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6 Multiple choice questions

  1. the process by which rocks are broken down by the forces of nature
  2. "veins" that run perpendicular to the dirrection of the strata
  3. the view that most of earth's geological features are the result of large-scale catastrophes such as floods, volcanic eruptions, etc.
  4. rock that has undergone extreme change due to lots of heat and pressure.
  5. rock formed from molten rock, which is usually called magna.
  6. rock formed from sediments (sand, silt, and other components of soil) and laid down by water or some other agent.

5 True/False questions

  1. paraconformitiesunidentifiable unconformities


  2. uniformitarianisma surface of erosion that separates one layer of rock from another


  3. sills"veins" that run perpendicular to the dirrection of the strata


  4. erosionthe process by which sediments and rock fragments are carried away by wind or rain


  5. laminationwhen a single layer of rock is less than 1 centimeter