Rocks and minerals Christian Witmer.
Parts of the Earth <ul><li>Parts </li></ul><ul><li>Volcanoes-  molten rock </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Lava </li></ul></ul><ul><...
How rocks are made <ul><li>Rocks are made from minerals </li></ul><ul><li>Minerals are found in volcanic acid </li></ul><u...
Igneous rock <ul><li>Granite  is igneous rock </li></ul><ul><li>Obsidian  is an igneous rock </li></ul><ul><li>Another typ...
Sedimentary rock <ul><li>Layers </li></ul><ul><li>Examples  of  sedimentary   rocks </li></ul>
Metamorphic rock <ul><li>Metamorphic rock is formed when extreme pressure or heat is applied to  sedimentary  or  igneous ...
gemstones <ul><li>Gemstones  are rare </li></ul><ul><li>They are used in jewelry </li></ul>
Wacky facts <ul><li>Meteorites </li></ul><ul><li>Caves </li></ul><ul><ul><li>sinkholes </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Stalacti...
Sedimentary to metamorphic
Igneous to metamorphic
crystals
fossils
Stalactites and stalagmites
cave
 
 
Microscopic crystal
Oil shale
shale
limestone
sediments
obsidian
granite
Counter tops
Headstones
pumice
abrasives
gemstones
sinkhole
Meteor
atoms
lava
Earth
Molten rock
magma
minerals
Bibliography Lambert, David.  Rocks and Minerals  New York: Franklin Watts, 1986. Print. Morris, Neil.  Rocks and Minerals...
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  • Water erosion layers push together
  • Made in rare conditions
  • Pearl doesn’t come from the earth they come from oysters Opal turquoise not crystallized
  • Most sinkholes are smaller than this
  • Blue button parts of earth red button how rocks are made
  • Both molten rock
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    1. 1. Rocks and minerals Christian Witmer.
    2. 2. Parts of the Earth <ul><li>Parts </li></ul><ul><li>Volcanoes- molten rock </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Lava </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Magma </li></ul></ul>
    3. 3. How rocks are made <ul><li>Rocks are made from minerals </li></ul><ul><li>Minerals are found in volcanic acid </li></ul><ul><li>When atoms align they create a crystalline structure . </li></ul>
    4. 4. Igneous rock <ul><li>Granite is igneous rock </li></ul><ul><li>Obsidian is an igneous rock </li></ul><ul><li>Another type of igneous rock is pumice </li></ul>
    5. 5. Sedimentary rock <ul><li>Layers </li></ul><ul><li>Examples of sedimentary rocks </li></ul>
    6. 6. Metamorphic rock <ul><li>Metamorphic rock is formed when extreme pressure or heat is applied to sedimentary or igneous rock . </li></ul><ul><li>The crystalline shape presses together. </li></ul>
    7. 7. gemstones <ul><li>Gemstones are rare </li></ul><ul><li>They are used in jewelry </li></ul>
    8. 8. Wacky facts <ul><li>Meteorites </li></ul><ul><li>Caves </li></ul><ul><ul><li>sinkholes </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Stalactites </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Stalagmites </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Fossils </li></ul>
    9. 9. Sedimentary to metamorphic
    10. 10. Igneous to metamorphic
    11. 11. crystals
    12. 12. fossils
    13. 13. Stalactites and stalagmites
    14. 14. cave
    15. 17. Microscopic crystal
    16. 18. Oil shale
    17. 19. shale
    18. 20. limestone
    19. 21. sediments
    20. 22. obsidian
    21. 23. granite
    22. 24. Counter tops
    23. 25. Headstones
    24. 26. pumice
    25. 27. abrasives
    26. 28. gemstones
    27. 29. sinkhole
    28. 30. Meteor
    29. 31. atoms
    30. 32. lava
    31. 33. Earth
    32. 34. Molten rock
    33. 35. magma
    34. 36. minerals
    35. 37. Bibliography Lambert, David. Rocks and Minerals New York: Franklin Watts, 1986. Print. Morris, Neil. Rocks and Minerals, . New York: Crabtree Publishing Company, 1998. Print. Pellant, Chris . The Best Book of Fossils Rocks and Minerals. New York: King Fisher, 2000. Print. Walker, Sally. Rocks . Minneapolis, MN: Lerner Publications Company, 1998. Print. Images from Google Images
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