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Worksheet: Types of Rock

Q1:

A rock is formed from magma that cooled slowly to form large crystals without penetrating the Earth’s surface. Which type of rock is it?

  • A Metamorphic
  • B Extrusive igneous
  • C Sedimentary
  • D Intrusive igneous

Q2:

A rock is formed from magma that penetrated the Earth’s crust as lava and cooled quickly to produce small crystals. Which type of rock is it?

  • A Sedimentary
  • B Intrusive igneous
  • C Metamorphic
  • D Extrusive igneous

Q3:

A rock has been heated under high pressure, deep beneath the surface of Earth. It is extremely hard. Which type of rock is it?

  • A Extrusive igneous
  • B Intrusive igneous
  • C Sedimentary
  • D Metamorphic

Q4:

A rock is formed of thousands of fragments, compacted and cemented together in layers. Which type of rock is it?

  • A Extrusive igneous
  • B Intrusive igneous
  • C Metamorphic
  • D Sedimentary