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Rock cycle

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  • Q1
    A naturally occurring solid mixture of one or more minerals or organic matter.
    Rock
    30s
  • Q2
    sequence of events in which rocks are formed, destroyed, altered, and reformed by geological processes (a continuous process where one rock type changes into another).
    Rock Cycle
    30s
  • Q3
    Inorganic, solid crystalline substances found naturally in the earth.
    Minerals
    30s
  • Q4
    A type of rock that forms when particles from other rocks or the remains of plants and animals are pressed and cemented together in layers
    Sedimentary Rock
    30s
  • Q5
    A type of rock that forms from the cooling of molten rock at or below the surface.
    Igneous rock
    30s
  • Q6
    Igneous rock that forms when magma hardens beneath Earth's surface.
    Intrusive Rock
    30s
  • Q7
    Igneous rock that forms from lava on Earth's surface
    Extrusive Rock
    30s
  • Q8
    a scale ranking ten minerals from softest to hardest; used in testing the hardness of minerals
    Mohs Hardness Scale
    30s
  • Q9
    Solid materials such as rock fragments, plant and animal remains, or minerals that are carried by water, wind, ice, gravity, or some other natural force and settle in a new location (bottom of a body of water or at the foot of hills and mountains)
    Sediment
    30s
  • Q10
    Molten rock beneath the planet's surface.
    Magma
    30s
  • Q11
    Molten rock that reaches a planet's surface through a volcano or other opening in the crust
    Lava
    30s
  • Q12
    rock that is changed by great HEAT and PRESSURE
    Metamorphic Rock
    30s
  • Q13
    The process by which natural forces break down rocks and minerals.
    Weathering
    30s
  • Q14
    the process by which wind and water remove and carry small pieces of weathered rock from one place to another
    Erosion
    30s
  • Q15
    3 kinds of Sedimentary Rock
    Clastic, Organic, Chemical
    30s

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