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  • Module Two: The Ocean

    Question 1 of 5

    1

    How much of the Earth's surface is covered by oceans?

    Select one of the following:

    • Approximately 50%

    • About 71%

    • more than 97%

    • 33% of Earth's surface

    Explanation

    Question 2 of 5

    1

    What is the top layer of the ocean called?

    Select one of the following:

    • Hadalpelagic Layer

    • Abyssopelagic Layer

    • Mesopelagic Layer

    • Epipelagic Layer

    Explanation

    Question 3 of 5

    1

    If the Epipelagic Layer is the Sunlight Zone, which layer would be the Twilight Zone?

    Select one of the following:

    • The Bathypelagic Layer

    • The Mesopelagic Layer

    • The Abyssopelagic Layer

    • The Hadalpelagic Layer

    Explanation

    Question 4 of 5

    1

    What is it referred to when there is one high tide and one low tide each day?

    Select one of the following:

    • Semi-diurnal tide

    • Mixed tide

    • Diurnal tide

    Explanation

    Question 5 of 5

    1

    When do land breezes occur?

    Select one of the following:

    • When the tides are higher than the lands surface

    • During the daytime temperature is less than the sea surface temperature

    • When the the land's nighttime temperature is less than the sea surface temperature

    • Only during the months of August and September

    Explanation