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7 terms
Rock groups
Basalt
Sandstone
Marble
Granite
Igneous
Sedimentary
Metamorphic
Igneous
Basalt
Igneous
Sandstone
Sedimentary
12 terms
Rock Groups
Extrusive Rocks
Intrusive Rocks
Texture
Composition
Igneous rocks formed from lava that erupted onto Earth's Surf…
Rock that formed when magma hardened beneath Earth's surface
Geologists determine whether an igneous rock is extrusive or…
Can sometimes be determined by color of rock
Extrusive Rocks
Igneous rocks formed from lava that erupted onto Earth's Surf…
Intrusive Rocks
Rock that formed when magma hardened beneath Earth's surface
9 terms
Famous Rock Groups
The Rolling Stones
The Beatles
Led Zeppelin
Queen
The Rolling Stones
The Beatles
5 terms
Rock groups
Describe what are the three main main…
Name the era periods of when clay was…
Name the era periods of when granite w…
Name the era period of when chalk was…
Igneous rock:... Made from lava ... E.g. Basalt and granite ... Sedime…
The... Quaternary... Tertiary ... Jurassic... Triassic and... Permian eras
The... Devonian... Ordovician... Silurian... Cambrian and... Pre-Cambrian eras
Cretaceous era
Describe what are the three main main…
Igneous rock:... Made from lava ... E.g. Basalt and granite ... Sedime…
Name the era periods of when clay was…
The... Quaternary... Tertiary ... Jurassic... Triassic and... Permian eras
11 terms
Rock Groups
extrusive
intrusive
erosion
deposition
a rock that formed when lava erupted onto Earth's surface
rock that formed when magma hardened underground
particles are carried away by wind and water
process by which sediments settles out of water or wind
extrusive
a rock that formed when lava erupted onto Earth's surface
intrusive
rock that formed when magma hardened underground
16 terms
Rock Groups
granite
obsidian
pumic
basalt
intrusive
extrusive
extrusive
extrusive
granite
intrusive
obsidian
extrusive
11 terms
Rock Groups
Rock
Coherent
Naturally occurring
Clastic
Coherent, naturally occurring solid, consisting of an aggrega…
Rock holds together, and thus must be broken in order to be s…
Geologists consider only naturally occurring minerals to be r…
Rocks whose grains stick together by cement.
Rock
Coherent, naturally occurring solid, consisting of an aggrega…
Coherent
Rock holds together, and thus must be broken in order to be s…
17 terms
Rock Groups
Rock
Cement
Clastic Rocks
Crystalline Rocks
Coherent, naturally occurring solid, consisting of an aggrega…
Mineral material that precipitates from water and fills the s…
Rocks whose grains are stuck together by cement.
Rocks whose crystals interlock with one another.
Rock
Coherent, naturally occurring solid, consisting of an aggrega…
Cement
Mineral material that precipitates from water and fills the s…
Rock groups
Extensive ricks
Intrusive rocks
Sediment
Erosion
Made from lace that erupted onto earth surface
Rock that comes under ground
Rocks made of the remains of once living things
Parts of rock carried away by wind and water
Extensive ricks
Made from lace that erupted onto earth surface
Intrusive rocks
Rock that comes under ground
16 terms
Rock groups
Granite
Obsidian
Pumice
Basalt
Intrusive
Extrusive
Extrusive
Extrusive
Granite
Intrusive
Obsidian
Extrusive
27 terms
ROCK GROUPS
Cleavage
Ferromagnesian / Nonferromagnesian
Felsic/Intermediate/Mafic/Ultramafic
Aphanitic/ Phaneritic
...
...
...
...
Cleavage
...
Ferromagnesian / Nonferromagnesian
...
45 terms
Rock Groups and Rock Cycle
Rock
Grain
Sediment
Clastic Rocks
coherent, naturally occurring solid, consisting of an aggrega…
fragment of mineral, rock, or glass
collection of loose fragments and grains, derived from preexi…
rocks whose grains are held in place by cement
Rock
coherent, naturally occurring solid, consisting of an aggrega…
Grain
fragment of mineral, rock, or glass
15 terms
Rock Cycle and ROCK groups
How are Igneous rock formed?
How are Sedimentary rocks formed?
How are Metamorphic rocks formed?
What is an example of an igneous rock.
Magma pushes through Earth's crust and cools.
Igneous rocks, weathering makes it Sedimentary.
The stuff inside will rearrange, heat, time & pressure.
Granite, obsidian, pumice, basalt
How are Igneous rock formed?
Magma pushes through Earth's crust and cools.
How are Sedimentary rocks formed?
Igneous rocks, weathering makes it Sedimentary.
