5th grade Science test Chapter 7 Landforms, Rocks, and Minerals

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5th grade Science test Chapter 7 Landforms, Rocks, and Minerals
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  1. Rivers flowing along slopes carry pieces of material called_______.
    sediments
  2. Important agricultural areas because of their fertile soil are called_______.
    deltas
  3. Earth's water layer is called the ______.
    hydrosphere
  4. The layer above the lithosphere is the _____.
    atmosphere
  5. Iron and aluminum are useful metals made from_____.
    ores
  6. A crack in Earth's crust with sides that show evidence of motion is an_______.
    fault
  7. A scientist who studies Earth is called a______.
    geologist
  8. Hot molten rock deep below Earth's surface is_______.
    magma
  9. The breaking down of rocks into smaller pieces is called_______.
    weathering
  10. A chunk of rock from space that strikes Earth is an_______.
    meteorite
  11. A solid material of Earth's crust with a definite composition is a________.
    mineral
  12. How well a mineral resists scratching is called its_______.
    hardness
  13. A rock formed when melted rock material cools and hardness is _________.
    igneous
  14. Any remains or imprint of living things of the past describes a ______.
    fossil

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