Metamorphic Rocks
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  • Question 1
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    Q. How do metamorphic rocks form? 
    answer choices
    Heat and Pressure
    Compaction & Cementation
    Cooling of Magma
    Sediments & Glue
  • Question 2
    60 seconds
    Q. Metamorphic rocks form from ___.
    answer choices
    igneous rocks
    other metamorphic rocks
    sedimentary rocks
    all types of rocks
  • Question 3
    30 seconds
    Q. Granite forms what type of metamorphic rock?
    answer choices
    slate
    marble
    gneiss
    quartzite
  • Question 4
    30 seconds
    Q. What is the name of this Metamorphic Rock?
    answer choices
    Schist
    Slate
    Gneiss
    Marble
  • Question 5
    30 seconds
    Q. Which of these is a metamorphic rock?
    answer choices
    Gneiss
    Granite
    Scoria
    Conglomerate
  • Question 6
    30 seconds
    Q. Which of these is a metamorphic rock?
    answer choices
    pumice
    sandstone
    slate
    coal
  • Question 7
    30 seconds
    Q. The deeper a rock is buried, the greater the pressure is on it
    answer choices
    True 
    False
  • Question 8
    180 seconds
    Q. __________ metamorphism occurs when magma heats the surrounding rock and changes it.
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    Regional
    Forced
    Igneotrophic
    Contact
  • Question 9
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    Q. __________ metamorphism occurs when rock formations in the crust collide and build pressure
    answer choices
    Regional
    Forced
    Igneotrophic
    Contact
  • Question 10
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    Q.

    This rock was once sandstone but was altered by extreme heat and pressure. What is it likely to be now?

    answer choices

    Gneiss

    Quartzite

    Marble

    Slate

  • Question 11
    30 seconds
    Q. What sedimentary rock is changed into slate during metamorphism?
    answer choices
    Shale
    Limestone
    Sandstone
    Breccia
  • Question 12
    30 seconds
    Q. Which of the following is a metamorphic rock?
    answer choices
    schist
    basalt
    limestone
    shale
  • Question 13
    30 seconds
    Q. What subjected to intense heat and pressure granite can become 
    answer choices
    sandstone
    gneiss
    quartzite
    slate
  • Question 14
    30 seconds
    Q. Which of these is a metamorphic rock?
    answer choices
    Granite
    Quartzite
    Shale
    Basalt
  • Question 15
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    Q. Sandstone can be converted into the very hard and angular rock of the type shown in the picture.  It is the extreme heat and pressure associated with tectonic compression where two plates come together at a convergent boundary that produces this hard and attractive rock.  If sandstone is the parent rock, which of the following could be the type of rock shown?
    answer choices
    anthracite coal
    marble
    granite
    quartzite
  • Question 16
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    Q. Marble is the metamorphic rock.  What is the parent rock? 
    answer choices
    sandstone
    limestone
    granite
    shale
  • Question 17
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    Q. What is the parent rock of slate
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    sandstone
    limestone
    granite
    shale
  • Question 18
    30 seconds
    Q. What metamorphic rock is the result of heat and pressure on sandstone?
    answer choices
    sandstone
    limestone
    quartzite
    shale
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