Rocks And Minerals

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Rock And Mineral Quizzes & Trivia

Take some time and review the information on this website about rocks. When you are ready, test your skills about rocks and minerals by taking this online quiz.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    All of these are the three types of rocks except?
    • A. 

      Igneous

    • B. 

      Sedimentary

    • C. 

      Fossil

    • D. 

      Metamorphic

  • 2. 
    Rocks are made up of tiny pieces called ________________?
    • A. 

      Magma

    • B. 

      Sediments

    • C. 

      Minerals

    • D. 

      Earth

  • 3. 
    An example of a sedimentary rock is ___________________?
    • A. 

      Granite

    • B. 

      Sandstone

    • C. 

      Marble

  • 4. 
    What layer of the Earth do we live on?
  • 5. 
    The process in which rocks change into different types of rocks is called ____   ______   _______ ?
  • 6. 
    How many layers of the Earth are there?
    • A. 

      Two

    • B. 

      Three

    • C. 

      Four

    • D. 

      Five

  • 7. 
    True or False: Igneous rocks are formed when the lava from a volcano cools down.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Igneous rocks turn into sedimentary rocks through what process?
    • A. 

      Weathering and erosion

    • B. 

      Cooling and melting

    • C. 

      Heat and pressure

  • 9. 
    Layers of sand, pebbles, and shells that build up over time are called ____________?
  • 10. 
    The texture of the rock, tells what about the rock?
    • A. 

      How shiny or dull it is

    • B. 

      How much it scratches other rocks

    • C. 

      How soft/smooth or hard/rough it is