A) hornfels B) schist C) slate D) phyllite Answer: B Diff: 1 2) What platy, parallel,
mineral grains are the most visual aspect of foliated metamorphic rocks?
Dec 11, 2016 ... Which low-grade metamorphic rock, composed of extremely ... What platy,
parallel, mineral grains are the most visual aspect of foliated ...
Platy minerals (micas) and elongate minerals (hornblende) recrystallize ...
Foliation is the result of the parallel arrangement of (micas, etc.) ... Slate, schist,
and gneiss are three common foliated metamorphic rocks. ... Low-grade
metamorphic rocks tend to be fine-grained (the newly formed metamorphic
mineral grains that is).
What platy, parallel, mineral grains are the most visual aspect of foliated ... Which
low-grade metamorphic rock, composed of extremely fine-sized mica and other ...
A schistose texture lies between the parallel platy appearance of phyllite and the
... Gneissic Texture This is a coarsely foliated texture in which the minerals have
been ... Metamorphic rocks with no visible preferred orientation of mineral grains
Protolith or parent rock is the rock type that a metamorphic rock was before it was
subjected to metamorphic ... Foliated rocks have a 'fabric', called a foliation,
caused by the parallel alignment of mineral grains. ... Slate has a parallel foliation
of fine-grained, platy minerals (e.g. micas). ... Hot water (as vapor) is most...
Match the metamorphic rock with its foliated texture. [10 pts] ... What platy, parallel
mineral grains are the most visual aspect of foliated metamorphic rocks? [5 pts].