*Midterm Exam #2*
Answer the questions below choosing the right answer or fill in the blank.
40 Questions (45 minutes)
A rock formed from the cementation
Shale refers to a rock formed from:
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Show all of your work, partial credit will be given.
1. (a) How can the stress required to fracture a rock be orders of magnitude less than the total bond strength
- of the rock (5 pts).,
(b) Explain how tracturing a rock is simil