Lithosphere Quiz- General

Question 1 of 8

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What does the lithosphere consist of?

Select one or more of the following:

  • Crust

  • Upper part of the mantle

  • Lower part of the mantle

Question 2 of 8

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How does the lithosphere provide resources and services?

Select one or more of the following:

  • Physical resources for human exploitation

  • Chemical resources for human exploitation

  • Biogeochemical cycles

  • The hydrological cyle

  • Through soil

Question 3 of 8

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Where are resources that we exploit by digging or using them in situ found?

Select one of the following:

  • In the surface layers of the lithosphere

  • In the mantle

Question 4 of 8

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How thick is the Earth's crust?

Select one of the following:

  • 5-10km

  • 5-20km

  • 10-20km

  • 5-70km

Question 5 of 8

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How deep are the deepest mines?

Select one of the following:

  • 2000m

  • 3000m

  • 4000m

  • 5000m

Question 6 of 8

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Processes in the lithosphere are fast and can rapidly replace exploited resources as long as...

Select one of the following:

  • ...exploitation is reasonable then the natural process will continue to provide the resources.

  • ...exploitation is reduced.

Question 7 of 8

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Some resources in the lithosphere are replaced by geological processes. These processes are very...

Select one of the following:

  • Slow

  • Fast

Question 8 of 8

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Use of resources removed from the lithosphere can also cause pollution when...

Select one or more of the following:

  • ...they are released more quickly than would naturally occur.

  • ...they are released in locations that would not naturally occur.

  • ...they are released in quantities that would not naturally occur.

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