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Geography Mind Map on Rocks !, created by ItsKate on 10/19/2013.
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Igneous rocks are formed from volcanic activity. Hot molten magma cooled and solidified, either on the surface or within the crust.
E.g: Granite or basalt.
Metamorphic rocks are when great heat and/or great pressure is applied to a sedimentary or igneous rock and forms a new rock.
E.g: Marble or quartzite
Sedimentary rocks are formed from dead sea creatures,eroded rocks dead plants which pile up for a long time and are compressed and cemented together.
E.g:Shales,Sandstone or Limestone
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