Intrusive Rocks

Granite

Physical Characteristics/What Is It Made Of

The granite rock has very jagged edges and isn't very smooth. The granite rock can be either light-colored or dark-colored. The granite rock is made up of tiny quartz pushed together that are light-colored.

How and Where It Is Formed/What Is The Rock Used For

The granite rock is formed inside the Earths Crust. It comes out very hot and slowly starts to cool down and then the granite rock forms. Granite rock is mostly used for counter tops because of their design and toughness