Type
Word Search
Description

cemintation
compaction
deposition
erosion
sediment
pressure
heat
rock cycle
lava
magma

THE ROCK CYCLE Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

METAMORPHOSIS
PRESSURE
HEAT
MAGMA
EROSION
MARBLE
SLATE
WEATHERING
VOLCANO
SEDIMENTARY
METAMORPHIC
IGNEOUS
CHALK
SANDSTONE
BASALT
Pyrite
cementation
SEDIMENT

Rock cycle Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

What is formed by deposition Sedimentary
What is a inorganic substance Mineral
What is from magma or lave Igneous
What is called the process of rocks Rockcycle
What is a solid mineral material that to form on the surface of earth Rock
The process of eroding by wind Erosion
What is a rock that transform by heat or pressure Metamorphic
What are the metamorphic process Heat
Different type of sedimentary rocks Limestone
What cause a igneous rock Cooling
What is called when magma reached earth surface and turned in a rock surface Extrusive
What wears away and change things Weathering
What is another metamorphic process Pressure
What are intrusive igneous rocks Basalt
What breaks down things Deposition
When rocks are stick together what is that called Compacting

The Rock Cycle Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

When a rock cools slowly and forms crystals igneous
Process that makes sediments stick together cementation
Process that compresses sediment by the weight of the rock layers above them compaction
The process of moving sediments from one place to another erosion
Rock made by heat and pressure metamorphic
The process of which one rock changes one after another; igneous, metamorphic and sedimentary the rock cycle
rocks are formed by compaction and cementation sedimentary
the process of breaking down similar rocks weathering
where igneous rocks form at volcano
lives inside a volcano magma
sediments are lay down in layers deposition
molten material outside of volcano lava
example of igneous rock granite
example of sedimentary rock sandstone
example of metamorphic rock gneiss

Rock Cycle & Minerals Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

cementation
Heat and Pressure
Erosion
Pyrite
Pumice
Marble
Basalt
Gneiss
Shale
Sandstone
Limestone
Obsidian
Granite
Slate
Sedimentary Rock
Sediment
Metamorphic Rock
Igneous Rock
Magma

The Rock Cycle & Rocks Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A type of rock that is formed by compressed sediment Sedimentary
A rock that is formed from cooled lava Igneous
A type of rock that is formed from heat and pressure Metamorphic
The breaking down of something Weathering
The travel of bits and pieces of sediment Erosion
What turns Igneous and Sedimentary rock into Metamorphic rock Heat and pressure
What turns Metamorphic and Igneous rock into Sedimentary rock Weathering and erosion
What turns Sedimentary and Metamorphic rock into Igneous rock Melting and cooling
Where does Igneous rock come from Magma
The process of how all three types of rocks turn into each other Rock Cycle
The solid mineral material forming parts of Earth's and other planets' surfaces Rock
Matter that are small pieces of a bigger object, being carried around by wind and water Sediment
The way sediment travels to create Sedimentary rock Wind and water
The Igneous rock that forms underground Intrusive Igneous rock
The Igneous rock that forms when magma reaches Earth's surface Extrusive Igneous rock
Where the magma that creates Igneous rock comes from Volcanoes
What some Sedimentary and Metamorphic rocks have because of the pressure and cementation of rock layers Bands
How a caterpillar turns into a butterfly, but with rocks Metamorphisis
Does the rock cycle ever stop No
The source of all the rocks we are learning about with Ms. Gallagher in Science Earth

ROCK CYCLE Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Which type of sedimentary rock consists of fragments of preexisting rocks that are compacted and cemented together? CLASTIC
What is a mix of large and small sizes of particles? Coglomerate
What are rocks that are heated, buried, and use water for cooling? Metamorphic
Which type of pressure is the same pressure from all directions? CONFINING
Which type of pressure is unequal pressure from different directions? DIRECTED
What becomes more distinct with increased temperature and pressure? FOLIATION
What is a process that describes the formation, breakdown, and reformation of a rock? Rock Cycle
Whci rock is formed through the cooling and solidification of magma or lava? IGNEOUS
How is metamorphic rock formed? HEAT AND PRESSURE
What is the process by which the surface of the Earth gets worn down? EROSION

