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What is a renewable resource?

A resource which can be used repeatedly and replaced naturally during a human lifetime


What is a non-renewable resource?

A resource that does not replace itself within a human lifetime


What are some examples of renewable resources?

Egg, water and sun


What are some examples of non-renewable resources?

Minerals and soil


What is an extrusive igneous rock?

An igneous rock which cools very quickly once the magma has reached the Earth’s surface. Basalt is a good example


What is an intrusive igneous rock?

An igneous rock which forms many crystals as the magma cools very slowly and deeply into the Earth. Granite is a good example