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Grade 4 Rocks
All rocks, on earth's surface, can weather and become sediments.
  1. True
  2. False
Grade 4 Rocks
What are rocks made of?
  1. minerals
  2. seeds
  3. living things
  4. wood
Grade 4 Rocks
The cycle of old rocks turning into new rocks is called                     .
  1. the mineral cycle
  2. the sedimentary cycle
  3. the fossil cycle
  4. the rock cycle
Grade 4 Rocks
Metamorphic rocks are rocks that have been changed from heat and pressure.
  1. True
  2. False
Grade 4 Rocks
Sedimentary rocks are rocks that are formed when many small pieces of rock are glued together.
  1. True
  2. False
Grade 4 Rocks
All rocks are made up of minerals.
  1. True
  2. False
Grade 4 Rocks
Rocks that are formed when many small pieces of rock are glued together are called                .
  1. Igneous
  2. Metamorphic
  3. Sedimentary
Grade 4 Rocks
Igneous rocks can form on the Earth's surface.
  1. True
  2. False
Grade 4 Rocks
When magma cools it forms igneous rock. Where is magma found?
  1. above ground
  2. underground
  3. on a mountain
  4. on the outside of a volcano
Grade 4 Rocks
A rock forms in layers of small pieces. It is a                 rock.
  1. sedimentary
  2. mineral
  3. igneous
  4. metamorphic
Grade 4 Rocks
All rock types can become metamorphic rocks.
  1. True
  2. False
Grade 4 Rocks
A rock is made up of a combination of minerals.
  1. True
  2. False
Grade 4 Rocks
Igneous rocks can form under the Earth's surface.
  1. True
  2. False
Grade 4 Rocks
Sally is observing a piece of obsidian with a hand lens. She knows that igneous rock has many properties. Which is a property of igneous rock?
  1. It is always very soft.
  2. It is always formed when molten rock cools.
  3. It is made of crushed animal shells, bone and teeth.
  4. It forms when heat and pressure change other rocks.
Grade 4 Rocks
                rocks are formed when sediments are pressed and cemented together.
  1. weathering
  2. metamorphic rock
  3. sedimentary
  4. deposition
Grade 4 Rocks
Cooled lava on Earth's surface turns into
  1. magma
  2. a sedimentary rock
  3. a metamorphic rock
  4. an igneous rock
Grade 4 Rocks
What is the natural process that causes one kind of rock to change into another kind?
  1. weathering
  2. rock cycle
  3. sediment
  4. metamorphic rock
Grade 4 Rocks
What natural forces cause rocks to change into metamorphic rock?
  1. pressure from above and heat from the magma
  2. transportation and heat in the layers below the rock
  3. heat and pressure from the magma
  4. pressure and weathering in the layers above the rock
Grade 4 Rocks
Very small pieces of rock, sand and silt that are carried by water is called                .
  1. boulders
  2. specks
  3. sediment
  4. craters
Grade 4 Rocks
Sand, bits of rock, and the remains of once-living things are called                   .
  1. sediment
  2. core
  3. nonmetallic mineral
  4. metallic mineral
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