AS level Geology Random Quiz 5

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What sort of earthquake is caused by the vibration of magma?
What process is the reverse of partial melting?
What type of volcano is mainly composed of basalt?
What term refers to solid state recrystallisation due to heat or pressure?
What is the process whereby denser minerals in a magma sink to the bottom?
What type of lavas have rounded tops and saggy bottoms?
What type of igneous rock tends to form in veins around batholiths?
Heat, pressure and what other variable affect metamorphism?
What name is given to a splintery, granoblastic rock containing sillimanite?
What mineral is between pyroxene and biotite on Bowen's Reaction Series?
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What term refers to a volcano which has erupted in geological time?
Name one of two minerals which form the tiny spots seen in spotted rock
What is the second lowest temperature mineral on Bowen's Reaction Series?
What term describes the process whereby magmas of various composition can arise from a single parent magma?
Name a mineral which is not a metamorphic polymorph and only occurs in metamorphic rock.
What type of eruption spews out low viscosity magma?
When lavas are >3m thick, what feature may form?
What process squeezes magma out from between crystals, so they can no longer react?
What type of metamorphism is seen around a batholith?

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Created May 9, 2012ReportNominate
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