Busy. Please wait.
or

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
or

Username is available taken
show password

why


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
We do not share your email address with others. It is only used to allow you to reset your password. For details read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.


Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
Don't know
Know
remaining cards
Save
0:01
To flip the current card, click it or press the Spacebar key.  To move the current card to one of the three colored boxes, click on the box.  You may also press the UP ARROW key to move the card to the "Know" box, the DOWN ARROW key to move the card to the "Don't know" box, or the RIGHT ARROW key to move the card to the Remaining box.  You may also click on the card displayed in any of the three boxes to bring that card back to the center.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
Retries:
restart all cards
share
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

Rock Cycle

TermDefinition
Ring of Fire - faults & volcanoes,- belt of active faults/volcanoes in Pacific Ocean
Forms from cooled lava igneous rock
Intrusive rock -igneous rock,-formed below Earth's surface
Extrusive rock -igeneous rock,-formed at Earth's surface
Sedimentary rocks rocks formed from the compaction or cementation of sediments
Metamorphic rocks Made when heat
Minerals A solid inorganic substance of natural occurrence. with a definite chemical composition
Deposition Process in which sediment is laid down in new locations.
Weathering The breaking down of rocks and other materials on the Earth's surface.
Erosion Processes by which rock, sand, and soil are carried away to a different location
Lithification The process that converts sediments into solid rock by compaction or cementation.
Rock Cycle the series of processes that change one type of rock into another type of rock
Created by: Mkh9295