Mini-quiz: Ocean morphology features

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Geography (Oceans) Quiz on Mini-quiz: Ocean morphology features, created by kirsten w on 01/11/2017.
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Question 1

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Add the labels to the different features of the ocean floor.
Answer
  • Abyssal plain
  • Continental shelf
  • Guyot
  • Seamount
  • Reach / ridge
  • Oceanic trench
  • Continental slope
  • Abyssal hill
  • Submarine canyon

Question 2

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Where are most biotic resources found?
Answer
  • Abyssal plain
  • Reach
  • Continental slope
  • Continental shelf

Question 3

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What are the most prominent differences between guyots and seamounts? Guyots are [blank_start]...[blank_end] sea volcanoes and have [blank_start]...[blank_end] peaks while seamounts are [blank_start]...[blank_end] sea volcanoes and have a [blank_start]...[blank_end] peak
Answer
  • older
  • eroded
  • younger
  • pointy

Question 4

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Both rift valleys and ridges occur at a [blank_start]constructive plate margin[blank_end]. However, with rift valleys magma wells up [blank_start]slower[blank_end] than with a ridge formation so that it forms a valley.
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  • constructive plate margin
  • destructive plate margin
  • slower
  • faster
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