Sedimentary Rocks
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  • Question 1
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    Q. Sedimentary Rocks are often made up of other rocks and minerals.
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    True
    False
  • Question 2
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    Q. Small pieces of rock, sand, silt is called?
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    weathering
    sediment
  • Question 3
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    Q. The natural "cement" that hold sediments together to form sedimentary rock is made up of?
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    glue
    minerals
    marshmallows
  • Question 4
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    Q. Coal is formed from dead plants and other organisms?
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    True
    False
  • Question 5
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    Q. Sedimentary rocks are often formed in layers.
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    True 
    False
  • Question 6
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    Q. The process when rocks break into smaller pieces due to exposure to natural elements is called
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    erosion
    weathering
    sediments
  • Question 7
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    Q. Fossils are only found in sedimentary rocks.
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    True
    False
  • Question 8
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    Q. When sediments are pressed together tightly, this is called ____________.
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    Compaction
    Cementation
    Weathering
    Erosion
  • Question 9
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    Q. Sedimentary rock that is made of fragments of rocks cemented together by a mineral are called...
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    chemical
    organic
    clastic
  • Question 10
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    Q. Sedimentary rock made from fossils are called...
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    organic
    chemical
    stratified
  • Question 11
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    Q.
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    Lithographic Limestone
    Breccia
    Coal
    Conglomerate
  • Question 12
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    Q. This rock is made from tiny pieces of other rocks that settled to the bottom of a valley millions of years ago. What type of rock is this?
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    Sedimentary
    Igneous
    Metamorphic
  • Question 13
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    Q. Name this rock.
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    marble
    organic limestone
    sandstone
    granite
  • Question 14
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    Q. The process in which dissolved minerals crystallize and glue sediment together.
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    compaction
    deposition
    organic rock
    cementation
  • Question 15
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    Q.
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    Dolomite
    Sandstone
    Shale
    Coquina
  • Question 16
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    Q.

    Which causes rocks to physically weather in to sediments?

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    Water

    Ice

    Wind

    All of the above

  • Question 17
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    Q. What is mechanical weathering?
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    Process through which rocks are physically broken into smaller pieces.
    Rocks are broken down through chemical changes.
    Rocks are worn away from acid in plant roots.
    Rocks broken down by machinery.
  • Question 18
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    Q. This rock is made of salts left behind when a shallow sea evaporated. What type of sedimentary rock is it?
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    Clastic
    Chemical
    Organic
  • Question 19
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    Q. What characteristic to sedimentary rocks often have?
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    weather patterns
    tiny crystals
    striped layers
    glassy surfaces
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