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How hot is molten rock?

Depending on the type and chemistry of the rocks involved, lava temperatures could range from approximately 1200 F to 2300 F (700 C to 1300 C), of course, in some parts of the (MORE)

What is a antonym for molten?

Molten is an adjective that means glowing, fused, liquefied,  smelted, or igneous. Some antonyms for the word molten include  solidified, chilled, cold, solid, or frozen.
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Does the moon have a large molten core?

No. It has a solid core, surrounded by a fluid outer core, surrounded by a partially melted core, but its relatively small (20%) compared to the earths (50%).
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Stocks 101: Learn Stock Market Basics

The stock market is one of the more intimidating subjects in all of personal finance. You may want to get into the stock market, but are hesitant because you don't understand (MORE)

What rock forms from molten rock?

Rocks formed from solidified molten rock are classified as igneous rock. Examples would be basalt, granite, gabbro, pumice, obsidian, and rhyolite.
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What is molten in chemistry?

When some substance, such as granite, or iron or glass, which is normally in a solid phase at room temperature, is heated to the point that it melts, it is then described as m (MORE)
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Is a molten compound a liquid?

Yes. "Molten" means the compound has melted into the liquid state. Anything that heat has melted into a liquid can be described as molten.
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