Fun with Geoscience Trivia

Question Answer
1. Which geological theory was started by Abraham Gottlob Werner (1750-1817)? NEPTUNISM
(all rocks were formed in or by water)
2. What type of rocks can be classified using Osann's Classification method? IGNEOUS ROCKS
3. In what environment are paludal sediments deposited? SWAMPS

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