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Rock

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  1. In geology, rock is a naturally occurring aggregate of minerals and/or mineraloids

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    created by user picturefactobot on November 25, 2008
  2. The Earth's outer solid layer, the ‘lithosphere’, is made of rock

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  3. In general rocks are of three types, namely, igneous, sedimentary, and metamorphic

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  4. The scientific study of rocks is called ‘petrology

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  5. Rocks are classified by mineral and chemical composition, by the texture of the constituent particles and by the processes that formed them

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