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Metamorphic rock groups by grade
slate
phyllite
schist
gneiss
—minerals: clays, micas, microscopic quartz/feldspar... —feature…
—minerals: micas... —features: highly foliated (schistose), with…
—minerals: micas, quartz, feldspar, GARNET, amphibole... —featur…
—minerals: quartz, feldspar, amphibole, pyroxene, micas... —feat…
slate
—minerals: clays, micas, microscopic quartz/feldspar... —feature…
phyllite
—minerals: micas... —features: highly foliated (schistose), with…
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Classifying Rocks/Minerals /Rock groups
Granite
Basalt
Color
Texture
light colored rock having HIGH silica content.
dark colored rock that is LOW silica content.
provides clues to the rocks mineral composition.
Look and feel of the rocks surface which is made up of partic…
Granite
light colored rock having HIGH silica content.
Basalt
dark colored rock that is LOW silica content.
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Rock Group
sedimentary
metamorphic
sedimentary
metamorphic
coquina
slate
rock gypsum
schist
sedimentary
coquina
metamorphic
slate
31 terms
All Rock Groups and The Rock Cycle Vocabulary
mineral
cleavage
erosion
Igneous rock
naturally occurring substance, with definite chemical composi…
The atoms are arranged so perfectly that crystals break along…
the transport of fragments of rock by water, wind, ice, or gr…
rock formed from the cooling of molten rock; can be extrusive…
mineral
naturally occurring substance, with definite chemical composi…
cleavage
The atoms are arranged so perfectly that crystals break along…
29 terms
groups of rocks
shale
sandstone
granite
obsidian
sedimentary
sedimentary
igneous
igneous
shale
sedimentary
sandstone
sedimentary
12 terms
Rock and Mineral Groups
Igneous Extrusive
Igneous Intrusive
Sedimentary Chemical
Sedimentary Clastic
Scoria, Basalt, Rhyolite, Pumice, Obsidian
Granite, Diorite, Gabbro,
Limestone, Rock Salt, Rock Gypsum
Shale, Siltstone, Sandstone, Conglomerate, Breccia
Igneous Extrusive
Scoria, Basalt, Rhyolite, Pumice, Obsidian
Igneous Intrusive
Granite, Diorite, Gabbro,
45 terms
Rock groups Igneous
Are rocks coherent & solid?
Are rocks naturally occurring yes?
Are rocks aggregates of minerals or gl…
Can rocks be a single mineral?
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Are rocks coherent & solid?
Yes
Are rocks naturally occurring yes?
Yes
45 terms
Rock groups Igneous
Are rocks coherent & solid?
Are rocks naturally occurring yes?
Are rocks aggregates of minerals or gl…
Can rocks be a single mineral?
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Are rocks coherent & solid?
Yes
Are rocks naturally occurring yes?
Yes
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Rock Groups, Igneous Rocks, Volcanoes
Clastic
Cement
Crystalline
Bedrock
Grains of material are bonded by a cement
mineral material that precipitates from water and fills the s…
mineral crystals interlock with each other like a jigsaw puzzle
Rock that is still attached to the Earth's crust
Clastic
Grains of material are bonded by a cement
Cement
mineral material that precipitates from water and fills the s…
10 terms
Rock groups : geography
Igneous rocks
Granite
Basalt
Sedimentary rocks
Rocks formed by magma or lava when cooled
Cooled magma
Cooled lava
Squashed together from other material to make a rock
Igneous rocks
Rocks formed by magma or lava when cooled
Granite
Cooled magma
8 terms
Igneous Rock Groups
Halides
Native Elements
Silicates
Sulfides
Fluorite
Mercury
Biotite
Pyrite
Halides
Fluorite
Native Elements
Mercury
13 terms
Interlude A: Rock Groups
rock
cement
clastic
crystalline
a coherent, naturally occurring solid, consisting of an aggre…
mineral materials that precipitate from water and fill the sp…
rocks whose grains are stuck with cement
rocks whose crystals interlock
rock
a coherent, naturally occurring solid, consisting of an aggre…
cement
mineral materials that precipitate from water and fill the sp…
21 terms
Rock and Roll groups
The Kinks
The Yardbirds
Rolling Stones
Scorpions
modern group, covered Little Richard's "Long tall sally" and…
Eric Clapton left when they became too commercial (You're Lov…
Mick Jagger, Brian Jones, Keith Richards, Bill Wyman, Charlie…
Pete Townshend, John Entwistle,
The Kinks
modern group, covered Little Richard's "Long tall sally" and…
The Yardbirds
Eric Clapton left when they became too commercial (You're Lov…
11 terms
Igneous Rock Practical Groups
Extrusive (Volcanic)
Intrusive (Plutonic)
Ultramafic
Mafic
Formed above the Earth's surface and are made of small crysta…
Formed below the Earth's surface are made of large crystals t…
Very heavy, dark minerals
Heavy, dark minerals
Extrusive (Volcanic)
Formed above the Earth's surface and are made of small crysta…
Intrusive (Plutonic)
Formed below the Earth's surface are made of large crystals t…
9 terms
5.4 ROCK GROUPS
Extrusion rocks
Intrusive
Sedimentary
Erosion
Igneous rocks formed from lava that erupted onto earth's surf…
Rock that formed when magma hardened beneath earth's surface
Small, solid pieces of material that come from rocks or remai…
Form sediment by particles getting carried away from their so…
Extrusion rocks
Igneous rocks formed from lava that erupted onto earth's surf…
Intrusive
Rock that formed when magma hardened beneath earth's surface
9 terms
5.4-rock groups
Extrusive rocks
Intrusive rocks
Sediment
Erosion
Igneous rocks formed from lava that erupted into earths surfa…
Rock that formed when magma hardened beneath earths surface.
