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Geology Quizzes & Trivia

Geology is without a doubt one of the most interesting subjects that one can take up. This field of study gives us a way of understanding the earth’s crust and the changes which the rocks on it undergo to form some of the wonders we see till date and some environmental events. If you are mad about geology just take this test and refresh your memory.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which of the following rocks are Igneous?
    • A. 

      Marble, Limestone, siltstone

    • B. 

      Mudstone

    • C. 

      Conglomerate

    • D. 

      Gabbro, Basalt

  • 2. 
    This rock suffered high temperatures and become Marble
    • A. 

      Clay

    • B. 

      Lignite

    • C. 

      Limestone

    • D. 

      Claystone

  • 3. 
    Batholith - Major intrusion of a large mass (granite). Pale in color. Small grains.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    A metamorphic rock is classified by its:
    • A. 

      Original Soil and Degree of Cementing.

    • B. 

      Chemical Composition and Size of crystals.

    • C. 

      Original Soil and Degree of alteration.

  • 5. 
    This is a....
    • A. 

      Convergent Boundary- Oceanic/Continental

    • B. 

      Convergent Boundary- Oceanic/Oceanic

    • C. 

      Convergent Boundary- Continental/Continental

    • D. 

      Divergent Boundary

  • 6. 
    ___ suffered contact metamorphism and become ___
    • A. 

      Clay, claystone

    • B. 

      Sandstone, quartzite

    • C. 

      Mudstone, Slate