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HARCOURT SCIENCE GR 3 UNIT

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Response 1

THE SOLID OUTER LAYER OF

THE EARTH

WHAT IS THE CRUST?

A SOLID NATURAL OBJECT

THAT HAS NEVER BEEN ALIVE

WHAT IS A MINERAL ?

A SOLID OBJECT MADE OF

MINERALS

WHAT IS A ROCK?

MORKS OR REMAINS OF A

ONCE-LIVING THING

WHAT IS A FOSSIL?

A PROCESS OF CHANGING

ROCK TYPES

WHAT IS THE ROCK

CYCLE?

ROCKS ARE GROUPED BY HOW

THEY DO THIS

WHAT IS FORM?

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Response 2

THE HOT MIDDLE LAYER OF

THE EARTH

WHAT IS THE MANTLE?

HARDNESS, COLOR, AND

SHAPE ARE EXAMPLES OF A

MINERAL'S THIS

WHAT ARE PROPERTIES?

MATERIALS THAT SETTLE IN

LAYERS AND THEN HARDEN

INTO THIS KIND OF ROCK

WHAT IS SEDIMENTARY

ROCK?

ROCKS CAN BE SHAPED BY

HEAT AND PRESSURE,

MELTING, AND THE EFFECTS

OF THESE

WHAT ARE WIND AND

WATER?

YOU CAN ORDER MINERALS

FROM SOFTEST TO HARDEST

BY USING THIS TEST

WHAT IS THE SCRATCH

TEST?

WIND AND WATER CAN BREAK

UP METAMORPHIC AND

IGNEOUS ROCKS TO BECOME

THIS KIND OF ROCK

WHAT IS SEDIMENTARY

ROCK?

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Response 3

THE CENTER OF THE EARTH

WHAT IS THE CORE?

THIS IS FORMED WHEN MUD OR

MINERALS FILL A MOLD

WHAT IS A CAST?

ROCK THAT HAS BEEN

CHANGED BY HEAT AND

PRESSURE

WHAT IS METAMORPHIC

ROCK?

AFTER THE MATERIAL FROM

AN EXPLODING VOLCANO

COOLS AND HARDENS, THESE

ROCKS CAN FORM

WHAT ARE IGNEOUS

ROCKS?

SCIENTISTS ARE MOST LIKELY

TO FIND FOSSILS IN THIS KIND

OF ROCK

WHAT IS SEDIMENTARY?

WHEN METAMORPHIC ROCKS

MELT, THEY BECOME THIS

KIND OF ROCK

WHAT IS IGNEOUS

ROCK?

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Response 4

THE THINNEST EARTH LAYER

WHAT IS THE CRUST?

OF THESE- SHIPS, BUILDINGS,

PENCILS, AND CARS- IRON IS

USED TO MAKE ALL BUT THIS

ONE

WHAT ARE PENCILS?

ROCK THAT WAS ONCE

MELTED BUT HAS COOLED

AND HARDENED

WHAT IS IGNEOUS

ROCK?

SCIENTISTS KNOW THE TYPE

OF FOOD DINOSAURS ATE BY

EXAMINING THESE

WHAT ARE FOSSILS?

(FOSSIL TEETH)

THIS IS THE MAIN MINERAL

INGREDIENT FOR MAKING

STEEL

WHAT IS IRON?

SLATE, SCHIST, AND GNEISS

ARE ALL THIS KIND OF ROCK

WHAT IS METAMORPHIC?

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Response 5

THE LAYER OF THE EARTH

MADE OF VERY HOT IRON

WHAT IS THE CORE?

OF COPPER AND NICKEL, A

COIN MADE OF THIS WILL LAST

LONGER

WHAT IS NICKEL?

SEDIMENTARY ROCKS CAN

BECOME METAMORPHIC BY

THESE

WHAT ARE GREAT  HEAT

AND PRESSURE?

THE MAIN MINERAL IN PENCIL

LEAD

WHAT IS GRAPHITE?

ALUMINUM IS MADE FROM THIS

MINERAL

WHAT IS BAUXITE?

OF QUARTZ, DIAMOND, NICKEL

AND COPPER, IT IS THE

HARDEST

WHAT IS DIAMOND?

 CATEGORY:   

ROCKS  

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THE THREE TYPES OF ROCKS

 Response:   

WHAT ARE IGNEOUS,SEDIMENTARY, AND

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Response 1

MOVEMENT OF THE CRUST

AND MANTLE CAN CAUSE

THESE

WHAT ARE

EARTHQUAKES?

WHEN THIS ERUPTS, LAVA

FLOWS OVER THE LAND

WHAT IS A VOLCANO?

