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6 Multiple choice questions

  1. when a single layer of rock is less than 1 centimeter
  2. the decayed remains of once-living creatures
  3. the process by which sediments and rock fragments are carried away by wind or rain
  4. when stratified layers rest on top of unstratified layers
  5. rock that has undergone extreme change due to lots of heat and pressure.
  6. rock formed from molten rock, which is usually called magna.

5 True/False questions

  1. paraconformitieswhen there are parallel, stratified rock layers above and below the unconformity, but there is a clear surface of erosion between them

          

  2. disconformitieswhen there are parallel, stratified rock layers above and below the unconformity, but there is a clear surface of erosion between them

          

  3. unconformitya surface of erosion that separates one layer of rock from another

          

  4. uniformitarianismthe view that most of earth's geological features are the result of slow, gradual processes that have been at work for millions or even billions of years.

          

  5. sedimentary rockrock formed from molten rock, which is usually called magna.

          

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