Fun with Geoscience Trivia

Question Answer
1. What name is given to limestone made up of small spherical bodies less than 1 mm in size that resemble the roe of a fish? OOLITE / OOLITHIC LIMESTONE
2. Other than andalusite and sillimanite, what is the third metamorphic mineral of the same composition that is commonly formed under high pressures? KYANITE
3. What term is used for any geological feature that can be observed without the aid of a microscope? MESOSCOPIC

Practice - Practice - Practice
Get ready for the next trivia challenge at the 2005 Annual Meeting in Salt Lake City
with your very own copy of GSA Geoscience Trivia (questions from the 1st Annual Trivia Night in Denver '04).

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