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The Rock Cycle

Question 1 of 16

1

All rocks begin as

Select one of the following:

  • Igneous rocks

  • Sedimentary rocks

  • Metamorphic rocks

Explanation

Question 2 of 16

1

When changed by great heat and/or pressure rocks become...

Select one of the following:

  • Igneous

  • Sedimentary

  • Metamorphic

Explanation

Question 3 of 16

1

Basalt, granite, and pumice are all

Select one of the following:

  • Igneous rocks

  • Sedimentary rocks

  • Metamorphic rocks

Explanation

Question 4 of 16

1

Marble, quartzite, slate, gneiss, and schist are all

Select one of the following:

  • Igneous rocks

  • Sedimentary rocks

  • Metamorphic rocks

Explanation

Question 5 of 16

1

Limestone, coal, shale, sandstone, and conglomerate are all

Select one of the following:

  • Igneous rocks

  • Sedimentary rocks

  • Metamorphic rocks

Explanation

Question 6 of 16

1

Igneous rock with large crystals

Select one of the following:

  • Basalt

  • Granite

Explanation

Question 7 of 16

1

Igneous rock with small crystals

Select one of the following:

  • Basalt

  • Granite

Explanation

Question 8 of 16

1

Intrusive igneous rock

Select one of the following:

  • Basalt

  • Granite

Explanation

Question 9 of 16

1

Extrusive igneous rock

Select one of the following:

  • Basalt

  • Granite

Explanation

Question 10 of 16

1

Vertical weaknesses in sedimentary rocks

Select one of the following:

  • Joints

  • Bedding planes

Explanation

Question 11 of 16

1

Horizontal hairline cracks in sedimentary rocks

Select one of the following:

  • Joints

  • Bedding planes

Explanation

Question 12 of 16

1

Sedimentary rocks are

Select one of the following:

  • Permeable

  • Impermeable

Explanation

Question 13 of 16

1

Organic sedimentary rock

Select one of the following:

  • Limestone

  • Sandstone

Explanation

Question 14 of 16

1

Inorganic sedimentary rocks

Select one of the following:

  • Limestone

  • Sandstone

Explanation

Question 15 of 16

1

Marble was previously

Select one of the following:

  • Limestone

  • Sandstone

Explanation

Question 16 of 16

1

Quartzite was previously

Select one of the following:

  • Limestone

  • Sandstone

Explanation