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What is found on the ground round objects Rock
What are rocks formed by soil Sedimentary rock
What is related to a rock Mineral
What type of rock is related to magma Igneous
How do find rocks Dig
What rocks change into different types of rock Metamorphic
What rock is found in greenland Sodalite
What rocks have have gem in front of their name Gemstone
What is the hardest rock Diamond
What kind of gemstone is green used in jewelry Emerald

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Rock Crossword Puzzle

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All rocks form under the_______. crust
Rocks that are formed by lava or magma are called_______. Igneous
Sedimentary rocks have lots of_________. Layers
All rocks have two or more________. minerals
Igneous rocks that are formed underground are made from________. magma
What type of sedimentary rock forms under water? limestone
What rock is made from sand layers are pushed together? sandstone
What helps make metamorphic rock other than soil? heat
What igneous rock is great for climbing? granite
What rock is made when rocks squeeze together by heat and other rocks? Metamorphic
Igneous rocks that cool on the outside of the earth are called________. extrusive
Igneous rocks that cool inside the earth are called_________. intrusive
What Igneous rock has lots of holes in it? pumice
What sedimentary rock is held together by different types of rock? conglomerate
What igneous rock has no crystals, is smooth, and is smooth? Obsidian
Metamorphic rocks that are made of thin layers of minerals are called_______. slate
What metamorphic rock is made of minerals pressed together? gneiss
Extrusive rocks are made by what substance? lava
Rocks made from lava or magma are________ rocks. Igneous
Rocks are turned into sand by ocean_______. waves

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Igneous, Metamorphic, and Sedimentary Rocks Crossword

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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

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Rock cycle Crossword

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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

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Rock Cycle Crossword

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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

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Rock Cycle Crossword

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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

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Rocks and minerals Word Search

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This word search contains the following answers:

Weathering
Science
Grains
Sandstone
Gold
Conglomerate
Streak
Nature
Cooper
Talc
Diamond
Limestone
Shale
Mica
Quartz
Igneous
Sedimentary
Metamorphic
Luster
Texture
Mohs
Hardness
Minerals
Rocks

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Rocks and Minerals Crossword

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Types of rock that are formed by the deposition of material at the earth surface. sedimentary
sedimentary rocks being exposed to extreme weather. Metamophic
Rocks formed through the cooling and solidification of magma or lava. Igneous
Hot fluid or semi fluid material below or within the earth's crust. Magma
Hot molten or semifluid rock erupted from a volcano lava
Matter that settles to the bottom of a liquid sediment
The solid mineral material forming part of the surface of the earth Rock
A solid inorganic substance of natural occurrence Mineral
The change of minerals or geologic texture in pre-existing rocks. metamorphism
The continuous physical force exerted on or against an object Pressure
A hard sedimentary rock, composed mainly of calcium limestone
Sedimentary rock consisting of sand or quartz grains cemented together Sandstone
A hard, solid, nonmetallic mineral matter of which rock is made Stone
A metamorphic rock with a banded or foliated structure Gneiss
A very hard, granular, crystalline, igneous rock consisting mainly of quartz. Granite
A hard, non-foliated metamorphic rock which was originally pure quartz. Quartzite
An aluminosilicate mineral typically occurring as fibrous masses. Sillimanite
A hard crystalline metamorphic form of limestone, typically white. Marble
A various colored or transparent mineral. Micas
A class of rock-forming silicate or aluminosilicate minerals. Amphibole

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The Rock Cycle & Rocks Crossword

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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

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Rocks and minerals Crossword Puzzle

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a carbonate mineral and the most stable polymorph of calcium carbonate Calcite
a machine that collects oil Guahers
This chemical element has the symbol S and atomic number of 16 Sulphur
India is the largest producer of this mineral Mica
A mineral usually made up of colorless or pale-colored crystals Feldspar
a component of soil formed by the decomposition of leaves and other plant material Humus
a fracture in rock containing a deposit of minerals or ore Vein
a silvery-white metal in the actinide series of the periodic table Uranium
A fossil formed when sediment fills the inside or covers the outside of a dead organism Mold Fossil
a soft finely stratified sedimentary rock that formed from consolidated mud or clay Shale
also known as common mica, isinglass, or potash mica Muscovite
a hard, dark, glasslike volcanic rock formed by the rapid solidification of lava without crystallization Obsidian
a clay mineral composed of hydrated magnesium silicate Talc
The word from sweden directly translates to heavy stone Tungsten
the process of scraping or wearing away Abrasion
a metamorphic rock that may be foliated or nonfoliated Marble
Made up of sodium chloride and colorless cubic crystals Halite
a group of dark-colored amphibole minerals found in many types of igneous and metamorphic rocks Hornblende
a mixture of hydrous aluminum oxides, aluminum hydroxides, clay minerals, and insoluble materials Bauxite
unrefined petroleum Crude Oil
extracting a metal from ore by BLANK Smelting
a low-grade iron ore consisting largely of chert Taconite
a reddish-black mineral consisting of ferric oxide Hematite
a name used for a large group of black mica minerals that are commonly found in igneous and metamorphic rocks Biotite
flammable gas, consisting largely of methane and other hydrocarbons Natural Gas

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Rocks and Minerals Puzzle Crossword

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Type of rock formed when lava or magma cools Igneous
Type of rocks that made when other rocks are subjected to heat and preassure Metamorphic
Heavy lead Mineral Galena
Oldest known and coveted mineral Gold
Made of small pieces of mud,sand, or small stones Sediments
A rock gets its color from the.......it's made of Minerals
....are made of minerals Rocks
....its a hard mineral Quartz
When Mica,and Quartz are mixed together ,they become a kind of rock named....... Granite
Melted rock that flows out of a volcano...... Lava
As melted rock cools, the minerals it's made of may form...... Crystals
one kind od igneous rock is called.... Obsidian
Melted rock that is inside Earth is called.... Magma
.....rocks form on Earth's surface or just beneath it Sedimentary
Some loose sediments are glude together to make rock this is called... Cementing
......is another kind of sedimentary rock Conglomerate
...is a sedimentary rock made from shells Limestone
...is a sedimentary rock made from mud Shale
The granite changes into a metamorphic rock called... Gneiss
Water,wind,and ice change rocks.It's called... Weathering

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