Granite

Facts about Granite

What Is Granite?

Granite is a common type of igneous rock.granite is a light coloured igneous rock with grains large enough to be visible with the unaided eye.

where does granite come from?

Granite is hard igneous stone that is formed over millions of years by volcanic activity.Magma flows from volcanic activity and slowly cools over millions of years.

HOW DO PEOPLE USE GRANITE

Granite is used for building bridges,paving,monuments and many other exterior projects.

did you know?

1. The word granite comes from the latin word,meaning ''grain.''

2.The colour of granite mostly depends on the type of fledspar it contains.

3.Granite forms the worlds tallest cliffs.