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BidBid_FT - ERSC 4012 El-Shazly A K 1997 HOMEWORK PROBLEM 1...

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ERSC 4012 El-Shazly, A. K., 1997. HOMEWORK PROBLEM # 1 FIELD TRIP to BIDBID The purpose of this field trip is to examine some of the metamorphic rocks that occur at the base of the ophiolite (known as the metamorphic sole), and to figure out the conditions under which these rocks formed. In the course of this field trip, we will also look at some other metamorphic rock types that formed at a different time and under different conditions but ended up in close spatial association with the sole rocks. After the field trip, you are required to prepare a report (or a scientific essay) along with a measured section and a detailed description of all the samples that you have collected . In this essay, you should indicate the conditions under which the various metamorphic rocks formed, and the environment of formation of each rock type (i.e. type of metamorphism). You should then speculate on the processes that formed these rocks and the ones that brought them into their present position. The questions that
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This note was uploaded on 02/28/2012 for the course GLY 421 taught by Professor Staff during the Fall '11 term at Marshall.

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