Rock Cycle & Minerals Word Search

Created
Jan 24, 2015
Type
Word Search
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This word search contains the following answers:

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

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THE ROCK CYCLE Word Search

Created
Mar 9, 2017
Type
Word Search
Description

This word search contains the following answers:

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

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Rock Crossword Puzzle

Created
Oct 27, 2016
Type
Crossword
Description

This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

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

Created
Feb 27, 2016
Type
Crossword
Description

This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

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 Word Search

Created
Jan 22, 2016
Type
Word Search
Description

This word search contains the following answers:

Basalt
Compacted
Conglomerate
Cooling
Earth
Eroded
Gneiss
Granite
Igneous Rock
LimeStone
Magma
Marble
Melted
Metamorphic Rock
Obsidian
Pressed
Quartzite
Recycled
SandStone
Weathered

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Rocks and Minerals Crossword

Created
Feb 27, 2016
Type
Crossword
Description

This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

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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Rocks and Minerals Puzzle Crossword

Created
Feb 25, 2016
Type
Crossword
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This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

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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Rock cycle Crossword

Created
Mar 24, 2017
Type
Crossword
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This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

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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The Rock Cycle Crossword

Created
Apr 4, 2017
Type
Crossword
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This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

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

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Rock Cycle Crossword

Created
Feb 5, 2017
Type
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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Rocks Crossword

Created
Feb 4, 2016
Type
Crossword
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This crossword contains the following questions and answers:

Conquina is a form of limestone in which the shells that makeup the rock are easy to see Limestone
Swamp plants that formed millions of years ago slowly change to form coal Coal
Many small holes between sand grains allow sandstone to absorb water Sandstone
Rock fragments with rounded edges makeup conglomerate Conglomerate
A type of rock that forms from an existing rock that is changed by pressure or chemical reactions Metamorphic rock
Rock fragments with sharp edges form breccia Breccia
Fossils are often found in shale which split easily into flat peices Shale
A rock that is formed by the cooling of molten rock at or below the surface Igneous rock
A dark dense igneous rock with a fine texture that is found in oceanic crust Basalt
A usually light colored rock that is found in the continental crust Granite
A rock that forms when particles of other rocks or the remains or plants or animals are pressed or cemented together Sedimentary rock
It is produced when felsic lava extruded from a volcano cools rapidly with a minimum crystal growth Obsidian
It is formed by the metamorphosis or granite or sedimentary rocks Gneiss
It forms where wind water or ice deposits silt and the silt is then compacted and cemented into a rock Siltstone
It forms when gas bubbles are trapped in the rock during the rapid cooling if magma Pumice
Forms when grantic magma has partially cooled in the subsurface Rhyolite
Forms from the product of a explosive volcanic eruption Tuff
It forms when magma containing abundant dissolved gas flows from a volcano or is blown out during an eruption Scoria
It is metamorphic rock with well developed foliation. It often contains significant amounts of mica which allow the rock to split into thin pieces Schist
It is a fine-grained, foliated metamorphic rock that is created by the alteration of shale or mudstone by low-grade regional metamorphism Slate

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