Read each question on the left below, and answer it for your specific rock sample.
3. Click "yes" on the statement that best describes your sample. Continue choosing the best statement to describe your sample until you reach the rock name.
4. When you think you have reached the correct name for your sample, refer to chapter 6 in your textbook for a description to check yourself. Record the rock type and rock name in your table.
Note: The photographs of rocks on these pages illustrate magnified views of rocks. The appearance of your samples will most likely be different. Concentrate on answering the questions within the investigation rather than visually matching your sample with the photographs.