Introduction to Geology Quiz

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What is the definition of Geology?

Which branch of geology involves the study of minerals and their physical and chemical composition?

What does petrology study?

Which branch of geology deals with the different forces that affect the shape of the Earth and processes that change the shape of rocks?

What does structural geology primarily focus on?

What is the primary focus of crystallography in the field of geology?

Which branch of geology specifically deals with the application of physics principles to the study of the earth?

What is the main emphasis of mineralogy in geology?

In which area does physical geology primarily concentrate its study?

What is the main focus of petrology in the field of geology?

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Test your knowledge on the basics of geology including its definition and branches. Explore the fundamental concepts of the science related to the study of the Earth's composition, structure, and geological events.

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