Rocks Test In 6th Grade Science

11 Questions | Total Attempts: 312

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6th Grade Science Quizzes & Trivia

You will be tested in 6th Grade science.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    __________ is not an item in the rock cycle
    • A. 

      Sedimentary

    • B. 

      Igneous

    • C. 

      Sediment

    • D. 

      Limestone

    • E. 

      Metamorphic

  • 2. 
    ___________ rock is formed when magma cools
  • 3. 
    List the three main steps of the rock cycle and tell how to get to each type Example: Tom Rock:  When the rock is pecked by a chicken
  • 4. 
    A rock has fossils in it.  It is a _______ sedimentary rock.
    • A. 

      Intrusive

    • B. 

      Chemical

    • C. 

      Organic

    • D. 

      Foliated

  • 5. 
    A volcano erupts and then cools.  Then that rock weathers down and compacts.  Put into order the steps this rock went through in the rock cycle.
    • A. 

      Pyroclastic, ah ah

    • B. 

      Sedimentary, metamorphic

    • C. 

      Igneous, metamorphic

    • D. 

      Sedimentary, igneous

    • E. 

      Igneous, sedimentary

  • 6. 
    Which of the folowing BEST describes how rocks change to medamorphic?
    • A. 

      Heat and pressure

    • B. 

      Erosion

    • C. 

      Magma cooling

    • D. 

      Intense heat and pressure

    • E. 

      Pressure

  • 7. 
    A medamorphic rock is foliated when 
    • A. 

      It has large crystals.

    • B. 

      It's grains are alined in rows.

    • C. 

      It's grains are not alined in rows.

    • D. 

      Rock fragments are squeezed together.

  • 8. 
    _______ are natural, solid substances formed in earths crust.  They are made of one or more minerals.
  • 9. 
    You see an igneous rock that has large crystals and is rough, what type of igneous rock is it?
    • A. 

      Non-foliated

    • B. 

      Intrusive

    • C. 

      Extrusive

    • D. 

      Chemical

  • 10. 
    How did you like the test?(not graded)
    • A. 

      Poor

    • B. 

      Okay

    • C. 

      Good

    • D. 

      Excellent

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