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science test 10 12 11
Study for Science on 12th
The removal and transportation of loose Earth material.
The settling of eroded Earth material.
The particles of Earth material that settles out of water.
What are the layers of Earth
Crust, mantel, outer core, inner core.
What type of rock changes due to heat and/or pressure?
What type of rock usually contains fossils?
Sedimentary Rocks :)
Tell how all three rocks form. (Igneous, metamorphic, and sedimentary!)
Igneous-When molten rock cools and hardens
Sedimentary- When particles are cemented together
Metamorphic- When a rock changes due to heat/pressure.
How does the cooling rate affect the size of the crystals?
Extrusive or intrusive for cooling rate question
What types can form sediments?
The rock cycle?
A cycle showing the series in which rocks change and form this cycle is never ending, is happening now, and first happened when Earth formed.
Relate rock layers to age?
The more layers the older