According to the diagram, what process is shown by letter B?
compaction & cementation
weather & erosion
heat & pressure
The name of a person that studies rocks and the earth.
A type of igneous rock that is formed below the surface of the Earth
When sediments are pressed together tightly, this is called ____________.
Limestone is a sedimentary rock. During the rock cycle, limestone is changed into marble, a metamorphic rock. The processes that act on limestone and change it into marble are
weather and erosion
heat and pressure
compacting and cementing
melting, cooling, and hardening
According to the diagram, what process is shown by letter A?
This is the continuous process of rock changing from one type to another.
Name of the impression of a plant or animal, in the soil, that existed in the past
Geologists have classified rocks into three major groups of rocks which are:
inorganic, organic and chemical rocks
igneous, sedimentary and metamorphic rocks
metamorphic, chemical and non chemical rocks
sedimentary, inorganic and igneous rocks
The process by which metamorphic rock changes to igneous rock begins with
The name a rock is given when it is broken down into smaller pieces.
This is a natural solid that is made of one or more minerals.