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

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