Unit C Chapter 2

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which of these can form fossils?
    • A. 

      Bones and leaves

    • B. 

      Skin, hair, muscles

    • C. 

      Composite rocks and plants

    • D. 

      Igneous and sedimentary rocks

  • 2. 
    Which is an example of a trace fossil?
    • A. 

      Footprint

    • B. 

      Skeleton

    • C. 

      Leaf

    • D. 

      Trilobite

  • 3. 
    A mold forms when the remains of a dead plant or animal are
    • A. 

      Changed by chemicals

    • B. 

      Washed out of rock by water

    • C. 

      Destroyed by heat and pressure

    • D. 

      Trapped in sticky sap

  • 4. 
    A tree buried in a mineral hot spring would probably form a
    • A. 

      Trace fossil

    • B. 

      Mold fossil

    • C. 

      Time scale

    • D. 

      Petrified fossil

  • 5. 
    By studying an animal's ___________, scientists can find out what the animal might have eaten.
    • A. 

      Tracks

    • B. 

      Bones

    • C. 

      Droppings

    • D. 

      Burrow

  • 6. 
    When heat and pressure destroy most of the buried remains of a plant or animal, a thin covering called ________________ is left behind.
    • A. 

      Carbon film

    • B. 

      Fossil cast

    • C. 

      Petrified fossil

    • D. 

      Tar pits

  • 7. 
    A ______ is an imprint left by the outside of a plant or animal.
    • A. 

      Mold

    • B. 

      Cast

    • C. 

      Outline

    • D. 

      Indention

  • 8. 
    When minerals take the place of once-living materials, _______ fossils are formed.
    • A. 

      Mold

    • B. 

      Physical

    • C. 

      Amber

    • D. 

      Petrified

  • 9. 
    Fossils that show how long-dead animals changed their environments are
    • A. 

      Casts

    • B. 

      Petrified fossils

    • C. 

      Amber

    • D. 

      Trace fossils

  • 10. 
    A _______ is made when minerals fill a mold and have the same shape as the original living thing.
    • A. 

      Amber

    • B. 

      Cast

    • C. 

      Fossil

    • D. 

      Mold

  • 11. 
    A fuel that is used mainly for transportation is
    • A. 

      Natural gas

    • B. 

      Petroleum

    • C. 

      Anthricite

    • D. 

      Lignite

  • 12. 
    A gas used for heating and cooking is
    • A. 

      Petroleum

    • B. 

      Natural gas

    • C. 

      Fossil fuel

    • D. 

      Lignite

  • 13. 
    The type of coal that contains the most carbon and burns the hottest is
    • A. 

      Peat

    • B. 

      Lignite

    • C. 

      Anthricite

    • D. 

      Bituminous coal

  • 14. 
    Which type of coal is used in most factories?
    • A. 

      Peat

    • B. 

      Lignite

    • C. 

      Anthricite

    • D. 

      Bituminous coal

  • 15. 
    _______ is an early form of coal made up by dead swamp plants.
    • A. 

      Peat

    • B. 

      Lignite

    • C. 

      Bituminous coal

    • D. 

      Anthricite

  • 16. 
    In layers of rock, the _______ layer is probably the oldest.
    • A. 

      Top

    • B. 

      Middle

    • C. 

      Bottom