Flashcards in 2.4 Metamorphic Rock Deck (13):
Rocks that the structure, texture, or composition have changed.
When rock is heated by nearby magma, this rock forms
When pressure builds up in rock which is located under other rock formation, this rock forms.
When rock changes
A mineral that forms at certain temperatures, that show temperature, depth, and pressure.
The texture of metamorphic rock in which the mineral grains are arranged in planes or bands
Rock formed by shale that is exposed to a lot of heat and pressure.
When slate is exposed to great heat and pressure, this forms.
When phyllite is exposed to a lot of heat and pressure, this rock forms.
The rock with the most heat and pressure, and seperates into distinct bands
Minerals that are not arranged into bands or planes
The process in which rock changed composition