Rocks
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  • Question 1
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    Q. Which type of rock forms from extreme heat and pressure?
    answer choices
    Igneous
    Sedimentary
    Organic
    Metamorphic
  • Question 2
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    Q. A metamorphic rock changes into an igneous rock by what two processes?
    answer choices
    Melting and cooling
    Extreme heat and pressure
    Compaction and cementation
    Weathering and erosion
  • Question 3
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    Q. True/False: Igneous rocks can only turn into metamorphic rocks.
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    True
    False
  • Question 4
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    Q. When sediments are pressed together tightly, this is called ____________.
    answer choices
    Compaction
    Cementation
    Weathering
    Erosion
  • Question 5
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    Q. This rock was found near the mouth of a volcano. What type of rock is this?
    answer choices
    Sedimentary
    Igneous
    Metamorphic
  • Question 6
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    Q. This rock was formed by smaller pieces of rock that settled at the bottom of a lake millions of years ago. What type of rock is this?
    answer choices
    Sedimentary
    Igneous
    Metamorphic
  • Question 7
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    Q. What are the 3 major types of rocks?
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    Igneous, Metamorphic, Sedimentary
    Metamorphic, Igneous, Cementation
    Brown, Red, Gray
    Streak, Hardness, Breakage
  • Question 8
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    Q. This rock started as lava that cooled and then was heated and put under pressure over time. What type of rock is this?
    answer choices
    Sedimentar
    Igneous
    Metamorphic
  • Question 9
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    Q. This rock was molten magma that slowly cooled under the ground. What type of rock is this?
    answer choices
    Sedimentar
    Igneous
    Metamorphic
  • Question 10
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    Q. This rock cooled on the outside of a volcano and contained air bubbles when it was forming. What type of rock is this?
    answer choices
    Sedimentary
    Igneous
    Metamorphic
  • Question 11
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    Q. Each rock type can follow only one pathway of the rock cycle.
    answer choices
    True
    False
  • Question 12
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    Q.

    Intrusive igneous rocks

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    are baked

    cool quickly

    cool slowly

    are cemented particles

  • Question 13
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    Q.

    Extrusive igneous rocks

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    cool from magma

    cool from lava

    are pressed particles

    dissolve in water

  • Question 14
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    Q.

    Weathering is the

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    process of rocks breaking down

    melting of rocks

    baking of rocks

    cementing of particles

  • Question 15
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    Q.

    Erosion is

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    dissolving of minerals

    breaking down of rocks

    movement of sediment to a new location

    evaporation of minerals

  • Question 16
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    Q.

    Sedimentary rocks are often found near

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    lakes, river, and oceans

    volcanoes

    plates colliding

  • Question 17
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    Q.

    What type of rock can be described as being intrusive and extrusive?

    answer choices

    Igneous

    Sedimentary

    Metamorphic

  • Question 18
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    What type of rock can be described as being foliated or non-foliated?

    answer choices

    Igneous

    Sedimentary

    Metamorphic

  • Question 19
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    What type of rock can be described as being clastic , organic (biological) , or chemical?

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    Igneous

    Sedimentary

    Metamorphic

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