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Properties of minerals:
a) Help to identify them
b) Define something as a mineral
c) Show specific composition
d) Are used identify rocks

Which of the following processes are in the correct order
a) Weathering, Erosion, Deposition, Cementation, Sedimentary Rock
b) Sedimentary Rock, Weathering, Deposition, Erosion, Cementation
c) Cementation, Sedimentary Rock, Weathering, Erosion, Deposition
d) Erosion, Weathering, Deposition, Sedimentation, Sedimentary Rock

What is the parent rock of Marble?
a) Limestone
b) Sandstone
c) Phylite
d) Slate

Where did intrusive igneous rock form?
a) Inside the Earth from cooling magma
b) Outside the Earth from cooling lava
c) Deep in the crust from applied heat and pressure
d) Above the surface from compaction and cementation

Extrusive igneous rock has crystals that are
a) small or none
b) Large
c) medium sized and smooth
d) medium sized and rough

All of the following are identifying characteristics of igneous rock EXCEPT:
a) Layers
b) Crystal structure
c) Glassy texture
d) Vessicles or gas holes

Foliation is
a) Banding of minerals in metamorphic rock that shows as stripes
b) Color of the rock in powdered form
c) Prominent in sedimentary rock
d) Visible in igneous rock

In which type of rock do fossils form?
a) Sedimentary
b) Igneous
c) Metamorphic
d) Recycled

What is the parent rock of slate?
a) Shale
b) Sandstone
c) Granite
d) Conglomerate

Sedimentary rock can be classified according to all of the following BUT:
a) Foliation
b) Strata
c) Particle size
d) Manner of formation

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