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1

What si sandstone made from

layers of sand

2

what is shale made from

tiny bits of clay

3

what is limestone made from

tiny bits of bone and shells from sea creatures and animals

4

what is a geologist

a person who studies rock

5

what is shale

rock from mud/clay (layers of mud over many years)
red, brown, yellow. Very soft.

6

What is slate made from

tiny bits of clay, hard and dark grey (slate is heated shale)

7

How can heat naturally turn shale into slate

magma underground

8

name a mountain that was formed of sedimentary rock

Table Mountain

9

True or false: coal is a sedimentary rock

true (formed from dead plants)

10

An aunt putting a new roof on the house uses which stone

slate

11

builder using cement uses which stone?

limestone

12

A principle who build a new corridor outside a school

sandstone

13

A builder who is producing bricks?

sandstone

14

Name a use of sandstone

in building

15

name a use of slate

tiles

16

name a use of shale

clay pots

17

name a use of limestone

make cement

18

explain to mom how sedimentary rock is formed

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19

do page 225

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