Sedimentary Geology Quiz

Jack Winfield
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GCSE Geology Quiz on Sedimentary Geology Quiz, created by Jack Winfield on 11/06/2014.

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Question 1

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Sedimentary rocks can be formed through the process of...
Answer
  • Erosion and cementation only
  • Erosion, deposition and cementation only
  • Erosion and deposition only
  • Erosion, deposition, compaction and cementation

Question 2

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Which one of the rocks below is an example of a sedimentary rock?
Answer
  • Limestone
  • Sandstone
  • Marble
  • Coal

Question 3

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Which of the following is an organic sedimentary rock?
Answer
  • Basalt
  • Coal
  • Conglomerate
  • Sandstone

Question 4

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Chalk is a type of what?
Answer
  • Coal
  • Quatzite
  • Limestone
  • Shale

Question 5

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Ripple marks in rock are formed by what?
Answer
  • Moving wind or water
  • heating and cooling
  • Drying and shrinking
  • contact with magma