Soil
Sediments
Rocks
Weathering/Erosion
Rock Cycle

100

In what great State did Mrs. Scheffer grow up in?
What is Kentucky!!

100

How many children does Mrs. Scheffer have?
What is 4

100

Where did Mrs. Scheffer receive an athletic scholarship to swim?
What is University of Toledo? Go Rockets!

100

If Mrs. Scheffer was not a teacher, name one of the two jobs she would like to do.
What is physical therapy or a mascot for a professional team!

100

Name 1 of the many vacation spots that Mrs. Scheffer would like to visit soon!
What is Hawaii, New Zealand, Puerto Rico, Grand Canyon or Las Vegas!

200

Name two things that make up soil.
Sediments, humus, biotic factors, weathered rock, water

200

What are two differences between the different sediments that we studied?
What is size, color, texture, or permeability?

200

Rocks are made up of 1 or more____________.
What is minerals?

200

This is what you call it when rocks break down into sediments.
What is weathering?

200

How would an igneous rock turn into a sedimentary rock?
What is it would have to be weathered, and deposited into layers? Time and pressure would turn the sediments into a sedimentary rock.

300

T of F All Soil is the same.
What is False

300

Which is more permeable? clay or sand?
Sand

300

What are the 3 categories of rocks?
What is sedimentary, metamorphic, and igneous?

300

Oxidation is this type of weathering.
What is chemical?

300

If Heat and Pressure is added to a sedimentary rock, what type does it become?
What is METAMORPHIC?

400

What is Humus?
Decaying Material with all the Good Nutrients!

400

Which sediment would be the best on the bottom of a pond, why?
What is clay because it does not allow water to permeate through it as easily?

400

Which type of rocks tends to have the most layers?
What is sedimentary? Fossils too!

400

This is what happens when sediments are moved from place to place.
What is erosion?

400

When sediments or rocks come in contact with extreme heat and magma, they could become which type of rock when it cools?
What is igneous?

500

Why do we need Soil?
Soil provides the nutrients (humus) that plants need. We need plants for survival. Some animals need the soil for habitat.

500

Put the sediments that we learned about in order from smallest to largest.
What is clay, silt, sand, and pebbles/gravel?

500

Which category of rocks are directly related to volcanic activity?
What is igneous?

500

Give three examples of things that cause weathering?
What is wind, water, ice, and glacier plucking and abrasion.

500

What must happen first for a metamorphic or igneous rock to become a sedimentary rock?
What is the metamorphic and igneous rock must be weathered into sediments?