Granite and Gabbro?


Granite is an intrusive, felsic, igneous rock which is granular and crystalline in texture while gabbro is coarse-grained, intrusive igneous rock. Granite is like gabbro because they are solidified from molten material under the surface.
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Both of these rocks are intrusive igneous rocks (solidified from molten material under the surface).
Granite and gabbro are both the same type of rock, a phaneritic igneous rock.
they are both coarse grained igneous rock that formed by magma cooling slowly underground. Source(s)
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