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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 ...

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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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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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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 ...

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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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Where are the oldest layers of rock usually found in a cliff made from sedimentary rock? ... What does the presence of tiny crystals in a piece of igneous rock tell you about it? ... 6. Which type of rock never contains fossils? sedimentary. igneous.

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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 ...

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Igneous rocks can form below or above the Earth's surface. 1. 2. 2. 3. 4. 4. .... When fossils are found in ... The thing that never changes about the Earth is that it .

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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 ...