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8th Grade Science

Metamorphic Rock

Rock Cycle Series of process in which rocks forms, changes from one type to another, is broken down, or melted, and forms again by geologic process
Metamorphic To change form
Metamorphic Rock There are two types foliated and nonfoliated metamorphic rock
Foliated Metamorphic Rock Rocks in which the minerals have been flattened and pushed down into parallel layers Ex: slate, shale, and gneiss
Nonfoliated Metamorphic Rock rocks that do not display layers. Rather, they are massive structures with no obvious banding. Ex: Quartzite, marble, and anthracite
Slate (foliated or nonfoliated) foliated
shale (foliated or nonfoliated) foliated
gneiss (foliated or nonfoliated) foliated
quartzite (foliated or nonfoliated) nonfoliated
marble (foliated or nonfoliated) nonfoliated
anthracite (foliated or nonfoliated) nonfoliated
Created by: SSC 8th LA