Granite rock

By Sydney Jackson

Traits of granite

-forms a slow crystallization beneath the earths crust

- has little dots on it

-usually has grey, pink, red or white colors


What is it made of??

its made up of mainly quartz and feldspar.

- has minor amounts of mica and amphiobles

How is it formed?

its formed below the earths surface when magma cools (Extrusive)


What is it used for??

counter tops, floor tiles, paving stone, curbing, stair treads, building veneer and cemetery monuments.