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ILTS Biology: Minerals & Rocks Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. How long does it usually take for a rock to make a complete trip through the rock cycle?

Question 2 2. Mineral hardness is a measure of _____.

Question 3 3. Cubic zirconium is not a mineral because it

Question 4 4.

Choose the answer that best completes the statement:

Minerals must be naturally formed, have a crystalline structure, have a unique chemical composition and _____.

Question 5 5. Rocks that are transformed into different rocks under intense heat and pressure are known as _____.

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Question 6 6. Color is not always useful for identifying minerals because _____.

Question 7 7. If you wanted to collect sedimentary rocks, what sort of characteristics would you look for in a rock's composition?

Question 8 8. Diamonds are ranked at _____ on the Mohs scale of hardness, which means they are _____.

Question 9 9. What can happen to an igneous rock after it is formed?

Question 10 10. If you found a rock that appeared to have been formed directly from volcanic activity, how would you classify it?

ILTS Biology: Minerals & Rocks Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

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