Slate is a fine-grained, foliated, homogeneous metamorphic rock derived from an
original shale-type sedimentary rock composed of clay or volcanic ash through ...
Slate is a foliated metamorphic rock that forms from the metamorphism of shale.
Slate is a low grade metamorphic rock generally formed by the metamorphosis of
mudstone / shale, or sometimes basalt, under relatively low pressure and ...
Slate is a foliated metamorphic rock derived from the metamorphism of shale. It is
formed by regional metamorphism from tectonic plates colliding with one ...
Slate usually forms in a tectonic environment when a convergent plate boundary
meets a basin that was once made of sedimentary rock. Heat and pressure ...
Slate, fine-grained, clayey metamorphic rock that cleaves, or splits, readily into
thin slabs having great tensile strength and durability; some other rocks that
Slate is a metamorphic rock that forms from mudstone or shale. The mudstone or
shale normally contains clay or volcanic ash. Slate is unique in that it does not ...
Slates are dense and fine grained rock. The colour of slates are generally gray,
red, brown and green ranging from dark to light. It is produced by the ...
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Slate is a major metamorphic rock type from regional metamorphism.