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Conglomerate. By: Hannah D. Classification. Rocks are classified in 3 groups 1.Sedimentary 2.Metamorphic 3.Igneous. The classification.

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Conglomerate

Conglomerate

By:

Hannah D.


Classification

Classification

Rocks are classified in 3 groups

1.Sedimentary

2.Metamorphic

3.Igneous


The classification

The classification

  • The classification of my rock is Sedimentary.Sedimentary means composed of layers and layers of broken rock fragments,sea shell,and chemicals such as calcium carbonate.


The color of my rock

The color of my rock

  • My rock looks shiny. The color of my rock is shiny and pink, or white and shiny.


How my rock is formed

How my rock is formed

  • My rock is composed of large,rounded pieces of rock.

  • Composed of layers and layers of broken rock fragments,sea shells,and chemicals such as calcium carbonate.


The minerals in my rock

The minerals in my rock

  • The minerals that is found in my rock is

  • Quartz.


The mineral quartz

The mineral Quartz

  • Here are 3 ways to identify the mineral Quartz…

    • 1.streak:white

    • 2.hardness:7

    • 3.luster:vitreous


The first property of my mineral

The first property of my mineral

  • The first property of my mineral means Streak:is the color of a mineral in powdered form.You can see a mineral’s streak by rubbing a sample across and unglazed ceramic plate and observing the powder left behind.Sometimes a mineral’s streak is very different from the color of the sample.


The second property of my mineral

The second property of my mineral

  • Hardness:is the resistance of a mineral to scratching.Geologists use the Moh’s hardness scale to seriate and compare mineral hardness.


The third property of my rock

The third property of my rock

  • Luster is how a mineral reflects light or how it shines.Some ways to describe luster include glassy or vitreous, dull, and pearly.


My rock is found

My rock is found

  • My rock is found in TEXAS.


The websites i found it in

The websites I found it in

  • The websites I found them in is kids.yahoo.com and www.fossweb.com.


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