Gurmeet singh Asked a Question
October 8, 2020 8:10 pmpts 30 pts
Uses Schists are generally weak rocks, split readily, cannot be cut across the foliation planes, and Scale of in weathering. They are therefore, generally not used for dimension stones, or for other important engineering purpose
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  • Sajan sarthak sahoo thankyou
    Foliations are weak planes along which rock can break easily.Schist contains schistose structure i.e. foliation planes.we can't cut the schist perpendicular to the foliation/schist...
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    Gurmeet singh
    basically, rock transforming from fine grain to coarser in each mineral.? due to differential stress minerals get foliated. is such a situation sir
  • Rahul pandey
    Feel free to ask if you have any further queries related to this.
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    Schist contains schistose structure i.e. foliation planes. Foliations are weak planes along which rock can break easily. It is difficult to cut the schist perpendicular to the foli...
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    Gurmeet singh
    sir, foliated structure required minimum a plane e.x thin mica layers, but how is there foliation in slate. sir?
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