Igneous Rocks Sedimentary rocks Metamorphic rock Rock Cycle Vocabulary

100

What is a volcano?
Igneous rocks can be found around or in these.

100

What is sediment?
This is what sedimentary rocks start off as.

100

What are sedimentary, igneous, and most metamorphic rocks?
These are rocks that can become metamorphic rocks.

100

What are igneous, sedimentary, and metamorphic?
The three categories all rocks can be put into.

100

What is Igneous?
This word means "resulting from or produced from fire."

200

What is molten rock?
Liquid rocks or minerals may be called _______

200

What is erosion?
The movement of sediment.

200

What are heat and pressure?
These two things are required for a metamorphic rock to form.

200

What is a igneous rock?
A rock that was sediment, then went under pressure, then was melted down and crystalized or cooled inside a volcano is this type of rock.

200

What is sedimentary?
"Made from sediment" is the definition of what word?

300

What is magma?
Rock that is found inside a volcano is most likely make from this type of molten rock.

300

What is lithification?
The process of compaction and cementation is also known is this.

300

What is heat and pressure?
Sandstone (sedimentary) must go through his to become Quartzite.

300

What is any type of rock?
These types of rocks can become sediment by weathering.

300

What is "form" or "to change"?
Metamorphic rocks get their name also from the latin word morph, meaning this.

400

What are intrusive (basalt) and extrusive (granite) rocks?
Igneous rocks can be classified into these two types.

400

What is limestone and chalk?
What two types of sedimentary rocks are there?

400

What is durable and strong?
This is why metamorphic rock is great for building.

400

What is slate?
This is formed when clay goes under a lot of heat and pressure.

400

What is sediment?
Sedimentary rocks get there name from this, the substance they are made of.

500

What is Basalt?
This type of igneous rock are made when magma comes out of the Earth.

500

What is coal?
This type of rock is formed from dead trees and plants (also known as fossils) ?

500

What are foliated and nonfoliated?
These are the two categories that metamorphic rocks can be put into.

500

What is pressure?
This is how rocks on the surface get pushed into the Earth's core.

500

What is leaf?
Foliated metamorphic rocks get there name for the latin word folia meaning what?

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