Metamorphic rock2

Metamorphic rock2 - mountain building 2 Contact or thermal metamorphism Occurs near a body of magma Changes are driven by temperature only

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Metamorphic rocks Metamorphic settings 1. Regional metamorphism ? Produces the greatest volume of metamorphic rock ? Directed pressures and high temperatures over large parts of the Earth’s crust, such as during
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Unformatted text preview: mountain building 2. Contact, or thermal metamorphism ? Occurs near a body of magma ? Changes are driven by temperature only...
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