What are three examples of foliated metamorphicrocks?
foliated rocks, defined as "metamorphic rocks with parralel layers or "bands". three examples of these foliated rocks are gneiss, slate, and schist. three examples of foliated rocks are schist, gneiss, and schist. ...
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What are some examples of foliated metamorphic rocks?
Schist, gneiss, slate, and phyllite are examples of foliated metamorphic rock. Slate--fine grained foliated metamorphic rock. Schist--medium grained foliated metamorphic rock. Gneiss--coarse grained foliated metamorphic rock. ...
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Is quartz foliated or non foliated?
Folation is a term that applies to metamorphic rocks. Quartz is a single mineral that does not necessarily occur in metamorphic rocks. It can appear in foliated rocks such as gneiss as well as non foliated rocks such as quartzite. ...