limestone and marble are both used in sculpting. Limestone become marble under heat and pressure. Classify each rock and tell which would be harder to sculpt

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  1. Are you provided with a list of rocks?
    Look up their Brinell hardness values. That will tell you something about how easy they will be to sculpt

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