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SCHIST

by ervinker
Last updated 4 years ago

Discipline:
Science
Subject:
Global Warming & Solutions
Grade:
11

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SCHIST

Schist is a medium-grade metamorphic rock with medium to large grains of mica flakes in a preferred orientation nearby mica flakes are roughly parallel. It is also foilated.

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Has minerals such as micas, chlorite, talc, hornblende, graphite, and ect.

Has large and medium minerals easy enough to see with naked eye

Formed in an environment with extreme pressure and tempetures.

Its parent rock is mustone or shale.

Generally used as a decorative rock, e.g. walls, gardens etc; high percentage of mica group minerals precludes its use in the construction and roading industries.


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