What type of rock is sandstone?

Quiz Question: What type of rock is sandstone?

The given options are as follows:

  • Metamorphic
  • Igneous
  • Sedimentary

The correct answer is: Sedimentary

Fact: Sand is a sediment, so naturally sandstone is a sedimentary rock. Mostly comprised of quartz or feldspar due to their resilience, 25% of all sedimentary rocks are sandstones.

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