Small solid pieces of material that comes from rocks or remai…
Form sediment by particles getting carried away from their so…
Extrusive rocks
Igneous rocks formed from lava that erupted into earths surfa…
Intrusive rocks
Rock that formed when magma hardened beneath earths surface.
7 terms
Rock Cycle Group A
Three rock types
What is the difference between extrusi…
How are metamorphic rocks formed
How are igneous rocks formed
Igneous, Sedimentary,Metamorphic
Igneous: intrusive-formed inside the volcano; extrusive-forme…
Heat and pressure
From volcanoes- by lava and magma
Three rock types
Igneous, Sedimentary,Metamorphic
What is the difference between extrusi…
Igneous: intrusive-formed inside the volcano; extrusive-forme…
16 terms
Interlude A: Rock Groups
bedding
bedrock
cement
clastic (detrital) sedimentary rock
Layering or stratification in sedimentary rocks
Rock still attached to the Earth's crust
Mineral material that precipitates from water and fills the s…
Sedimentary rock consisting of cemented-together detritus der…
bedding
Layering or stratification in sedimentary rocks
bedrock
Rock still attached to the Earth's crust
8 terms
Rock Cycle- Group B
What are the different rock types?
How are metamorphic rocks formed?
How are igneous rocks formed?
How are sedimentary rocks formed?
igneous, sedimentary, metamorphic
Heat and pressure on rocks
This rock forms from the cooling of magma or lava
They are formed when fragments of existing rocks are broken o…
What are the different rock types?
igneous, sedimentary, metamorphic
How are metamorphic rocks formed?
Heat and pressure on rocks
11 terms
Rock-Forming Mineral Groups
How are minerals classified?
Tetrahedron
Silicates
Carbonates
Minerals are classified based on their chemical properties an…
-a 3D shape that resembles a pyramid, geometric solids, four…
-minerals that contain silicon and oxygen... -make up 96% of min…
-minerals composed of one or more metallic elements and the c…
How are minerals classified?
Minerals are classified based on their chemical properties an…
Tetrahedron
-a 3D shape that resembles a pyramid, geometric solids, four…
9 terms
5.4 rock groups
Extrusive rocks
Intrusive rocks
Sediment
Erosion
Igneous rocks formed foe lava that erupted onto earths surface
Rock that formed when magma hardened beneath earths surface
Small solid pieces of material that come from rocks or remain…
Form sediment by particles getting carried away from their so…
Extrusive rocks
Igneous rocks formed foe lava that erupted onto earths surface
Intrusive rocks
Rock that formed when magma hardened beneath earths surface
9 terms
5.4 rock groups
Extrusive rocks
Intrusive rocks
Sediment
Erosion
Igneousrocks formed from lava that erupted onto earth's surface
Rock that formed when magma hardened beneath earth's surface
Small,solid pieces of material that come from rocks or remain…
Formed sediment by particles getting carried away from their…
Extrusive rocks
Igneousrocks formed from lava that erupted onto earth's surface
Intrusive rocks
Rock that formed when magma hardened beneath earth's surface
13 terms
Geology - Rock Groups
Igneous
Igneous
Igneous
Igneous
Granite
Basalt
Obsidian
Pumice
Igneous
Granite
Igneous
Basalt
9 terms
5.4 Rock groups
Extensive ricks
Intrusive rocks
Sediment
Erosion
Made from lace that erupted onto earth surface
Rock that comes under ground
Rocks made of the remains of once living things
Parts of rock carried away by wind and water
Extensive ricks
Made from lace that erupted onto earth surface
Intrusive rocks
Rock that comes under ground
9 terms
5.4 rock groups
Extrusive rocks
Intrusive rocks
Sediment
Erosion
Ingeneous rocks formed from lava that erupted onto earths sur…
Rocks that formed when magma hardened beneath earths surface
Small solid pieces of material that comes from rocks
Forms sediment by particles getting carried away from their s…
Extrusive rocks
Ingeneous rocks formed from lava that erupted onto earths sur…
Intrusive rocks
Rocks that formed when magma hardened beneath earths surface
9 terms
5.4 rock groups
Extrusive rocks
Intrusive rocks
Sediment
Erosion
Igneousrocks formed from lava that erupted onto earth's surface
Rock that formed when magma hardened beneath earth's surface
Small,solid pieces of material that come from rocks or remain…
