Basic Types of Rocks - Mind Map

Basic Types of Rocks Mind Map
 
 
 
 

Basic Types of Rocks - Mind Map

3 years ago by: MatchWare
 
 
  • Basic Types of Rocks
    • Igneous
      • Definition
      • Characteristics
        • Texture
          • Grain size
          • Crystal size
        • Composition
      • Examples
        • 1. Obsidian
        • 2. Granite
        • 3. Basalt
    • Metamorphic
      • Definition
      • Characteristics
        • Texture
          • Grain size
          • Crystal size
        • Composition
      • Examples
        • 1. Marble
        • 2. Slate
        • 3. Gneiss
        • 4. Schist
    • Sedimentary
      • Definition
      • 1. Clastic
        • Characteristics
        • Examples
          • 1. Conglomerate
          • 2. Breccia
          • 3. Sandstone
          • 4. Shale
      • 2. Chemical
        • Characteristics
        • Examples
          • Evaporites
            • 1. Halite - salt
            • 2. Gypsum
          • Carbonates
            • 1. Calcite
            • 2. Dolomite
      • 3. Organic
        • Characteristics
        • Examples
          • Hydrocarbons
            • 1. Oil
            • 2. Gas
            • 3. Coal
          • Calcium-based
            • 1. Limestone
          • Silica-based
            • 1. Chert
            • 2. Flint
            • 3. Jasper
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