NAME

Question types


Start with


Question limit

of 21 available terms

Advertisement Upgrade to remove ads
Print test

5 Written questions

5 Matching questions

  1. cementation
  2. cleavage
  3. absolute dating
  4. principle of superposition
  5. magma
  1. a physical property of a mineral that allows it to break along flat planes
  2. b melted or moten rock inside the earth
  3. c the process in which minerals slowly precipitate out of water and fill in the spaces between clasts
  4. d the process of assigning a precise numerical age to an organism, object, or event
  5. e a rule stating that the oldest rocks in an undisturbed sequence of rock layers will be at the bottom of the sequence.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. the process of placing objects or events in their proper sequence in time
  2. naturally formed, consolidated mixture containing minerals, rock fragments, or volcanic glass
  3. a gap in the rock record during which erosion occured or deposition was absent
  4. textures of metamorphic rock that have layers or bands
  5. the physical property of a mineral that measures the resistance of a mineral to scratching

5 True/False questions

  1. fracturea description including the size and arrangement of a rock's components

          

  2. rock cyclenaturally formed, consolidated mixture containing minerals, rock fragments, or volcanic glass

          

  3. intrusive igneous rockrock that cools from magma

          

  4. extrusive igneous rockrock that cools from magma

          

  5. texturean uneven break in a mineral

          

Create Set