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5 Matching questions

  1. Tsunami
  2. Cast
  3. Angular Unconformity
  4. Carbon Film
  5. Fossil
  1. a Thin film Of carbon residue preserved as a fossil.
  2. b An unconformity in which younger sediment or sedimentary rocks rest on the eroded surface of tilted or folded older rocks.
  3. c The preserved remains or traces of an organism that lived in the past.
  4. d A type of body fossil that firms when crystals fill a mold or sediments wash into mold and harden into rock.
  5. e Seismic sea wave that begins over an earthquake focus and can be highly destructive when it crashes on the shore.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. the act of processing used or abandoned materials for use in creating new products.
  2. States that in an undisturbed rock layers the oldest rocks are on the bottom and the rocks become progressively younger toward the top.
  3. A type of body fossil that forms in rock when an organism with hard parts is buried, decays or dissolves and leaves a cavity int he rock
  4. Principle that states that processes that are occurring on the earth today have happened also in the past at or about the same rate.
  5. In an earthquake, the point below Earth's surface were energy is released in the form of Seismic waves.

5 True/False questions

  1. Epicenterlarge, ancient landmass that was composed of all the continents joined together


  2. DikeIgneous rock featured formed when magma is squeezed into a horizontal crack between layers layers of rock that hardens underground.


  3. Hot SpotThe preserved remains or traces of an organism that lived in the past.


  4. Charles DarwinGeologist who developed the principle of Uniformitarianism, considered the father of modern geology.


  5. PangaeaIgneous rock feature formed when magma is squeezed into a vertical crack that cuts across rock layers and hardens underground.


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