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Rock cycle

Deposite The natural process of adding transported sediments to a landform.
Erosion The transport of fragments of rock by water,wind,ice,gravity.
Extrusive igneous rock Rock formed from the cooling of molten rock on Earth's surface
Intrusive igeous rock Rock formed from the cooling of molten rock below Earth's surface.
Lava Molten rock that has erupted onto Earth's surface.
Lithification The compaction and cementing of sediment into rock.
Magma Molten rock below Earth's surface.
Metamorphic rock Rock that has been changed by heat and pressure.
Rock Cycle A continuous series of events through which a rock is transformed from one type to another.
Sediment Rock fragments that have been transported to a different location.
Sedimentary rock Rock formed from sediments,organic remains,or chemical precipitates.
Soil The top layer of Earth's surface that supports plant growth.
Weathering The breakdown of rock due to rain,wind,ice,sunlight,and plants.
Created by: kavouyia.gordon