Igneous Rocks
Sedimentary rocks
Metamorphic rock
Rock Cycle
Vocabulary

100

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

100

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

100

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

100

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

100

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

200

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

200

The movement of sediment.
What is erosion?

200

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

200

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.
What is a igneous rock?

200

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

300

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

300

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

300

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

300

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

300

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

400

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

400

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

400

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

400

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

400

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

500

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

500

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

500

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

500

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

500

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