THIS HAPPENS WHEN LARGE

AMOUNTS OF WATER COVER

LAND THAT IS NORMALLY DRY

WHAT IS A FLOOD?

THESE HUGE SHEETS OF ICE

CAN CAUSE EROSION

WHAT ARE GLACIERS?

A LANDFORM THAT IS AT

LEAST 600 METERS (ABOUT

2,000 FEET) HIGHER THAN THE

LAND AROUND IT

WHAT IS A MOUNTAIN?

FEATURES OF THE EARTH'S

SURFACE

WHAT ARE LANDFORMS?

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Response 2

THIS PART OF THE EARTH CAN

FOLD TO MAKE MOUNTAINS

WHAT IS THE CRUST?

THE HOLES MADE BY

GLACIERS MAY BECOME

THESE

WHAT ARE LAKES?

THIS PROCESS BREAKS UP

ROCKS INTO SMALLER PIECES

WHAT IS WEATHERING?

A THIN BAND OF LAND IN THE

OCEAN  NEAR A COAST

WHAT IS A BARRIER

ISLAND?

A LOWLAND AREA BETWEEN

HIGHER LANDS

WHAT IS A VALLEY?

THIS PROCESS HAPPENS WHEN

WATER FLOWS INTO CRACKS

IN ROCKS AND THEN FREEZES

WHAT IS WEATHERING?

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Response 3

THIS MAY DAMAGE BUILDINGS

AND LEAVE SOIL, MUD, AND

SAND BEHIND, BUT ALSO

COVER FIELDS WITH RICH SOIL

WHAT IS A FLOOD?

THE SLOW MOVEMENT OF

SOIL DOWN STEEP HILLS

WHAT IS CREEP?

THE PROCESS OF MOVING

ROCK PIECES AROUND OR

CARRYING THEM AWAY

WHAT IS EROSION?

A FLAT AREA OF LAND

WHAT IS A PLAIN?

A FLAT AREA OF LAND HIGHER

THAN THE LAND AROUND IT

WHAT IS A PLATEAU?

THIS MAY FORM WHEN A RIVER

CUTS A DEEP PATH THROUGH

A PLATEAU

WHAT IS A CANYON?

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Response 4

WIND, WATER, ICE, AND PLANTS

CAN ALL CAUSE THIS

WHAT IS WEATHERING?

FLOODS, EARTHQUAKES, AND

VOLCANOES ARE THESE TYPE

OF LANDFORM CHANGES

WHAT ARE RAPID

CHANGES?

WEATHERING AND EROSION

ARE THESE KINDS OF

LANDFORM CHANGES

WHAT ARE SLOW

CHANGES?

A FLAT STEPSTOOL WOULD BE

A GOOD MODEL FOR THIS KIND

OF LANDFORM

WHAT IS A PLATEAU?

AN AREA WITH VERY STEEP

SIDES

WHAT IS A CANYON?

WIND BLOWING SAND AGAINST

ROCK CAUSES THIS

WHAT IS WEATHERING?

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Response 5

TWO FLAT AREAS ON EARTH'S

SURFACE

WHAT ARE PLAINS AND

PLATEAUS?

THE STUDY OF THE HISTORY,

COMPOSITION, AND

STRUCTURE OF THE EARTH

WHAT IS GEOLOGY?

A PIECE OF LAND THAT FORMS

AT THE MOUTH OF A RIVER BY

ERODED LAND BEING DROPPED

WHERE THE RIVER MEETS THE

OCEAN OR OTHER WATER

WHAT IS A DELTA?

THESE GLACIERS FORM NEAR

MOUNTAIN PEAKS, MOVE

SLOWLY DOWNHILL LIKE

RIVERS OF ICE, AND SCOOP

OUT DEEP VALLEYS

WHAT ARE VALLEY

GLACIERS?

COVERING GREENLAND AND

ANTARCTICA, THESE HUGE

SHEETS OF ICE BUILD UP AT

THE CENTER OF A CONTINENT

WHAT ARE CONTINENTAL

GLACIERS?

THE ISLANDS AND LAND AT

THE EDGES OF THE

CONTINENTS THAT RING THE

PACIFIC PLATE ARE CALLED

THIS BECAUSE OF THEIR

VOLCANOES AND

EARTHQUAKES

WHAT IS THE RING OF

FIRE?

 CATEGORY:   

ROCKS  

FINAL JEOPARDY!®  

 CLUE:   

THE THREE TYPES OF ROCKS

 Response:   

WHAT ARE IGNEOUS,SEDIMENTARY, AND

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