New Ask-a-Geologist Question: Igneous Rocks

Pumice Igneous RockQuestion:  What are some household items made out of igneous rock?

 Answer:  Many building materials are made of granite such as counter tops in homes.  Pumice, shown here, is also used in products such as pumice stones which are used to smooth rough feet and in Lava Soap which is used to remove grease from hands.

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2 Responses to “New Ask-a-Geologist Question: Igneous Rocks”

  1. I love how you have managed to explain things so clearly here. Congratulations!

  2. My daughter is doing a school project and she needs to find out as much as she can about geologists. She is debating why there should be geologists. Can you please help us?

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