Rocks & Minerals
What is the definition of "Changed Rock"?
What is a mixture of minerals, generally cemented together?
What is a metamorphic rock with mineral crystals arranged in bands called?
Sedimentary rock made up of fragments of rock.
Rock Particles carried and deposited by water, wind, or ice.
What is magma called when it reaches Earth's surface?
What is a metamorphic rock that does not have mineral crystals arranged in bands called?
Rock formed by the crystallization of hot melted rocks or minerals.
Large body of igneous rock that can form different shapes when magma cools inside Earth's crust.
What is molten rock inside Earth called?
Series of natural processes by which rocks slowly change from one kind to another.
Group of sedimentary rock made up of dissolved minerals or the remains of living things.
Series of events that happen over and over again
Rock that forms from pieces of other rocks that are pressed together.
All rocks are made up of..
The grouping of things that are alike is the science of..
Rocks formed when melted minerals cool and harden are classified as..
Magma that reaches Earth's surface is called..
Molten rock is made up of..
The mineral crystals of a rock formed from magma usually are..
Rocks formed from the remains of living things are classified as..
Limestone and halite are examples of..
A rock formed when another rock is changed by heat and pressure is classified as..
The series of natural processes by which rocks are slowly changed from one kind to another is..
The Rock Cycle
A metamorphic rock that has mineral crystals arranged in bands is..
The texture of an igneous rock that does not have mineral crystals is..
Quartzite is formed from..
Coal is a sedimentary rock formed from..
Two minerals commonly found in igneous rocks are mica and..