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Fundamentals of Physical Geography

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James Petersen
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James Petersen
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What ground surface form would you expect to result from an exposed sill?

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The ground surface form that would be expected to result from an exposed sill.

Explanation

The bodies of magma that exist beneath the surface of the Earth or masses of intrusive igneous rocks that are cooled and solidified beneath the surface are known as igneous intrusions or plutons. The intrusions are classified based on their shape, size, and relationship with the surrounding rocks. Later, eventually they are exposed at the surface.

Sill is a horizontal sheet of intrusive igneous rock that is formed between rock layers when magma intrudes them. An exposed sill will be strong plutonic igneous rock that resists erosion. An exposed sill will appear as a tabular horizontal sheet on the ground surface. The lava flow layers are not to be confused with the sill layers as both have certain differentiation...

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