Metamorphic Rocks Quiz

MeaningfulVigor avatar
MeaningfulVigor
·
·
Download

Start Quiz

Study Flashcards

5 Questions

What process is responsible for the formation of metamorphic rocks?

Metamorphism

At what temperatures are protoliths subjected to during the formation of metamorphic rocks?

150 to 200 °C

What type of pressure is often involved in the formation of metamorphic rocks?

Lateral pressure

What can be the protolith for the formation of metamorphic rocks?

Volcanic rock

How are metamorphic rocks classified?

By their protolith, chemical and mineral makeup, and texture

Test your knowledge about metamorphic rocks and the process of metamorphism with this quiz. Learn about the transformation of existing rocks into new types of rocks through profound physical and chemical changes.

Make Your Own Quizzes and Flashcards

Convert your notes into interactive study material.

Get started for free

More Quizzes Like This

Geology Quiz
5 questions

Geology Quiz

DistinguishedParrot avatar
DistinguishedParrot
Earth Science Final
69 questions

Earth Science Final

WellRoundedChalcedony4555 avatar
WellRoundedChalcedony4555
General Geology 1 Course PDF Quiz
9 questions
Use Quizgecko on...
Browser
Browser