CHICAGO ROCKS!  Geology in the City 
                                                                                 ESCI 109
                                                                              Spring 2010

Daily Objectives #7 (February 2, 2010)                                                  J. Hemzacek and L. Sanders

By the end of today's class, you should be able to do the following:

w List the three main types of rocks, and for each, describe the processes that lead to their formation.

Describe characteristics exhibited by different kinds of rocks, and tell how their characteristics relate to how they were formed.

w Create a list of characteristics that will enable you to recognize samples of each of the three different types of rocks next time you see them.

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