Quiz: How Well Do You Know These Middle School Earth Science Terms?
How Well Do You Know These Middle School Earth Science Terms?
By: Becky
Image: shutterstock

About This Quiz

Was earth science your favorite subject in school? If it was, we know that you'll remember all of the terms on this quiz. Let's get started to find out how much you really remember about middle school earth science.

Are you an earth science nerd? One of the keys to being a proper science geek is the ability to speak the lingo. But, since you've managed to find your way to this quiz, we're going to assume that you already have that particular talent mastered. Earth science is the study of the earth and its atmosphere, and there are several branches that make up the field. Some of the branches of earth science are geology, oceanography, astronomy and meteorology, which are the studies of the earth's physical structure, the oceans, space and the weather, respectively. And, understandably, middle school earth science terms cover a little bit of each of these fields of study with terms such as volcano, atmosphere, coral reef and cyclone. If you know the definitions of these terms, you're probably ready for this quiz. If not, you might want to grab a middle school earth science book and brush up on your science vocab.

Take this quiz and brag to your friends if you ace it!

Scroll to Start Quiz

About HowStuffWorks

How much do you know about how car engines work? And how much do you know about how the English language works? And what about how guns work? How much do you know? Lucky for you, HowStuffWorks is about more than providing great answers about how the world works. We are also here to bring joy to your day with fun quizzes, compelling photography and fascinating listicles. Some of our content is about how stuff works. Some is about how much you know about how stuff works. And some is just for fun! Because, well, did you know that having fun is an important part of how your brain works? Well, it is! So keep reading!

Receive a hint after watching this short video from our sponsors.