Rocks & Minerals B/C

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Re: Rocks & Minerals B/C

Post by Magikarpmaster629 » March 10th, 2017, 7:17 pm

driedmango wrote:ID
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I'll take a stab at it hornblende?
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Re: Rocks & Minerals B/C

Post by driedmango » March 13th, 2017, 1:53 pm

Magikarpmaster629 wrote: I'll take a stab at it hornblende?
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Re: Rocks & Minerals B/C

Post by Magikarpmaster629 » March 13th, 2017, 3:46 pm

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1. ID
2. Name mineral environment(s) in which this mineral could form.
3. Name several famous localities where one can find this mineral.
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Re: Rocks & Minerals B/C

Post by Chiweenielover5 » March 29th, 2017, 12:45 pm

1. Sodalite :D
2. Marbles, igneous intrusions, pegmatites, etc
3. Ontario, Quebec, Maine, Arkansas, etc

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Re: Rocks & Minerals B/C

Post by Magikarpmaster629 » March 29th, 2017, 1:33 pm

Chiweenielover5 wrote:1. Sodalite :D
2. Marbles, igneous intrusions, pegmatites, etc
3. Ontario, Quebec, Maine, Arkansas, etc
Great! Your turn!
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Re: Rocks & Minerals B/C

Post by Chiweenielover5 » March 30th, 2017, 11:48 am

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1. What is the name of this formation?
2. Where is it located?
3. What is it made of?

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Re: Rocks & Minerals B/C

Post by Mp3nguin__ » April 4th, 2017, 6:10 am

Chiweenielover5 wrote:Image
1. What is the name of this formation?
2. Where is it located?
3. What is it made of?
1. Giant's Causeway, 2. Northern Ireland, 3. Basalt

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Re: Rocks & Minerals B/C

Post by Chiweenielover5 » April 4th, 2017, 11:42 am

Yep!! Your turn :P

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Re: Rocks & Minerals B/C

Post by Mp3nguin__ » April 5th, 2017, 6:07 pm

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Only need to ID

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Re: Rocks & Minerals B/C

Post by Magikarpmaster629 » April 5th, 2017, 7:27 pm

Mp3nguin__ wrote: Only need to ID
Hmm I'll say it's oolitic limestone
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