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2. What is the correct order of the geological time periods?

  • Holocene, pleistocene, pleiocene, miocene, oligocene, eocene, cretaceous, jurassic, triassic, permian, carboniferous, devonian, silurian, ordovician, cambrian
  • cambrian, ordivician, silurian, devonian, carboniferous, permian, triassic, jurassic, cretacrous, eocene, oligocene, miocene, pleiocene, pleistocene, holocene
  • ordovician, holocene, cambrian, carboniferous, cretaceous, eocene, devonian, silurian, permian, jurassic, oligocene, triassic, pleiosene, miocene, pleistocene

3. What is the correct order of age (youngest to oldest) of these carboniferous rocks.

  • Coal measures, millstone grit, limestone series
  • Millstone grit, limestone series, coal measures
  • coal measures, limestone series, millstone grit

4. which rock is a coarse textured, intrusive igneous rock dominated by quarts, K feldspar and mica?

  • Felsite
  • Granite
  • Basalt
  • Diorite

5. Which of the following are all not basic igneous rocks

  • grainte, andesite, gabbro, feliste
  • granite, granodiorite, diorite, rhyolite, felsite
  • basalt, andesite, dolerite, gabbro


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