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Quick fire quiz – the answers!

question-mark-460869_960_720Earlier this week, we posted the quick fire quiz round from last week’s National Schools Geology Challenge – click on ‘continue reading’ to view the results!

  1. Equigranular/Equicrystalline
  2. Plagioclase (feldspar)
  3. Galena
  4. Arkose
  5. Fluorite/Fluorspar
  6. Epicentre
  7. Isoseismal line
  8. Xenolith
  9. Conglomerate
  10. Gneiss
  11. Glabella
  12. Diagenesis
  13. Footwall
  14. Isoclinal fold
  15. Isostatic
  16. Cone of depression
  17. Slickenside
  18. Curie temp
  19. Schistocity
  20. ~30 times (31.6)
  21. Gangue
  22. Moho discontinuity
  23. Ophiolite
  24. Alluvial fan
  25. Year of Water
  26. Ediacaran
  27. Prof Iain Stewart
  28. Career
  29. Bouma sequence
  30. Tethys

Let us know how many you got right in the comments!

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