Science Quiz / 'N' and 'O' in Earth Science

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Can you name the Earth science term that start with 'N' or 'O' that complete these questions?

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Dark, low-altitude clouds with moderate precipitation
A daily tidal range of when the moon and sun are positioned 90 degrees from each other
A normally round mineral mass with a different composition than the surrounding rock
A sheet of rock that has moved sideways over neighboring strata
Granular ice formed by the recrystallization of snow; firn
Sedimentary rocks that are not composed of fragments of pre-existing rocks or minerals
The second largest of the tectonic plates at 75,900,000 km^2
An abandoned meander
An atmospheric shield providing the Earth with protection from ultra-violet rays
A naturally occurring material from which minerals of economic value can be extracted
Any place where bedrock is visible on the surface of the Earth
A black or dark-colored volcanic glass, usually composed of rhyolite
A naturally occurring liquid or gas composed of a complex mixture of hydrocarbons
All tectonic processes associated with mountain building
Sorted and stratified sediment deposited in front of a glacier by meltwater streams

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