Limestone Formation Process Quiz

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What are some varieties of limestone?

How is limestone formed through the process of evaporation?

What is the primary composition of limestone?

How is mechanical transport and deposition involved in the formation of limestone?

What causes limestone to change color from white or gray?

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Test your knowledge about the formation process of limestone, which can originate from organisms and foraminifera. Learn about how calcium carbonate deposits accumulate in water, the role of previous life forms in the ocean, and the process of evaporation that contributes to limestone formation.

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