FCAT Science Vocabulary Quiz! Trivia

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  • 1. 
    The color of the powder of a mineral left behind when it's rubbed across a white streak plate. 
    • A. 

      Streak

    • B. 

      Green

    • C. 

      Luster

    • D. 

      Hardness

    • E. 

      Cleavage

  • 2. 
    A property of a mineral that describes how it appears when it reflects light.   
    • A. 

      Streak

    • B. 

      Reflectability

    • C. 

      Luster

    • D. 

      Hardness

    • E. 

      Cleavage

  • 3. 
    A property of a mineral that describes how easily it can be scratched. 
    • A. 

      Streak

    • B. 

      Reflectability

    • C. 

      Luster

    • D. 

      Hardness

    • E. 

      Cleavage

  • 4. 
    A property used to describe how a mineral breaks apart along smooth surfaces. 
    • A. 

      Streak

    • B. 

      Reflectability

    • C. 

      Luster

    • D. 

      Hardness

    • E. 

      Cleavage

  • 5. 
    A type of rock that forms from cooled magma or lava. 
    • A. 

      Igneous

    • B. 

      Sedimentary

    • C. 

      Metamorphic

    • D. 

      Mineral

  • 6. 
    A type of rock that formed from layers of sediment. 
    • A. 

      Igneous

    • B. 

      Sedimentary

    • C. 

      Metamorphic

    • D. 

      Mineral

  • 7. 
    A type of rock that is formed over time from existing rock due to extreme pressure and or heat. 
    • A. 

      Igneous

    • B. 

      Sedimentary

    • C. 

      Metamorphic

    • D. 

      Mineral

  • 8. 
    A naturally occurring inorganic solid with a distinctive chemical composition and crystalline structure. 
    • A. 

      Igneous

    • B. 

      Sedimentary

    • C. 

      Metamorphic

    • D. 

      Mineral

  • 9. 
    The loose top layer of Earth's surface made of weathered rock, minerals, and organic matter. 
    • A. 

      Soil

    • B. 

      Clay

    • C. 

      Minerals

    • D. 

      Sediment

  • 10. 
    Which of the following is NOT a correct observation of the object below? 
    • A. 

      It is gold colored

    • B. 

      It reflects light

    • C. 

      It has a rough surface

    • D. 

      It is gold

  • 11. 
    Which of the following is an inference about the picture below?
    • A. 

      The plane is landing

    • B. 

      The sky is blue

    • C. 

      The man closest to the beach is wearing a red shirt

    • D. 

      There are 3 large buildings in the background

  • 12. 
    Which of the following is an inference about the picture below?
    • A. 

      The blue letters on the plane spell Air France

    • B. 

      The plane has more than 5 wheels

    • C. 

      The water is green/blue in color

    • D. 

      There are 3 hotels in the background

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