed in500 B.C.15001912196019853. Which of the following forms of evidence was used to formulate Wegener's theory ofContinental Drift?1. the jigsaw-like pattern of continental coastlines2. magnetism of the ocean basin rocks3. discovery of the Mid-Atlantic Ridge4. radiometric dating of the basaltic rocks4. What form of technology first allowed researchers to confirm that the Mid-Atlantic Ridgeexists?Seismometertopographic maps of the ocean floormagnetometerremote sensing via satellite5. Earthquakes are known to occur at the following type of tectonic plate boundarydivergentconvergenttransformall of the above6. The scale for measuring the intensity of earthquakes was invented byFrancis BaconCharles RichterAlfred WegenerIsaac NewtonAlbert Einstein7. _____ waves cannot pass through ____ substances. Mapping the locations where these andother waves transmitted following an earthquake allows for the determining the layers of the_____, as well as the epicenter of an earthquake.Compressional / solid / earthShear / liquid / earthCompressional / solid / atmosphereShear / liquid / atmosphere8. The following field of science studies the waves of movement in the

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