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2. What is the daughter isotope of 238U

  • 207Pb
  • 206Pb
  • 237U
  • 236Pb

3. What two rock series do Hutton's Unconformity separate?

  • Metamorphic and Igneous
  • Devonian Red Sandstone and Silurian Grey Wacke
  • Millstone grit and Whinn Sill

4. Which of the following are all metamorphic rocks?

  • basalt, slate, diorite, flint, marble, granite
  • Marble, slate, phyllite, gneiss, schist, quartzite
  • conglomerate, sandstone, shale, mudstone, basalt

5. Which of the following are all layer silicate minerals?

  • quartz, feldspars, pryoxenes, amphiboles, olivine, garnet.
  • hematite, quartz, silica, potassium feldspar, talc, chert
  • Galena, quartz, gypsum, muscovite, halite, barytes, iron pyrites


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