Describing the basic formation of each of the three types of rocks: Igneous, Metamorphic, and Sedimentary, GGY 203 Physical Geology (Required Labwork)

Describing the basic formation of each of the three types of rocks: Igneous, Metamorphic, and Sedimentary GGY 203 Physical Geology (Required Labwork)

Write 3 separate paragraphs (about 1/2 page for each paragraph) describing the basic formation of each of the three types of rocks: Igneous, Metamorphic, and Sedimentary (total 1 & 1/2 pages, or up to 2 pages).  Include the genesis (i.e., mode of origin, process of formation), the classification scheme (using words like foliated, texture, composition, clastic, etc.), and examples (such as conglomerate, siltstone, schist, etc.), for each of the 3 rock types.

Course: GGY 203 Physical Geology
School: Community College of Alleghany County

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