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Sedimentary rock can be changed into igneous rock by undergoing melting and then solidification. At a subduction zone (at a convergent plate boundary, where one plate slides beneath another), layers of sedimentary rock will be assimilated into the mantle. Some areas may undergo enough heating to actually melt, especially if there is water or carbon dioxide trapped in the rock. If this rock later makes it to the surface and cools, it will become an igneous rock. Another area where sedimentary rock could be changed into igneous rock is on the interior of a composite volcano -- The heat and force of the magma could break off chunks of volcanic welded tuff, causing it to melt. If the volcano then erupts, the former sedimentary rock would be incorporated into the lava and solidify into igneous rock.
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By erosion, deposition and cementation
A sedimentary rock can change from that to a metamorphic rock then into an Igneous rock. e.g. Mudstone (sedimentary) is in the Zone of Diagenesis, when it is s…ubjected to regional metamorphism (in mountain belts) it changes from a mudstone to a slate (low grade) then to a Phillite (medium grade) then a Schist (medium) then a gneiss (high grade) then into a Milonite (high grade) then once past the line of partial melting it has so much pressure and so much temperature that it turns into an Igneos rock. This is the basic explanation of this. If you want to know more, just ask me. Sedimentary rocks are changed into metamorphic by being buried deep enough that the heat and pressure alter their text, mineralogy, or other characteristics.
By melting and cooling
Igneous rock exposed at the surface is weathered into small particles, which are then deposited as sediment. Compaction and cementation then turn that sediment into sedime…ntary rock.
By melting and cooling
yes, first they erode and the sediments are transported and deposited and then with time and pressure and heat they are turned into sedimentary rocks
Sedimentary rocks can change to igneous rock when it goes through the rock cycle so a sediment can move to igneous rock where there is a volcanic activity happens making t…he the sediment get heat and pressure that makes igneous rock.So when you do the rock cycle you can go from igneous rock to a metamorphic rock.
The igneous rock must be broken down into fragments called sediment and somehow cemented together.
the igneous rock breaks into sediments(pieces) and then they come together and from a sedimentary rock or they heat up and change
Igneous rock is rock formed from a volcanic eruption. Sedimentary rock can change into metamorphic rock (which shares some properties with igneous rock) under enough heat/pres…sure. If it gets deep enough, the rock melts in the mantle and may get ejected from a volcano (this process takes thousands/millions of years) as igneous rock, but it is the "volcano" bit that makes it igneous rock.
It would have to undergo tremendous heat and pressure and be melted into magma and solidify
The surface of igneous rock is broken down over time through erosion processes into smaller particles and eventually sediment, it can be through different erosion processes su…ch as water erosion. Sedimentary rock is formed through layers and layers of sediment being deposited upon each other and the resulting pressure eventually compresses into sedimentary rock over millions of years.
Sedimentary rock to change to Igneous rock by applying heat and pressure , which creates Metamorphic rock . Next , Metamorphic rock turns to Magma because it melts . Lastly yo…u have to let the Magma cool and it becomes an Igneous rock . That is how Sedimentary rock changes to Igneous rock .
By erosion and sedimentation It has to go to the surface, then it is weathered into sediments, then it is eroded to somewhere else and depostied there. Then is is compacted (p…ushed together by pressure) and cemented (glued) together.
The rock gets weathered and eroded to sediments. Then the sediments pile on top of each other and become cemented. Now they have become AA sedimentary rock.
Sedimentary rock goes deep in the Earth and reaches magma. It then melts and becomes part of the magma. Since the newly formed magma is less dense than the surrounding rock it… is lighter than the surrounding rock and it goes up and cools. It then becomes an Igneous rock.
An igneous rock can not change directly into a sedimentary rock. The process of weathering and erosion will destroy an igneous rock over time and the pieces resulting from… these processes will then be transported away and deposited as new sediments that will lithify into sedimentary rock.