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Andesitic rock is an igneous rock with a composition in between that of basaltic and granitic igneous rock. TRUE or FALSE.
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User: Andesitic rock is an igneous rock with a composition in between that of basaltic and granitic igneous rock. TRUE or FALSE.

Weegy: Andesitic rock is an igneous rock with a composition in between that of basaltic and granitic igneous rock. TRUE.



User: The rock cycle forms new rocks using which of the following processes? a. crystallization c. erosion b. compaction d. all of the above

Weegy: ALL OF THE ABOVE. The rock cycle forms new rocks using crystallization, erosion and compaction.



User: Foliated metamorphic rocks have mineral grains that are randomly placed. TRUE or FALSE.

Weegy: Foliated metamorphic rocks have mineral grains that are randomly placed. FALSE.



User: ____________ sedimentary rocks form from the remains of living things. a. organic c. detrital b. chemical d. foliated

Weegy: ORGANIC sedimentary rocks form from the remains of living things.

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User: A kind of sedimentary rock formed from plant material over a long period of time is __________. a. limestone b. cementation c. coal d. compaction

Weegy: A kind of sedimentary rock formed from plant material over a long period of time is COAL.



User: Coral reefs form when the calcite skeletons of coral build upon each other. TRUE or FALSE.

Weegy: Coral reefs form when the calcite skeletons of coral build upon each other. TRUE


User: Foliated rocks are distinguished by ____. a. layers c. large mineral grains b. lack of layers d. air holes

Weegy: Foliated rocks are distinguished by LAYERS.



User: Which of the following is an example of extrusive rock that has cooled too quickly for grains to form? a. Volcanic glass b. Basaltic rock c. Granitic rock d. All of the above

Weegy: Basaltic rock is an example of extrusive rock that has cooled too quickly for grains to form.



User: Sedimentary rocks formed from broken fragments of other rocks are ____. a. chemical c. organic b. detrital d. none of the above

Weegy: Sedimentary rocks formed from broken fragments of other rock are detrital.



User: Granitic igneous rocks are all of the following EXCEPT ____. a. light-colored c. high in silica content b. lower in density than basaltic rocks d. high in iron content

Weegy: Granitic igneous rocks are all of the following EXCEPT high in iron content.

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User: Fine-grained, extrusive rocks include all of the following EXCEPT ____. a. granite c. basalt b. scoria d. pumice

Weegy: Fine-grained, extrusive rocks include all of the following EXCEPT Granite.



User: The process in which minerals hold sediment together, like glue, making a detrital sedimentary rock.

Weegy: CEMENTATION is the process in which minerals hold sediment together, like glue, making a detrital sedimentary rock.

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User: Scientists classify rocks a. by composition and texture. c. by mass. b. by volume. d. by color and size.

Weegy: Scientists classify rocks - by composition and texture.

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User: Different types of metamorphic rocks are distinguished by the: a. chemical make-up of the rock. c. location of the rock formation. b. location in which the rock was found. d. arrangement of mineral grains within the rock.

Weegy: Different types of metamorphic rocks are distinguished by the: arrangement of mineral grains within the rock.



User: a kind of foliated metamorphic rock

Weegy: SLATE and GNEISS are types of foliated metamorphic rock.



User: size, shape, and position of grains that make up a rock

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