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Metamorphic Rocks Classification Tectonics Interpretation
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Metamorphism Change ANY rock by changing physical conditions, primarily pressure and temperature
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Fig. Ta 15.1
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Fig. 15.2 PRESSURE VS Stress
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Metamorphism Classification Texture-Composition Index Minerals Types of Metamorphism Regional, Contact, Subduction Zone Metamorphic Facies Pressure and Temperature Metamorphic Maps
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Classification Texture Foliated vs Non-Foliated Composition Mineralogy
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Fig. 15.5 FOLIATION
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Table 15.1
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Not Visible Visible Foliated Slate Phyllite Schist Gneiss Non-Fol. Hornfels Skarn Sandstone-Quartzite Limestone-Marble Granite-Granitic Gneiss
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Fig. 15.10b SLATE
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Fig. 15.10a
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Fig. 15.11 PHYLLITE
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Fig. 15.12 SCHIST
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Fig. 15.6
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Fig. 15.1 GNEISS
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Fig. 15.13
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Fig. 15.14
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Fig. 15.8 MARBLE
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Metamorphism Classification Texture-Composition Index Minerals Types of Metamorphism Regional, Contact, Subduction Zone Metamorphic Facies Pressure and Temperature Metamorphic Maps
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Index Minerals Mafic Chlorite-hornblende-Pyroxene Pelite Chlorite-Biotite-Garnet- Staurolite-Kyanite-Sillimanite
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This note was uploaded on 11/06/2010 for the course PLANET EAR 460:103 taught by Professor Alexandergates during the Fall '10 term at Rutgers.

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