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science
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Lindsey's study guide 4 science.
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  1. A crack in the earth's crust along which rocks move
    Fault
  2. The most common, abundant igneous rock on the Earth
    Granite
  3. Rock that is formed by heat deep in the earth and the pressure above changes the rock after many years
    metamorphic rock
  4. Sorting into groups based on similarities and differences
    Classify
  5. A characteristic of an object; something that you can observe
    Physical Property
  6. Rocks that are made of tiny pieces of other rocks, shells, sand, and other materials.
    Sedimentary rock
  7. An earth material made up of one or more minerals
    Rock!
  8. Any mark or remains of a plant that lived a long time ago
    Fossil
  9. A piece or part of a larger quantity
    Sample
  10. The only mineral that will react to contact with acids by fizzing or bubbling
    Calcite
  11. A person who studies Earth and its minerals
    Geologist
  12. Who's the best Dad in the World?
    Lindsey's Dad !!!
  13. The solid form of a material that can be identified by its special shape or pattern
    Crystal
  14. Large piles of windblown sand
    Dunes
  15. The breaking and changing of rocks
    Weathering
  16. The study of all that is physical about the Earth
    Geology
  17. The hardest mineral
    Diamond
  18. Rocks that are made from magma that cools beneath the earth's surface
    igneous rock
  19. A basic earth material that cannot be broken down and further
    Mineral
  20. A property of minerals that tells how shiny things are
    Luster
  21. The softest mineral
    Talc

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