1.) The process of breaking down rocks that are exposed to water, wind, ice, and growing plants is called ________________________.
2.) When soil is washed away during a storm it is called _____________
3.) When a mineral breaks apart and creates a jagged surface is a property that describes a __________________.
4.) When a mineral breaks apart and creates a smooth surface is a property known as ___________________.
C.) Clean Cut
5.) Which term describes a rocks ability to reflect light?
6.) The stars in the sky appear to be different during different times of night. This is because the ______________________.
A.) tilt of the axis
B.) the twinkle at different times
C.) the Earth rotating
D.) the reflection of light on the moon
7.) The Earth's axis is on a tilt, it does a complete rotation every 24 hours, and a complete revolution in approximately 364 days. All these factors contribute to our ___________________.
B.) position on Earth
C.) college fund
8.) What produces its own light?
9.) A system and other bodies that orbits a star is called a __________________________.
A.) Solar System
10.) When we can see only certain stars at certain time of the year is due to our Earth's ______________________ around the Sun.
11.) Adam found a rock near a volcano. After observing it, he soon realized it was formed from molten rock. What would this type of rock be called?