KEY_ExamII08a

KEY_ExamII08a - Geology 101 Introduction to Geology Exam...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–4. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Geology 101 Introduction to Geology Exam II—Friday, March 14, 2008 Time allowed: 50 minutes Each question is worth 2 points EXAM CODE : A 51. Referring to the diagram of the rock cycle above, path "A" is ____________. a. cooling and crystallization b. weathering and deposition c. burial and lithification d. cooling and uplift 52. The depth of the core-mantle boundary is approximately: e. 6000km f. 3000 km g. 5000 km h. 40 km 53. The composition of limestone is: i. Calcium or magnesium carbonate j. Sodium chloride k. Silicon dioxide Page 1
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
l. Calcium sulfate 54. Chemical sedimentary rocks are classified based on: m. Texture n. Composition o. Grain size p. Sorting 55. Sedimentary strata are produced due to differences in: q. Particle size r. Arrangement of particles s. Thickness of strata t. All of the above u. 56. A sandstone is an example of a ___________ rock. v. regional metamorphic w. contact metamorphic x. chemical sedimentary y. clastic sedimentary 57. Planets in the solar system formed through which of the following processes? z. Planetary assimilation aa. Planetary accretion bb. Planetary attention cc. Planetary composition 58. Chemical sediments form from ________. dd. rapid cooling of molten sediments ee. particles of sediment deposited in water ff. precipitation of minerals from sea water gg. accumulation of calcium carbonate shells 59. The four inner planets are ________________. hh. mostly hot, with heavy, dense atmospheres ii. all similar to the Earth in size, atmosphere, and density jj. larger and less dense than the outer planets kk.small, rocky, and relatively lacking in volatile elements 60. Factors controlling the extent of contact metamorphism would be: ll. Volume of intrusion mm. Temperature of intrusion nn. Composition of country rock oo. Temperature of country rock pp.All of the above Page 2
Background image of page 2
61. Lithification of sediment occurs through which of the following processes: qq. Crystallization from magma rr. Compaction ss. Cementation tt. 62. Which of the following lists is written in order of decreasing particle size? vv. Sandstone, siltstone, conglomerate ww. Conglomerate, sandstone, siltstone xx. Sandstone, conglomerate, siltstone yy. Siltstone, sandstone, conglomerate 63. Which of the following sequences describes the metamorphic changes in a shale with increasing metamorphic grade? zz. Schist
Background image of page 3

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Image of page 4
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

This note was uploaded on 04/28/2008 for the course GEOL 101 taught by Professor Taylor during the Spring '08 term at Kansas.

Page1 / 9

KEY_ExamII08a - Geology 101 Introduction to Geology Exam...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 4. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online