Velammal Engineering College
- affiliated to Anna University , Chennai
Department of Civil Engineering
Unit 3 Lecture NotesPrepared By :
MR: ALEX CHRISTOPHER
DEP.OF CIVIL ENGG
VELAMMAL ENGG. CLG.
Provided By :
Full Name :SIVABALAN.L
College Name :VELAMMAL ENGINEERING COLLEGE
Department :CIVIL ENGINEERING
Subject Code :CE6301
Subject Name :ENGINEERING GEOLOGY
Study Material Description :IT IS A PPT FOR PETROLOGY. STUDY IT. GET GOOD MARKS IN UNIVERSITY EXAMINATION. ALL THE BEST
UNIT – III
Classification of rocks
Distinction between Igneous, Sedimentatary and
Metamorphic rocks. Description occurrence, engineering properties and distribution of following rocks-Igneous rocks - Granite, Syenite, Diorite, Gabbro, Pegmatite, Dolerite and Basalt
Sedimentary rocks sandstone, Limestone, Shale Conglo, Conglomerate and breccia.
Metamorphic rocks, Quartzite, Marble, Slate, Thyllite, Gniess and Schist.
The branch of geology dealing the various aspects of rocks such as their formation, classification and occurrence is called petrology. Based on the formation, origin and chemical composition the rock can be classified into three classes.
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