Quiz: How Much Do You Really Know About The Ocean?

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What's your ocean IQ?

This quiz will test your knowledge of the oceans and marine life. How much do you know about the world’s oceans?

 Jul 02, 2020

1 of 16Pick your answer!

Where does the world's largest living turtle species live?
Sky
Sea
Land

2 of 16Pick your answer!

The ocean covers what percentage of Earth's surface?
7.1%
71%
17%

3 of 16Pick your answer!

What is the largest ocean on Earth?
Atlantic
Indian
Pacific

4 of 16Pick your answer!

What is the largest fish on Earth?
Whale Shark
Goldfish
Bluefin Tuna

5 of 16Pick your answer!

Which of these does not belong with the others?
Dolphin
Shark
Orca

6 of 16Pick your answer!

How much salt water is there compared to fresh water on earth?
89% fresh water
99% salt water
75% salt water

7 of 16Pick your answer!

Why is the ocean blue?
The sky above is reflected in the water
Water absorbs red light spectrums
The salt in the water turns it blue

8 of 16Pick your answer!

The Great Coral Reef is off the coast of _________.
California
Australia
Africa

9 of 16Pick your answer!

What causes Tsunamis?
Violent Storm Winds
Hurricanes
Underwater Earthquakes

10 of 16Pick your answer!

T/F: Coral is alive.
False
True

11 of 16Pick your answer!

Where does sound travel faster?
Through sand
Through air
Through water

12 of 16Pick your answer!

What controls the tides?
God
Wind
The Moon

13 of 16Pick your answer!

In which of these species does the MALE carry and deliver the baby?
Seahorse
Dolphin
Starfish

14 of 16Pick your answer!

Which of these is NOT an ocean?
Arctic
Mediterranean
Indian

15 of 16Pick your answer!

Which ocean basin has the most coral reefs?
Indian
Arctic
Pacific

16 of 16Pick your answer!

A Blue Whales diet consists mostly of _______.
bottom-feeders
krill
sharks
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