Formed sediment by particles getting carried away from their…
Extrusive rocks
Igneousrocks formed from lava that erupted onto earth's surface
Intrusive rocks
Rock that formed when magma hardened beneath earth's surface
9 terms
5.4 rock groups
Extrusive rocks
Intrusive rocks
Sediment
Erosion
Igneous rocks formed from lava that erupted
Rock that formed when magma hardened
Small solid pieces of materials that come from rocks
Form sediment by particles
Extrusive rocks
Igneous rocks formed from lava that erupted
Intrusive rocks
Rock that formed when magma hardened
5.4 rock groups
Extrusive rocks
Intrusive rocks
Sediment
Erosion
Igneous rocks formed from lava that erupted
Rock that formed when magma hardened
Small solid pieces of materials that come from rocks
Form sediment by particles
Extrusive rocks
Igneous rocks formed from lava that erupted
Intrusive rocks
Rock that formed when magma hardened
9 terms
5.4 rock groups
Extrusive rocks
Intrusive rocks
Sediment
Erosion
Igneous rocks formed from lava that erupted into earths surface
Rock that formed when magma hardened beneath earths surface
Small,solid pieces of material that come from rocks of remain…
Form sediment by particles getting carried away from their so…
Extrusive rocks
Igneous rocks formed from lava that erupted into earths surface
Intrusive rocks
Rock that formed when magma hardened beneath earths surface
8 terms
5-4 Rock Groups
Extrusive Rocks
Intrusive Rocks
Sediment
Deposition
Igneous rocks formed from lava that erupted into Earth's surf…
Rock that formed when magma hardened beneath Earth's surface
Small, solid pieces of marerial that come from rocks or remai…
Process by which sediment settles out of the water or wind ca…
Extrusive Rocks
Igneous rocks formed from lava that erupted into Earth's surf…
Intrusive Rocks
Rock that formed when magma hardened beneath Earth's surface
9 terms
5.4-rock groups
Extrusive rocks
Intrusive rocks
Sediment
Erosion
Igneous rocks formed from lava that erupted onto earth's surf…
Rock that formed when magma hardened beneath earth's surface
Small,solid pieces of materials that come from rocks or remai…
Form sediment by particles getting carried away from their so…
Extrusive rocks
Igneous rocks formed from lava that erupted onto earth's surf…
Intrusive rocks
Rock that formed when magma hardened beneath earth's surface
8 terms
Science Rock Groups
Silicates
Sulfate
Carbonate
Sulfide
Quartz, Feldspar, SiO crydtalize from magma
Crystaljze from sea water SO4
Crystalize from sea water CO3
Metal + S crystalized from hot water asdociated with volcanoes
Silicates
Quartz, Feldspar, SiO crydtalize from magma
Sulfate
Crystaljze from sea water SO4
10 terms
Rocks groups and stuff
Granite
Basalt
Obsidian
Pumice
Igneous
Igneous
Igneous
Igneous
Granite
Igneous
Basalt
Igneous
11 terms
Major Rock Groups
How are igneous rocks formed?
Igneous Plutonic (intrusive)
Igneous Volcanic (extrusion)
How are sedimentary rocks formed?
from a melt (molten rock)
slow cooking and crystallization
quick cooling at the surface
at the earth's surface
How are igneous rocks formed?
from a melt (molten rock)
Igneous Plutonic (intrusive)
slow cooking and crystallization
12 terms
Science quiz- rock groups
Extrusive rocks
Intrusive rocks
Texture
Composition
Igneous rocks formed from lava that erupted into Earth's surf…
Rock that formed when magma hardened beneath earth's surface
Geologists determine whether an igneous rock is extrusive or…
Can sometimes be determined by color Of rock
Extrusive rocks
Igneous rocks formed from lava that erupted into Earth's surf…
Intrusive rocks
Rock that formed when magma hardened beneath earth's surface
12 terms
Chanteur des groupes de Rock
Rolling Stones
Led Zeppelin
Yes
Genesis
Mick jagger
Robert Plant
Jon Anderson
Peter Gabriel
Rolling Stones
Mick jagger
Led Zeppelin
Robert Plant
19 terms
Rocks and Minerals Group A
hardness
physical property
chemical property
luster
measure of how easily a mineral can be scratched.
any characteristic of a material, such as size or shape, that…
any characteristic of a substance, such as flammability, that…
property of metals and alloys that describes having a shiny a…
hardness
measure of how easily a mineral can be scratched.
physical property
any characteristic of a material, such as size or shape, that…
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