Students will be able to
- classify igneous rocks by their crystallization depth, including plutonic, intruded, and extruded rocks,
- describe igneous rocks according to their textures,
- understand the relationship between crystallization temperature and crystal size,
- classify igneous rocks by mineralogy including felsic, intermediate, mafic, and ultramafic rocks,
- understand the relationship between magma composition, crystallization temperature, and mineralogy.