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Re: Rocks and Minerals Question Marathon

Post by YuiLover » April 8th, 2013, 10:40 am

vulcanologist1234 wrote:
[img]http://www.mindat.org/photos/0914418001228400761.jpg[/img]
its a minerl, duh nurds
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Re: Rocks and Minerals Question Marathon

Post by darkdeserthighway » April 8th, 2013, 12:45 pm

vulcanologist1234 wrote:
[img]http://www.mindat.org/photos/0914418001228400761.jpg[/img]
beryl
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Re: Rocks and Minerals Question Marathon

Post by vulcanologist1234 » April 8th, 2013, 6:08 pm

darkdeserthighway wrote:
vulcanologist1234 wrote:
[img]http://www.mindat.org/photos/0914418001228400761.jpg[/img]
beryl
incorrect
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I'll let you figure it out

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Re: Rocks and Minerals Question Marathon

Post by vulcanologist1234 » April 10th, 2013, 6:35 pm

since no one posted in a while the answer is apatite
anyone can post
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Re: Rocks and Minerals Question Marathon

Post by darkdeserthighway » April 10th, 2013, 8:11 pm

Oh, apatite..
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Re: Rocks and Minerals Question Marathon

Post by piimasta314 » April 11th, 2013, 9:49 am

Ohhhh... bleh, that was a tricky one.
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Re: Rocks and Minerals Question Marathon

Post by Kazen » April 11th, 2013, 3:31 pm

[img]http://www.mwminerals.com/image/m1898-2-w.jpg[/img] [img]http://www.irocks.com/db_pics/mdpics/MD-259810a.jpg[/img]
identify each and give crystal structure.
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Re: Rocks and Minerals Question Marathon

Post by darkdeserthighway » April 11th, 2013, 3:32 pm

ignore this post..
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Re: Rocks and Minerals Question Marathon

Post by piimasta314 » April 11th, 2013, 5:19 pm

I'm guessing muscovite?...
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Re: Rocks and Minerals Question Marathon

Post by inluvwyth_WANTED » April 11th, 2013, 7:58 pm

The first one looked kind of like albite or selenite...with the twinning and such. But the second one is definitely Muscovite. Interesting habit though.

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