Rock Cycle Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

An Igneous rock turns into Sediments
become less hot cooling
The rock cycle _______ in a circle Rotates
Metamorphic ______. Rock
When a Volcano _______ Igneous rocks come out. Erupts
An igneous rock turns into sediments which turns into a sedimentary rock which then turns in to a metamorphic rock. Cycle
breaking down of rocks, soil and minerals as well as artificial materials through contact with the Earth's atmosphere, biota and waters Weathering
To make the sedimentary rock you have to combine _____ and pressure. Heat
Formed through the cooling and solidification of magma or lava. Igneous
Be created by an upward movement of the earth's surface. Uplifting
After it turns into a metamorphic rock it has to _____ then it turn into an igneous rock. Melt
the binding together of particles or other things by cement. Cemention
formed by the deposition of material at the Earth's surface and within bodies of water. Sedimentary
the action or process of forcing a body of igneous rock between or through existing formations, without reaching the surface. Intrusion
transformation of existing rock types. Metamorphic
process of formation of solid crystals precipitating from a solution, melt or more rarely deposited directly from a gas. Crystallization
metamorphic rocks are subjected to heat and pressure from ______. Burial
mixture of molten or semi-molten rock, volatiles and solids that is found beneath the surface of the Earth, and is expected to exist on other terrestrial planets. Magma
When you are trying to make an sedimentary rock you have to apply a lot of pressure. Pressure
action of surface processes (such as water flow or wind) that remove soil, rock, or dissolved material from one location on the Earth's crust, then transport it away to another location. Erosion

The Rock Cycle Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

formed by the deposition of sediment, as certain rocks. sedimentary
types of rocks that are formed from the change of pressure and temperature over time. metamorphic
a type of rock that is formed when magma comes up towards the surface, it cools and crystallises either above or below the surface. igneous
a cycle undergone by rocks in the earths crust. rock cycle
groups of different minerals pushed together and combined. rocks
the things that make up rocks. minerals
the transparent form of crystallized quartz. crystals
force that is produced when something presses or pushes against something else. pressure
matter deposited by water or wind. sediments
a form of energy that causes a difference in temperature heat
molten rock magma
The process of changing the state of a substance from solid to liquid by heating it past its melting point melting
water & wind break down rocks into sediments over a long timeframe. weathering
slow wearing away of something. erosion
compression compaction
tiny particles of clay & limestone act as a natural cement to glue sediments together to form rock. cementation
a decrease in temperature cooling
igneous rock formed from lava that hardened on the surface of the earth. extrusive
igneous rock formed from magma that hardened while still within the earth intrusive
how a rock is formed structure

Igneous, Metamorphic, and Sedimentary Rocks Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Is formed by magma cooling and hardening igneous
Is formed by heat and pressure metamorphic
Is formed by being cemented and compacted sedimentary
Is the amout of light the rock/mineral reflects luster
1way the earths surface changes quickly volcanos
Is an example of a Sedimentary rock limestone
Is an example of an Igneous rock Granite
Is an example of a Metamorphic rock Gneiss
The color of a mineral in powdered form Streak
The combination of one or more minerals rock
The process by which water, wind, ice and changes in temperature break down rock weathering
Sediment is being moved from one place to another erosion
Sediment comes to rest deposition
The processes in which rock changes from one type to another rockcycle
The hardest mineral known diamond

Rock Cycle Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Rocks formed by extreme heat and pressure Metamorphic
Rocks formed by the cooling of magma Igneous
Rocks formed by weathering, layering, and compaction Sedimentary
This molten material cools inside a volcano Magma
This igneous rock that cools slowly has large crystals and coarse grains Intrusive
This igneous rock that cools quickly has small crystals and fine grains Extrusive
This material cools on the exterior of a volcano Lava
A mixture of minerals forms this Rock
The Latin word meaning "igneous" Fire
Sedimentary rocks often have layers that contain this Fossils
A specific type of sedimentary rock Sandstone
A specific type of metamorphic rock Quartzite
A specific type of igneous rock Granite