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Igneous Rock Subsystem Quiz (SYSB)

Complete the rock cycle diagram. blank rock cycle

  1. Igneous rocks are classified by their _____________________ and ____________________________.
  2. Igneous rocks have distinctive interlocking __________________________ .
  3. Compare and contrast rhyolite and basalt.  








  4. Compare and contrast basalt and gabbro. 








  5. In the Cascade mountain range the most common volcano type is __________________________ .
  6. Contrast the magma composition (silica and H2O) of a caldera and shield volcano. 






  7. Contrast the magma viscosity of a caldera and shield volcano. 






  8. Contrast the eruptive violence of a caldera and shield volcano. 






  9. Contrast the main eruption products of a caldera and shield volcano.