when does a sedimentary rock become a metamorphic rock?

The Rock Cycle | Sedimentary, Metamorphic, Igneous | Learning Made Fun

Sedimentary rock may be broken down into sediment once again by weathering and erosion. It may also form another type of rock. If it becomes buried deep enough within the crust to be subjected to increased temperature and pressure, it may change into metamorphic rock.

What is a metamorphic rock?

Leave a Comment

Share via
Copy link
Powered by Social Snap