GEOLOGIC TIME SCALE PRACTICE QUIZ
(this quiz is for Historical Geology students and/or Geomajors.  Other students should choose the Simplified Time Scale Quiz link below)

  • Type in the name of each age                                                                                                  Simplified Time Scale Quiz
  • Capitalize the first letter and all other letters are lower case (the grader is case sensitive)
  • After typing in the name of the age, then click in the circle
  • If you are correct, a 'C' will appear in the small  grading box to the right of the circle
  • If you are incorrect, an 'X' will appear in the small grading box to the right of the circle
  • You may need to 'allow the ActiveX control' in order to work this quiz properly
  • This quiz was created in Microsoft Frontpage and works properly in Internet Explorer 7.0
    (the quiz may also work properly in other browsers, however, other browsers were not tested).
  • EONS ERAS PERIODS EPOCHS   Choice Names and Spelling
    • Archean
    • Cambrian
    • Cenozoic
    • Cretaceous
    • Devonian
    • Early
    • Early
    • Eocene
    • Hadean
    • Holocene
    • Jurassic
    • Late
    • Late
    • Mesozoic
    • Middle
    • Middle
    • Miocene
    • Mississippian
    • Oligocene
    • Ordovician
    • Paleocene
    • Paleozoic
    • Pennsylvanian
    • Permian
    • Phanerozoic
    • Pleistocene
    • Pliocene
    • Precambrian
    • Proterozoic
    • Quaternary
    • Silurian
    • Tertiary
    • Triassic

     

     
     
     
     
     
     
    EONS ERAS PERIODS EPOCHS