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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

By:

Hannah D.


Classification

Rocks are classified in 3 groups

1.Sedimentary

2.Metamorphic

3.Igneous


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

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


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 that is found in my rock is

  • 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 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

  • 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

  • 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 in TEXAS.


The websites I found it in

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


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