Plate Tectonics VA Regions Rock Or Mineral Identification Rock Type Fossils
Rock Type 100 pts. I form either inside or outside of the volcano.
I am the only rock type that has fossils. Rock Type 200 pts.
Rock Type 300 pts. I am found deep down in the earth but I never melt (I do turn to gum though.)
I am formed when sediment (mud, sand, silt) compacts and cements up over millions of years. Rock Type 400 pts
I am formed outside of a volcano. Rock Type 500 pts.
A ______ is a replica/remineralization of what the fossil originally looked like. Fossils 100 pts.
A ______ is a print or impression such as a footprint. Fossils 200 pts.
How old do most people think the earth is? Fossils 300 pts.
The law of _____ states that the dipper I dig the older the rock. Fossils 400 pts.
Old __ _ _ _ _ Fossils 500 pts. F Young
When two plates slide side by side it is called a _____ boundary. Plate Tectonics 100 pts.
When plates move apart it is called a _______ boundary. Plate Tectonics 200 pts.
When plates move together it is called a _______ boundary. Plate Tectonics 300 pts.
Plate Tectonics 400 pts. Islands only form along plate boundaries.
Plate Tectonics 500 pts. The _____ is divided into _______.
The beaches are here. VA Regions 100 pts.
VA Regions 200 pts. We live here.
The tallest and oldest mountains are found here. VA Regions 300 pts.
Sinkholes and caves are found here. VA Regions 400 pts.
VA Regions 500 pts. Coal is found here.
Rock or Mineral ID 100 pts. It is called the _____ test when you scratch the rock or mineral with your fingernail, penny, glass, etc.
Rock or Mineral ID 200 pts. What is the name of fool’s gold?
Rock or Mineral ID 300 pts. _____ is how the light shimmers on the rock or mineral
Rock or Mineral ID 400 pts. What mineral smells like rotten eggs?
If a rock or mineral has a lot of air pockets inside, then it has a low _____.(Hint: Pumice) Rock or Mineral ID 500 pts.
Final Jeopardy Topic Space Objects