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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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  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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