Rocks & Minerals B/C ID/Question Marathon

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Re: Rocks & Minerals B/C ID/Question Marathon

Postby syo_astro » January 12th, 2014, 5:35 pm

Sphalerite, Chalcopyrite, Dolomite
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Re: Rocks & Minerals B/C ID/Question Marathon

Postby solakmagic » January 12th, 2014, 5:35 pm

chalcopyrite yep! Not so much for albite; it's a toughie. Commonly associated with Sphalerite though...hardness of about 4...Syo astro, you got it!
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Re: Rocks & Minerals B/C ID/Question Marathon

Postby syo_astro » January 12th, 2014, 5:50 pm

[img]http://www.minimegeology.com/shop/images/white_marble.jpg[/img]
B: Crave the Wave, Environmental Chemistry, Robo-Cross, Meteorology, Physical Science Lab, Solar System, DyPlan (E and V), Shock Value
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Re: Rocks & Minerals B/C ID/Question Marathon

Postby technomario » January 13th, 2014, 4:21 am

Talc?
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Re: Rocks & Minerals B/C ID/Question Marathon

Postby Allinea » January 13th, 2014, 9:50 am

Dolomite?
2013-2014 Season: [Boyceville/Conference/River Falls/Regions/State]
WIDI[2/-/6/2/x]
Rocks[5/1/3/-/x]
Glider[13/8/x/-/x]
Rollercoaster[3/-/12/2/x]
Sustainability[12/-/7/-/-]
Exp. Design[-/3/-/-/-]

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Re: Rocks & Minerals B/C ID/Question Marathon

Postby Tsoccer25 » January 13th, 2014, 1:36 pm

Marble

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Re: Rocks & Minerals B/C ID/Question Marathon

Postby syo_astro » January 13th, 2014, 2:00 pm

Indeed, marble in its excellence (that means Tsoccer got it). Apologies for possibly vague white-looking thing XD? But your move.
B: Crave the Wave, Environmental Chemistry, Robo-Cross, Meteorology, Physical Science Lab, Solar System, DyPlan (E and V), Shock Value
C: Microbe Mission, DyPlan (Earth's Fresh Waters), Fermi Questions, GeoMaps, Gravity Vehicle, Scrambler, Rocks, Astronomy
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Re: Rocks & Minerals B/C ID/Question Marathon

Postby Tsoccer25 » January 13th, 2014, 6:28 pm

[img]http://www.mineralminers.com/html/chlm141.jpg[/img]

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Re: Rocks & Minerals B/C ID/Question Marathon

Postby vxpvm » January 13th, 2014, 6:36 pm

Quartz?

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Re: Rocks & Minerals B/C ID/Question Marathon

Postby Tsoccer25 » January 13th, 2014, 6:47 pm

I cannot tell you but what kind of quartz if it is?


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