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Mayur Anil Badhe posted an Question
June 16, 2021 • 17:33 pm 30 points
  • IIT JAM
  • Geology (GG)

Q19. nonconformity can be recognized by occurrence of

Q19. Nonconformity can be recognized by occurrence of (A) contact effect below and above the plane of unconformity (B) pebbles of non-sedimentary rock over the plane of unconformity (C) paraconformable bedding planes (D) angular discordance at the plane of Uunconformity

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    Saurabh 1 best-answer

    Nonconformity is related to the type of unconformity in which the pebbles of non sedimentary rocks(basically igneous or sometimes metamorphic) is at the bottom or underlie the Sedimentary strata. So this can be defined on the basis of contact effect so correct option has to be (A).

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    Sajan sarthak Best Answer

    contact effect below and above the below the plane of unconformity. below a igneous rock is required and above may be sedimentary and metamorphosed rock.

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