Sedimentary Rock
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  • Question 1
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    Q. Sedimentary rocks may contain fossils.
    answer choices
    True
    False
  • Question 2
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    Q. Sedimentary rock type made from bits of minerals and other Earth material that were weathered and moved is _?_ sedimentary rock.
    answer choices
    clastic
    chemical
    organic 
  • Question 3
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    Q. the dropping of sediments in layers. 
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    compaction
    deposition
    erosion
    weathering
  • Question 4
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    Q. squeezing sediments together in layers
    answer choices
    compaction
    weathering
    cementation
    deposition 
  • Question 5
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    Q. What is the correct order of making and dropping off of sediments?
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    weathering, erosion, deposition 
    erosion, weathering, deposition
    weathering, deposition , erosion
  • Question 6
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    Q. the process by which running water, wind, or ice carry away bits of broken-up rock
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    weathering
    sediment
    erosion
    cememtation
  • Question 7
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    Q. Sedimentary rock formed from remains of plants and animals is called _?_.
    answer choices
    chemical sedimentary rock
    organic sedimentary rock
    clastic sedimentary rock
    erosion
  • Question 8
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    Q. What is an example of an organic sedimentary rock?
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    coal
    breccia
    rock salt
    shale
  • Question 9
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    Q. small, solid pieces of materials from rocks or living things
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    sediment
    clastic rock
    organic rock
    deposition
  • Question 10
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    Q. the process in which dissolved minerals crystallize and glue sediment together.
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    compaction
    deposition
    organic sedimentary rock
    cementation
  • Question 11
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    Q. Wind and water have eroded this rock to show the layers of sediment that were laid down millions of years ago. What type of rock is this?
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    Sedimentary
    Igneous
    Metamorphic
  • Question 12
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    Q. Name this rock.
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    dolomite
    sandstone
    shale
    coquina
  • Question 13
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    Q. Name this rock.
    answer choices
    lithographic limestone
    breccia
    coal
    conglomerate
  • Question 14
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    Q. Name this rock.
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    marble
    organic limestone
    sandstone
    granite
  • Question 15
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    Q. The process when rocks break into smaller pieces due to exposure to natural elements is called _?_.
    answer choices
    erosion
    weathering
    sediments
  • Question 16
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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 sedimentary rock
    chemical sedimentary rock
    organic sedimentary rock
  • Question 17
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    Q. Name this rock.
    answer choices
    sandstone
    coal
    shale
    flint
  • Question 18
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    Q.

    What causes the pressure necessary to form sedimentary rocks?

    answer choices

    chemicals in the rock

    temperatures inside the Earth

    weight from sediments above

    water flowing over rock

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