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.

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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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