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Fossils are most unlikely to be found in igneous rocks because they cannot survive ... so you will never find them in cooled magma, which is an igneous rock.

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Oct 16, 2016 ... That's why fossils can't be found in the igneous rocks. The metamorphic rocks also can't contain any fossil as you'll see below. How does the ...

www.reference.com/science/igneous-rocks-contain-fossils-3fa6e1200248ed91

Igneous rocks rarely contain fossils because the formation of a fossil requires sedimentation. A fossil results when the remains of a plant or animal are covered by ... Y." It is found by using the move "rock smash" on cracked boulders in Gli.

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Fossils are primarily found in sedimentary rocks because these rocks form at low temperatures and pressures. Igneous rocks form at temperatures and ...

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When the magma cools and solidifies, a type of rock called igneous rock forms. ... Unlike sedimentary rocks, igneous rocks do not contain any fossils. This is ...

www.oum.ox.ac.uk/thezone/fossils/history/met-ig.htm

Sorry - no fossils here! Igneous rocks form from molten rock, and rarely have fossils in them. Metamorphic rocks have been put under great pressure, heated, ...

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Apr 10, 2002 ... To: "dinosaur" <dinosaur@usc.edu>; Subject: Fossils in igneous rocks; From: ... As for fossils in granite: extraordinarily unlikely, at least as ...

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Jan 23, 2011 ... Fossils are formed when the body of a living organism that has died is covered and protected from decay by microorganisms and attacks by ...

ww2.tnstate.edu/ganter/BIO416%2010%20Fossils.html

Igneous - rock formed by cooling of fluids coming from the mantle (basalts, granites) ... Fossils are never found in igneous rock and rarely in metamorphic but are ...

www.teachitgeography.co.uk/attachments/18843/rock-cycle-true-or-false.pdf

Fossils can only be found in sedimentary rocks. 9. ... Metamorphic rocks can undergo melting to become igneous rocks. 11. ... The rock cycle never stops. 20.