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Igneous rock that cools rapidly when it forms may ahve a texture that is ___.
a) smooth, shiny, no visible grains b) banded with several colors c) coarse grained d) jagged grains
Igneous rock that formed from lava that erupted onto Earth's surface is called ___.
a) extrusive rock b) intrusive rock c) clastic rock d) metamorphic rock
The most abundant intrusive rock in the continental crust is ___.
a) basalt b) granite c) shale d) limestone
The process by which sediment settles out of the water or wind carrying it is ___.
a) compaction b) deposition c) cementation d) erosion
A sedimentary rock made up of rock fragments with rounded edges is called ___.
a) shale b) conglomerate c) breccia d) sandstone
Over time, coral buried by sediments can turn into ___.
a) granite b) coal c) limestone d) basalt
A metamorphic rock in which the grains line up in parallel bands is a ___.
a) clastic rock b) nonfoliated c) foliated d) nonclastic
Magma that cools slowly forms ____ rock.
a) extrusive metamorphic b) extrusive igneous c) intrusive metamorphic d) intrusive igneous
Quartz is a mineral, granite is ___.
a) also a mineral b) a rock c) a gem d) an ore
Detrital rocks are ___.
a) made of fragments b) formed from magma c) deposited from solution d) all of the above
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