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Ch 11: Metamorphic Rocks - A Deeper Look: Homework Help

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The Metamorphic Rocks - A Deeper Look chapter of this Earth Science Homework Help course helps students complete their metamorphic rocks homework and earn better grades. This homework help resource uses simple and fun videos that are about five minutes long.

How it works:

  • Identify which concepts are covered on your metamorphic rocks homework.
  • Find videos on those topics within this chapter.
  • Watch fun videos, pausing and reviewing as needed.
  • Complete sample problems and get instant feedback.
  • Finish your metamorphic rocks homework with ease!

Topics from your homework you'll be able to complete:

  • Factors that influence metamorphism
  • Classification of metamorphic rocks
  • Contact metamorphism and regional metamorphism

5 Lessons in Chapter 11: Metamorphic Rocks - A Deeper Look: Homework Help
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Metamorphism of Rocks: Definition, Process & Influencing Factors

1. Metamorphism of Rocks: Definition, Process & Influencing Factors

Exposure to intense heat and pressure can result in the metamorphism of previously formed rocks. Learn about the factors that influence metamorphism and the metamorphic processes: recrystallization, neometamorphism and metasomatism in this lesson.

Classification of Metamorphic Rocks: Texture & Parent

2. Classification of Metamorphic Rocks: Texture & Parent

Metamorphic rocks are classified by their texture, which is either foliated or non-foliated, and according to their parent rock. Learn about the different textures and parent rocks of metamorphic rocks.

Contact Metamorphism Vs. Regional Metamorphism: Definition & Differences

3. Contact Metamorphism Vs. Regional Metamorphism: Definition & Differences

There are two types of metamorphism involved in the creation of metamorphic rocks. In this lesson, you'll learn the definitions of and differences between contact metamorphism and regional metamorphism.

Foliation: Definition & Types

4. Foliation: Definition & Types

Deep below the earth's surface resides a type of rock called metamorphic rock. In geology, repeating layers of this rock are called foliation. Through this lesson, you will learn about the process of foliation and its different types.

Sedimentary Rocks: Definition, Types & Examples

5. Sedimentary Rocks: Definition, Types & Examples

How are sedimentary rocks different from other rocks? How and where do they form, and from what? You will learn everything you ever wanted to know about these rocks in this lesson.

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