How Well You Know Rock Cycle? Trivia Quiz

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  • 1. 
    What is rock cycle?
    • A. 

      A cycle of how the weather changes

    • B. 

      A cycle of how volcanoes are made

    • C. 

      A cycle of how rocks are formed

    • D. 

      A cycle of how lava and magma flow

  • 2. 
    How many different types of rocks are there?
  • 3. 
    Name one of these types of rocks.
  • 4. 
    Name another type of rock.
  • 5. 
    And another type of rock.
  • 6. 
    What rock cools to form crystals?
    • A. 

      Sedimentary

    • B. 

      Metamorphic

    • C. 

      Igneous

  • 7. 
    What is it that cools to form igneous rocks?
    • A. 

      Lava

    • B. 

      Water

    • C. 

      Water vapour

    • D. 

      Snow

  • 8. 
    In igneous rocks, what is it the effect the size of the crystals formed?
    • A. 

      The amounnt of lava there is to cool

    • B. 

      The weather conditions

    • C. 

      The time the lava takes to cool

    • D. 

      The height it is above or below sea level

  • 9. 
    What rock is formed due to pressure and heat?
    • A. 

      Igneous

    • B. 

      Matamorphic

    • C. 

      Sedimentary

  • 10. 
    Metamorphic rock is formed from
    • A. 

      Igenous rock

    • B. 

      Sedimentary rock

    • C. 

      Sedimentary and igneous rock

  • 11. 
    Sand, pebbles and gravel are likely to be found in
    • A. 

      Sedimentary rocks

    • B. 

      Igenous rocks

    • C. 

      Metamorphic rocks

  • 12. 
    What can change rocks?
    • A. 

      Heating and cooling

    • B. 

      Freezing water

    • C. 

      Friction

    • D. 

      Pressure

    • E. 

      All

  • 13. 
    Metamorphic rocks are...
    • A. 

      Very hard rocks and not easily scratched

    • B. 

      Soft rocks and easily scratched with a knife

    • C. 

      Very hard rocks and easily scratched with a knife

    • D. 

      Soft rocks and not easily scratched

  • 14. 
    Sedimentary rocks are...
    • A. 

      Very hard rocks and easily scratched with a knife

    • B. 

      Soft rocks and not easily scratched

    • C. 

      Very hard rocks and not easily scratched

    • D. 

      Soft rocks and easily scratched with a knife

  • 15. 
    Igneous rocks are...
    • A. 

      Soft rocks and easily scratched with a knife

    • B. 

      Very hard rocks and not easily scratched

    • C. 

      Very hard rocks and easily scratched with a knife

    • D. 

      Soft rocks and not easily scratched

  • 16. 
    Igneous rock is formed from the melting of what rock?
    • A. 

      Metamorphic

    • B. 

      Sedimentary

    • C. 

      Igneous

  • 17. 
    What rocks id formed in layers?
    • A. 

      Metamorphic

    • B. 

      Igneous

    • C. 

      Sedimentary

  • 18. 
    What rocks are affected by erosion and deposition?
    • A. 

      Sedimentary

    • B. 

      Igneous

    • C. 

      Metamorphic

  • 19. 
    The crystals on the outside of an igneous rock are
    • A. 

      Smaller than the crystals on the inside

    • B. 

      Bigger than the crystals on the inside

    • C. 

      The same size as the crystals on the inside

  • 20. 
    Which process occurs when sand particles settle out of the water or wind and deposit sediments?
    • A. 

      Cementation

    • B. 

      Uplift

    • C. 

      Transport

    • D. 

      Deposition

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