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Quiz: “Earth observation”

Question 1:
The biggest volcano in the world is:
Eyjafjallajökull in Iceland
Etna in Sicily
Stromboli in Sicily
Mauna Loa in Hawaii
Overstromingen in Queensland
Question 2:
The most expensive type of natural disaster is:
Flooding
Volcanoes
Earthquakes
Hurricanes
Question 3:
Cryosat is an ESA satellite that:
Measures the Earth’s temperature
Studies pollution on Earth
Measures tiny changes in ice thickness
Studies Earth’s gravity field
GOCE in orbit
Question 4:
GOCE’s task is to provide the best information yet on our planet’s:
Atmosphere
Gravity field
Stratosphere
Temperature
Understanding ocean circulation
Question 5:
Oceans cover:
20% of the Earth’s surface
50% of the Earth’s surface
70% of the Earth’s surface
90% of the Earth’s surface
Question 6:
Most active volcanoes are found:
In Europe
Around the Pacific Ocean
In North America
In Mexico

 
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