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Unformatted text preview: cleavage plane that is created due to stress. An example of this would be this taking place within a rock would be with slate, which is a form of metamorphic rock that comes from shale. Non-foliated rocks are different from foliated because they do not have a pattern that shows strain. An example of a non-foliated rock could be marble. Rocks that lack minerals, distinctive growth habits and applied pressure on all sides will not be foliated. These are just a few of the distinguishing characteristics that separate the two categories of metamorphic rocks....
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This note was uploaded on 01/30/2011 for the course GLG 101 taught by Professor Brewer during the Fall '10 term at University of Phoenix.
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