Rocks & Minerals
Review
Ready…..Set….Go!
Question
The best way to reduce the impact of
mining is?
Answer
Reclaiming the land
Question
Which process carries the sediment?
Answer
Erosion
Question
A mineral is naturally formed, has a
definite crystalline structure, a chemical
composition and___________.?!?!?!
Answer
Inorganic
Question
Intrusive rocks have _________Crystals
Answer
Large
Question
Stone mountain is what type of igneous
rock?
Answer
intrusive
Question
What kind of rock is formed from heat and
pressure?
Answer
metamorphic
Question
The most abundant extrusive rock is?
Answer
basalt
Question
What are the three types of sedimentary
rocks?
Answer
Organic, clastic, and chemical
Question
Where are sedimentary rocks usually
found?
Answer
On the surface from weathering and
erosion of Earth’s materials
Question
Stratification occurs in what kind of rocks?
Answer
Sedimentary
Question
What process glues the sediment
together?
Answer
Cementation
Question
Chalk is actually made of sediments from
living things. This means it is what type of
sedimentary rock?
Answer
Organic
Question
To make obsidian into a sedimentary
rock, the obsidian rock must do what?
Answer
Either or all:
Weathered
Eroded
Deposition
Compaction
Cementation
Question
If limestone is made from skeletons of
living things, why can’t it be a mineral?
Answer
Minerals are:
INORGANIC!
Question
Where are most metamorphic rocks
formed?
Answer
Near plate boundaries
DEEP WITHIN THE
EARTH
Question
A geologist found a rock near a volcano in
Hawaii. The rock seemed to be smooth
and have tiny crystals. What kind...
Answer
Extrusive igneous
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  1. 1. Rocks & Minerals Review Ready…..Set….Go!
  2. 2. Question The best way to reduce the impact of mining is?
  3. 3. Answer Reclaiming the land
  4. 4. Question Which process carries the sediment?
  5. 5. Answer Erosion
  6. 6. Question A mineral is naturally formed, has a definite crystalline structure, a chemical composition and___________.?!?!?!
  7. 7. Answer Inorganic
  8. 8. Question Intrusive rocks have _________Crystals
  9. 9. Answer Large
  10. 10. Question Stone mountain is what type of igneous rock?
  11. 11. Answer intrusive
  12. 12. Question What kind of rock is formed from heat and pressure?
  13. 13. Answer metamorphic
  14. 14. Question The most abundant extrusive rock is?
  15. 15. Answer basalt
  16. 16. Question What are the three types of sedimentary rocks?
  17. 17. Answer Organic, clastic, and chemical
  18. 18. Question Where are sedimentary rocks usually found?
  19. 19. Answer On the surface from weathering and erosion of Earth’s materials
  20. 20. Question Stratification occurs in what kind of rocks?
  21. 21. Answer Sedimentary
  22. 22. Question What process glues the sediment together?
  23. 23. Answer Cementation
  24. 24. Question Chalk is actually made of sediments from living things. This means it is what type of sedimentary rock?
  25. 25. Answer Organic
  26. 26. Question To make obsidian into a sedimentary rock, the obsidian rock must do what?
  27. 27. Answer Either or all: Weathered Eroded Deposition Compaction Cementation
  28. 28. Question If limestone is made from skeletons of living things, why can’t it be a mineral?
  29. 29. Answer Minerals are: INORGANIC!
  30. 30. Question Where are most metamorphic rocks formed?
  31. 31. Answer Near plate boundaries DEEP WITHIN THE EARTH
  32. 32. Question A geologist found a rock near a volcano in Hawaii. The rock seemed to be smooth and have tiny crystals. What kind of rock do you think the geologist found?
  33. 33. Answer Extrusive igneous
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