Rocks & Minerals B/C ID/Question Marathon

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

Postby vxpvm » January 13th, 2014, 6:53 pm

On the list, crystalline, but I believe that kind of formation is called a druze/druzy.

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

Postby sofossils » January 15th, 2014, 5:42 am

It might be chalcedony quartz, I've seen forms like that
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Re: Rocks & Minerals B/C ID/Question Marathon

Postby vxpvm » January 19th, 2014, 11:50 pm

Welp, I looked it up, and sofossils was right. Take the reins c:

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

Postby sofossils » January 24th, 2014, 4:02 pm

Sorry for the wait. Here it is. Identify.
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Postby Tsoccer25 » January 24th, 2014, 4:53 pm

amethyst

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

Postby rockster » January 24th, 2014, 6:55 pm

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

Postby syo_astro » January 24th, 2014, 7:11 pm

Tremolite.
For the hide to work you need some words followed by a vertical bar followed by your answer. So it would be like [hide]Answer|lepidolite.[ /hide] (I put a space before the backslash so people can see it).
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Re: Rocks & Minerals B/C ID/Question Marathon

Postby rockster » January 24th, 2014, 7:24 pm

Okay thank you
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Re: Rocks & Minerals B/C ID/Question Marathon

Postby darkdeserthighway » January 29th, 2014, 2:15 pm

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

Postby syo_astro » January 29th, 2014, 2:31 pm

Oh, I'm so sorry! Been a bit busy prepping for regs and was waiting for someone to confirm (I don't want to be arrogant and assume I'm right >.<). But I suppose this is good studying ;).
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