Discussion :: Building Materials - Section 2 (Q.No.10)
The rock generally used for roofing, is
Answer: Option C
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|Shraddha said: (Jan 5, 2015)|
|It is a type of sedimentary rock.|
|Ravi Mehta said: (Jan 31, 2015)|
|Slate can be made into roofing slates, which are installed by a Slater. And, are a type of roof shingle, or more specifically a type of roof tile. Slate has two lines of break ability "Cleavage and grain" which make it possible to split the stone into thin sheets. When broken, slate retains a natural appearance while remaining relatively flat and easy to stack.|
|Akash said: (Aug 17, 2015)|
|Slates cleavage is very good.|
|Prem said: (Nov 11, 2017)|
|It's sedimentary rocks.|
|Sumit said: (Jan 3, 2018)|
|@Prem and @Shardha.
Slate is a metamorphic form of shale.
Shale is sedimentary.
|Pankaj said: (Jan 6, 2018)|
|Its given Granite as the best material for roofing.
|B K said: (Jan 18, 2018)|
|In agor answer is granite. What shoud be right?|
|Santanu Acharya said: (Jan 18, 2018)|
|Granite is costly. So it is not generally used for roofing.|
|Govind said: (Feb 2, 2018)|
|The lighter varities of stones are preferably used for domes and roof coverings.|
|Vivek Kumar Shukla said: (Mar 11, 2018)|
|What is pumice?|
|Vikram said: (Mar 17, 2018)|
|Slate is completely fireproof.|
|Raju Kumar said: (Apr 17, 2018)|
|Which one is correct?
Granite or slate?
|Shekhar said: (Apr 25, 2018)|
|Slate is correct. I agree with the given answer.|
|Ankit said: (Jun 20, 2018)|
|Yes, right @Govind.|
|Gaurav said: (Aug 12, 2018)|
|I think slate is the correct option.|
|Pratibha said: (Sep 29, 2018)|
|Yes, slate is the correct answer.|
|Kailash said: (Feb 22, 2019)|
|Slate is the right answer. I agree with the given answer.|
|Indhu said: (May 2, 2019)|
|Slate is the correct answer.|
|Mewada Pratik said: (Aug 17, 2019)|
|Slate is the right answer.|
|Shaheedullah said: (Nov 25, 2019)|
|Pumice is lightweight stone @Vivek Kumar Shukla.|
|Gaurav said: (Jan 13, 2020)|
|Slate is used for roof because it is impermeable. That's why it is also used in plinth level.|
|Chetan D B said: (Sep 20, 2020)|
|Slate is metamorphic rock.|
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