Quiz: Can You Answer All These Questions About Your Planet, Earth?

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Do you know the Earth as well as you should?

Celebrate Earth Day this year by taking this trivia quiz to see if you really know all there is about the very planet you live on! Think you can pass?

 Apr 21, 2018

1 of 20Pick your answer!

Which gas released by car exhausts, stops the blood hemoglobin from working correctly?
Carbon dioxide
Carbon monoxide
Oxygen

2 of 20Pick your answer!

What is the term for something that will break down naturally?
Recyclable
Fossil fuel
Biodegradable

3 of 20Pick your answer!

What is the name given to the outermost layer of the Earth?
Atmosphere
Core
Crust

4 of 20Pick your answer!

Name the liquid rock which pours from a volcano?
Lava
Magma
Fire

5 of 20Pick your answer!

What is the term given to the study of the weather?
Astrology
Meteorology
Geology

6 of 20Pick your answer!

What is the hardest natural substance known?
Gold
Silver
Diamond

7 of 20Pick your answer!

Our atmosphere is kept wrapped around the Earth by what?
Moving weather patterns
Gravitational pull
Magnetic field

8 of 20Pick your answer!

What normally happens to meteors when they enter the atmosphere?
Bounce off
Go through
Burn up

9 of 20Fill in the blank!

70% of the earth is covered in ________
Water
Ice
Sand

10 of 20Pick your answer!

Most places on earth experience what?
Humid weather
Excessive snow
Four seasons

11 of 20Pick your answer!

Which is the most common gas in the atmosphere?
Oxygen
Nitrogen
Hydrogen

12 of 20Pick your answer!

The green landscape in Ireland can be attributed to what?
Proximity to the sun
Rainfall
Soil

13 of 20Pick your answer!

Within our solar system, what is only found on Earth?
Humans
Rain
Wind

14 of 20Pick your answer!

The city of Kathmandu is found in which country?
Hong Kong
Mongolia
Nepal

15 of 20Pick your answer!

Which of these US states is known for experiencing extreme humidity?
Colorado
Nebraska
Florida

16 of 20Pick your answer!

In which European country is the Catalan language spoken?
France
Spain
Ukraine

17 of 20Pick your answer!

In what country would you find Loch Ness?
England
Scotland
Wales

18 of 20Pick your answer!

The Great Barrier Reef sits off the coast of which country?
New Zealand
Thailand
Australia

19 of 20Pick your answer!

In what country would you hear Mandarin being spoken?
Japan
China
India

20 of 20Pick your answer!

Which country sits on two continents?
Egypt
Mexico
Turkey
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