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Metamorphic Rocks: A Deeper Look Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which metamorphic process is at work when shale that contains clay minerals changes into garnet?

Question 2 2. Which of the following is TRUE of regional metamorphism?

Question 3 3. If a sedimentary rock is baked by an intrusion of magma that touches the rock, which type of metamorphism will most likely take place?

Question 4 4. Which type of metamorphism is more likely to take place over a wide area?

Question 5 5. Which metamorphic process results in the chemical composition of a rock changing due to fluids and heat?

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Question 6 6. Which of the following statements is TRUE of foliated rocks?

Question 7 7. Shale can be metamorphosed into slate. Which of the following describes the relationship between shale and slate?

Question 8 8. If we know that a hornfels rock was formed through contact metamorphism, then what do we know about this rock's history?

Question 9 9. Which metamorphic process results in the formation of new minerals?

Question 10 10. The parent rock limestone can be metamorphosed into which of the following nonfoliated rocks?

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Question 11 11. Which of the following scenarios might result in rocks metamorphosing through regional metamorphism?

Question 12 12. What is the sequence of metamorphism with foliated rocks?

Question 13 13. Which type of metamorphism is mainly due to heat?

Question 14 14. When limestone undergoes metamorphism to become marble, the size of the crystals change, but the composition remains unchanged. This is an example of which metamorphic process?

Question 15 15. Which of the following is NOT an influencing factor that transforms pre-existing rocks into metamorphic rocks?

Metamorphic Rocks: A Deeper Look Chapter Exam Instructions

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