Plate Tectonics, Rock Cycle & Weathering of Rocks
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  • Question 1
    20 seconds
    Q. What are the two types of weathering?
    answer choices
    Mechanical and Physical
    Mechanical and Chemical
    Chemical and Abrasion
    There's more than two types
  • Question 2
    20 seconds
    Q. The sea arch pictured was made through...
    answer choices
    Mechanical weathering of the rock cliff
    Chemical weathering of the rock cliff
  • Question 3
    20 seconds
    Q. Salt water weathering rocks by dissolving pieces of it over time is an example of ....
    answer choices
    Chemical Weathering
    Mechanical Weathering
  • Question 4
    20 seconds
    Q. Wind abrasion (wind blowing sand against something) is an example of _______ weathering.
    answer choices
    Chemical
    Mechanical
  • Question 5
    20 seconds
    Q. Erosion is defined as ________
    answer choices
    The transport of sediment
    The break down of rcoks into sediment
    the depositing of sediment
    None of these
  • Question 6
    20 seconds
    Q. Weathering is defined as________
    answer choices
    The transport of sediments
    The breaking down of rocks into sediment
    The deposit of sediment
    None of these
  • Question 7
    20 seconds
    Q. What type of plate boundary & crust type usually creates tall mountains?
    answer choices
    Convergent, continental-oceanic
    Divergent, continental-continental
    Convergent, continental-continental
    Transform
  • Question 8
    20 seconds
    Q. What type of rock is formed deep underground through heat and pressure?
    answer choices
    Igneous
    Sedimentray
    Metamorphic
    None of these
  • Question 9
    30 seconds
    Q. Fossils are found in what type of rock?
    answer choices
    Igneous
    Sedimentary
    Metamorphic
    None of these
  • Question 10
    30 seconds
    Q. Obsidian is shiny, smooth and usually black. It is an igneous rock, and forms when:
    answer choices
    Magma cools slowly underground
    Lava cools slowly underground
    Magma cools quickly on the surface
    Lava cools quickly on the surface
  • Question 11
    30 seconds
    Q. Earthquakes are most likely to form _________
    answer choices
    randomly
    on convergtent plate boundaries
    on divergent plate boundaries
    on all plate boundaries
  • Question 12
    30 seconds
    Q. What type of boundary is pictured?
    answer choices
    Convergent
    Divergent
    Transform
    None of these
  • Question 13
    30 seconds
    Q. The youngest rocks would be located _____
    answer choices
    Closest to the mid-ocean ridge
    farthest away from the mid-ocean ridge
    in the middle of the mid-ocean ridge
    none of these
  • Question 14
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    Q. What type of rock is forming in this image?
    answer choices
    Igneous
    Sedimentary
    Metamorphic
    None of these
  • Question 15
    30 seconds
    Q. What caused the letters on this old tombstone to fade?
    answer choices
    weathering
    deposition
    being made of cheap material
    none of these
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