Igneous Rocks Map

Fiona Corbet
Mind Map by Fiona Corbet, updated more than 1 year ago
Fiona Corbet
Created by Fiona Corbet almost 5 years ago
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Igneous Rocks Map
  1. How?When volcanic material cools down and becomes solid.
    1. Granite (grain)
      1. Cools deep beneath the earth's crust
        1. Large crystals as it's cooled slowly
          1. Intrusive (Big crystals)
        2. Where? Wicklow / Mourne Mts
          1. Counter Tops
          2. Basalt
            1. Cools down on earth's surface
              1. No crystals - cools quickly
                1. Extrusive (no crystals)
              2. Giant's Causeway Co Antrim
                1. Road Surfaces
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