rocks

by: Nicole Quinones

THREE TYPES OF ROCKS

All rocks are composed of minerals, they are classified by how they were formed (origin) and textures.

The three types of rocks are

Igneous, Sedimentary and Metamorphic.


ROCK CYCLE

  1. an idealized cycle of processes undergone by rocks in the earth's crust, involving igneous intrusion, uplift, erosion, transportation, deposition as sedimentary rock, metamorphism, remelting, and further igneous intrusion.


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