Bowen - because they are denser The reaming liquid magma...

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Bowen’s reaction series The mineral content of a single magma continuously changes as various minerals crystallize and are no longer contained in the original magma. Crystal settling occurs as earlier formed rock, or solid crystals, sink to the bottom of the liquid magma
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Unformatted text preview: because they are denser. The reaming liquid magma then solidifies later into entirely different rocks congaing different minerals than the earlier formed rocks. This process is called magmatic separation....
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This document was uploaded on 11/01/2011 for the course ESC 2070 at FAU.

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