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  • Rocks and The Rock Cycle
  • 3 Main Rock Types
  • 3 Main Rock Types
  • Igneous
  • Igneous
  • IGNEOUS---Extrusive Little or NO Crystals!
  • IGNEOUS---Extrusive Little or NO Crystals!
  • IGNEOUS---Extrusive Little or NO Crystals!
  • IGNEOUS---Extrusive Little or NO Crystals!
  • Igneous
  • IGNEOUS---Intrusive Large Interlocking Crystals!!!
  • IGNEOUS---Intrusive Large Interlocking Crystals!
  • IGNEOUS---Intrusive Large Interlocking Crystals!
  • IGNEOUS---Intrusive Large Interlocking Crystals!
  • 3 Main Rock Types
  • How to make a clastic sedimentary rock
  • Sedimentary
  • 3 Main Rock Types
  • Metamorphic rocks form from HEAT&PRESSURE
  • Contact Metamorphism
    • Deep underground, zones of metamorphism form around the hot magma of batholiths.
    • L.Gardiner/Windows Original
  • Regional Metamorphism
    • Tectonic forces smash continents together. The rocks get heated and become semi-molten. The added pressure causes the mineral to separate into bands and sometime to even flow before cooling again!
  • Common Metamorphic Rocks Parent Rock Metamorphic Rock Granite Gneiss Shale Slate Sandstone Quartzite
  • The Rock Cycle