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HintAnswerExtra Info
IgneousRocks that contain felsic minerals
Tectonic platesPlates sliding past each other
MetamorphismHeat and little pressure
FaultsHanging wall moves down
MineralsReflect light
Rock fragmentsForeign rock
AquifersLarge, synclinal and confined
Sedimentary StructureRecord of living activity
Earth StructureSolid, Centre of a Planet
FaultsHanging wall moves up
FaultsScratch marks on fault planes
Earth StructureCold, hard, rigid
FaultsLow angle reverse fault
Rock ClassificationRecrystallization
Rock ClassificationDeposition of matieral
MineralsScale of hardness
MetamorphismHeat and lots of pressure
HintAnswerExtra Info
IgneousRocks that contain mafic minerals
Time PeriodDinosaur
Deep MarineHigh velocity current from continental shelf
EarthquakesDeep focus Earthquakes at plate margins
Sedimentary StructureDried out-contracted mud
ChalkOrganisms that are in chalk
Earth StructureOrigin of magnetic field
Rock ClassificationFrom a melt
MetamorphicTexture of Gneiss
Sedimentary StructureInclined layers, ripples and dunes.
Igneous2 rates of cooling
Tectonic platesPlates moving apart
Intrusion Discordant, sheet like.
IgneousLarge crystal
MetamorphicTexture of schist
IgneousInfilled vesicle
Tectonic platesPlates moving together
MetamorphicTexture of slate
IntrusionConcordant, 2 baked margins

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