Chapter 4

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Chapter 4
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  1. is a natually occurring solid mixture of one or more organic matter.
    Rock.
  2. The process in which water, wind, ice, and heat break down rock.
    Weathering.
  3. The process by which wind, water, ice, or gravity transports soil and sediment from one location to another.
    erosion.
  4. the process in which sediment moved by erosion is dropped and comes to rest.
    deposition.
  5. the movement within the earth causes rocks inside the earth to be moved to the surface.
    uplift.
  6. chemical makeup of a rock.
    texture.
  7. Light colored igneous rocks
    felsic rocks
  8. Dark colored igeous rocks
    mafic rocks
  9. When magma intrudes, or pushes, into surrounding rock below the earth's surface and cools, the rock that forms
    intrusive igneous rock.
  10. Igneous rock that forms from magma that erupts, or extrudes, in the earth's surface.
    extrusive igneous rock.

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