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Slate - Wikipedia

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Slate is a fine-grained, foliated, homogeneous metamorphic rock derived from an original ... Slate is not to be confused with shale, from which it may be formed, or schist. The word "slate"...

How does slate form? | Reference.com

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Slate usually forms in a tectonic environment when a convergent plate ... rock tells the date of formation of the original igneous rock, which, through the .

Slate: Metamorphic Rock - Pictures, Definition & More - Geology.com

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Slate is a foliated metamorphic rock that forms from the metamorphism of shale.

Slate - Geology - rocks and minerals

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Slate is a low grade metamorphic rock generally formed by the metamorphosis of mudstone / shale, or sometimes basalt, under relatively low pressure and ...

Slate Facts - SoftSchools

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Slate is a metamorphic rock that forms from mudstone or shale. The mudstone or shale normally contains ... Slate normally is formed from a sedimentary rock.

Formation of Slate | Slate Composition - Compare Rocks

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Aug 22, 2014 ... Slate is a fine-grained, foliated, homogeneous metamorphic rock derived ... Slate is not to be confused with shale, from which it may be formed, ...

How is slate formed from shale? - Quora

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Slate is a homogenous metamorphic rock with foliations, which is formed from low grade metamorphism of shale. It is mainly formed in the former sedimentary ...

slate | geology | Britannica.com

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Mar 7, 2009 ... Slate was formed under low-grade metamorphic conditions—i.e., under relatively low temperature and pressure. The original material was a ...

Where Does Slate Come From? NaturalSlate.com

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Aug 31, 2015 ... Variants in local chemistry and also problems under which the slate was formed have produced a wide range of shades and qualities and ...