What is lithification? This is the process where sediments compact under pressure and over time become solid rock.
What is an inorganic sedimentary rock? This is a rock formed from the broken down remains of pre-existing rock.
Where does an active plate margin occur? This occurs when an oceanic plate is subducting under a continental plate.
What does permeable mean? This means that water can pass through an object.
What is quarrying? Quarrying is the removal of rock from large pits on the earths surface.
How are igneous rocks formed? When hot molten magma is cooled down and then solidified
Name 3 examples of metamorphic rocks? slate, marble and quartzite
The rock cycle

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