In which kind of rocks are the minerals deposited and accumulated in the stratas?

(A) Igneous rocks

(B) Metamorphic rocks

(C) Sedimentary rocks

(D) None of these


Answer :

So, the correct answer is (c) - Sedimentary Rocks

Explanation :

Sedimentary Rocks were formed due to  their concentration in horizontal strata , caused by  deposition and accumulation. 

Let’s check other options :

  • (A) Igneous rocks : occur in cracks, crevices, faults or joints. So, it is incorrect.
  • (B) Metamorphic rocks :  Metamorphic rocks form when rocks are subjected to high heat, high pressure or hot mineral-rich fluids. So, it is incorrect.
  • (C )Sedimentary rocks : formed due to  their concentration in horizontal strata, caused by  deposition and accumulation. So, it is correct.
  • (D) None of these : It is incorrect.

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Davneet Singh has done his B.Tech from Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur. He has been teaching from the past 13 years. He provides courses for Maths, Science, Social Science, Physics, Chemistry, Computer Science at Teachoo.