Bill Cook Earth Science period 4 10/18/07 Rocks found at Saguaro National Park Granite

Granite is a pink, black and silver igneous rock. Since granite is an igneous rock, it formed from the cooling of magma, and is made up from the minerals such as quartz, gneiss, and schist. Sandstone

Sandstone is a tan rock that has a sandy-like texture, and is composed of mostly quartz and other minerals such as hematite and mica. Sandstone is a clastic sedimentary rock, which means that it formed from sediments from other weathered rocks.

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