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This is where quizzes on the physical composition of the earth can be found. If geology rocks your boat, jump on in.   

There are 38 quizzes and 365 trivia questions in this category.
Take this hour's trivia quiz: Geology - Mixed Questions

A quiz every hour! Over 365 questions in rotation. Recent Scores
1
Punny Geology

I know what you're thinking, and, yes-- I did get myself into geology just for the puns! A delightful selection of puns and geology trivia is included in this quiz.
Average (10 qns)
pu2-ke-qi-ri
10872 plays
2
What Geologic Feature am I?

Geology is cool- match my description with my name.
Tough (10 qns)
severnriver
6048 plays
3
A Geological Tour of the World

While visiting a few natural wonders, which are famous tourist attractions around the world, let's take a look at the geological processes that led to their formation.
Average (10 qns)
zorba_scank
8064 plays
4
Geology 101: The Rock Cycle

I'll give you the definition, you pick the term.
Average (10 qns)
ladymacb29
14640 plays
5
Rock On! Rock Off!

I admit it....I like rocks...I have over one hundred in my collection. Here are a few of the many rocks that are found, or hope to be found in my collection.
Average (10 qns)
dcpddc478
354 plays
6
Mohs Scale

Do you remember the minerals you had in your pocket geology kit for identifying minerals in the field using scratch tests? Match each of these minerals used as standard referents on the Mohs Scale with its name.
Average (10 qns)
looney_tunes
May 19 16
318 plays
7
Geology Rocks!

The great thing about geologists is how they can pick up a rock and make such bizarre statements as, "This place was underwater a hundred million years ago," or "There used to be a mountain belt nearby." How do they do that? Take this quiz and find out!
Tough (10 qns)
pu2-ke-qi-ri
4047 plays
8
Geology 101: Streams

I'll give you a definition, you pick the term.
Average (10 qns)
ladymacb29
7371 plays
9
Geology 101: Hydrologic Cycle

I'll give you the definition, you pick the term.
Average (10 qns)
ladymacb29
7206 plays
10
The Lithosphere...

This is a quiz regarding the lithosphere, or the Earth's solid part. This quiz has some trivia, and it is mainly about the earth's crust. I hope you will be having much fun taking my first quiz!
Tough (10 qns)
memoria090893
2004 plays
11
Metamorphism: The Story of a Changed Rock

These rocks are as pathetic a lot as ever you'll find. They can't take the heat. They buckle under pressure. After a while, you can't even discern their former selves! Take this quiz to learn the story of a Changed Rock...
Very Difficult (10 qns)
pu2-ke-qi-ri
1539 plays
12
Land Down Under

I was on FunTrivia when a bucket started talking to me. It had returned from a geological trip where it had seen beautiful treasures excavated from deep within the earth. Why don't you hear the story directly from the bucket's mouth?
Average (10 qns)
zorba_scank
552 plays
13
Rock But No Roll

Have you got rocks in your head? If so, you can work out the names of these rocks from the photo clues given.
Average (10 qns)
Creedy
723 plays
14
Rock Your World

Let your inner scientist be your guide as you take this quiz about rocks and rock formations.
Average (10 qns)
nmerr
780 plays
15
Geology 101: Weathering

I'll give you the definition to the type of weathering, you pick which term it is from a Geology 101 class in the United States!
Average (5 qns)
ladymacb29
6225 plays
16
Cubic Zirconia Is A Girl's Best Friend

"Lucy in the sky with cubic zirconia" just doesn't sing well, but girls, the beauty and price of a CZ just might make it your new best friend.
Average (10 qns)
unterkircher
249 plays
17
Mineralogy-- Into the Jaws of Doom

The evil scientist Dr. Blarg has you trapped in his laboratory. If you can't identify ten different minerals, you will meet a fate worse than death! Bwa ha ha! Are you ready for the challenge? (Evil fate not included.)
Average (10 qns)
pu2-ke-qi-ri
2151 plays
18
Sliced-up Rocks on a Microscope Slide

What could be more exciting than looking at rocks in their natural habitat? Why, looking at rocks under a microscope, of course! So take this quiz. I PROMISE you know more about this than you think!
Average (10 qns)
pu2-ke-qi-ri
1218 plays
19
Taken for Granite

Geology rocks my world! Here are ten questions to spark your interest in the world beneath our feet.
Average (10 qns)
jry63
252 plays
20
Rocks and Minerals

This quiz is based on high school geology
Tough (10 qns)
zorr
3246 plays
21
What Have I Become?

Some objects have become a little confused due to some changes coming over them. Can you help them realize what have they become?
Average (10 qns)
remote9
420 plays
22
Rocks and Minerals

How many rocks and minerals can you name and describe? Do you know which crystal system they belong to?
Tough (10 qns)
DBGC64grl
3006 plays
23
Crazy Crystal Structures

This is a short quiz on crystals and crystallography in general. It includes questions on defects and structure. Hope you enjoy.
Difficult (10 qns)
inigohowe
159 plays
24
Clearly Crystals

This quiz covers some of the basic information on crystals and crystal formation. It's a good place to begin if you'd like to understand the dazzling world of crystalline minerals.
Tough (10 qns)
AElfwynn
1296 plays
25
The Limestone Landscape

Limestone is a common rock which forms some amazing landforms. It makes up 10% of all sedimentary rocks found on Earth. This quiz is about limestone and the formations it creates. Hope you learn something new!
Tough (10 qns)
onlytrivial
621 plays
26
Interesting Mineral Facts

Here is a fun and interesting quiz on the strange facts of minerals, compiled from data source: "Peterson's Field Guide for Rocks & Minerals," Pough (1988). Answer the questions, have fun.
Difficult (10 qns)
ig_petrologist
738 plays
27
Physical Geology

This quiz is about the basic physical geology of the planet we all live on, Earth. It touches on geological formations, rocks, minerals, and some geological history.
Tough (10 qns)
schuhmacher
651 plays
28
Scales in Meteorology

Here is a short quiz about the various temporal and spatial scales associated with meteorology/atmospheric science.
Tough (10 qns)
hutch2000
768 plays
29
Mineral Knowledge

I will give you the mineral name and ask you to answer one of its properties. eg. What kind of luster does talc have? or What does it mean if a crystal has a massive habit? Answer: it has no definite shape.
Tough (15 qns)
virgogirl
1551 plays
30
Elementary Minerals

Many of the most prized gems and minerals obtain their color from trace minerals and others are composed of metallic compounds. Can you identify the metallic elements in these gems and minerals?
Tough (10 qns)
drbabe
504 plays
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