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____________ breaks rocks down into sediment. Then, _____________ moves them from one place to another
a) erosion, weathering
b) compactation, cementation
c) foliation, compactation
d) weathering, erosion

Extrusive Igneous Rock cools ___________, which means it will be ____________.
a) slowly, fine-grained (smooth)
b) slowly, coarse-grained ( rough)
c) quickly, fine grained (smooth)
d) quickly, coarse grained ( rough)

Intrusive Igneous Rock cools ___________, which means it will be ____________.
a) slowly, fine-grained (smooth)
b) slowly, coarse-grained ( rough)
c) quickly, fine grained (smooth)
d) quickly, coarse grained ( rough)

When lava cools on top of the surface, it creates this type of Igneous Rock
a) Intrusive
b) Extrusive
c)
d)

This rock is made from magma or lava cooling
a) Igneous
b) Metmorphic
c) Sedimentary
d)

This type of sedimentary rock is formed when small pieces of rocks are compacted and cemented together.
a) Organic
b) Clastic
c) Chemical
d)

This type of sedimentary rock is formed from the remains of once living things
a) Organic
b) Clastic
c) Chemical
d)

This type of sedimentary rock is formed when minerals mix with water and evaporate
a) Clastic
b) Organic
c) Chemical
d)

This type of Metamorphic Rock has mineral grains that are aligned like the pages of a book
a) Foliated
b) Non Foliated
c)
d)

When magma cools under the Earth's Surface, this type of Igneous rock is created
a) Intrusive
b) Extrusive
c)
d)

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