Rocks and Minerals Question Marathon

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Re: Rocks and Minerals Question Marathon

Postby LoopQuantumGravity » April 11th, 2012, 2:10 pm

Quartz, tectosilicates. If this is correct, quizbowl can post the next question.
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I would have also accepted "feldspar", but there are many different types of it, and quartz is more common than any of them.

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Re: Rocks and Minerals Question Marathon

Postby solakmagic » April 14th, 2012, 1:37 pm

Dying thread!

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Both minerals, please!
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Re: Rocks and Minerals Question Marathon

Postby Allinea » April 14th, 2012, 6:45 pm

Beryl and albite?
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]
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Re: Rocks and Minerals Question Marathon

Postby solakmagic » April 15th, 2012, 7:02 pm

Holla!!
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Re: Rocks and Minerals Question Marathon

Postby Allinea » April 18th, 2012, 4:18 am

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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 and Minerals Question Marathon

Postby Wadhk » April 18th, 2012, 3:19 pm

Fluorite and Calcite?
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Re: Rocks and Minerals Question Marathon

Postby solakmagic » April 18th, 2012, 5:15 pm

Halite and Fluorite?
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Re: Rocks and Minerals Question Marathon

Postby Allinea » April 18th, 2012, 7:33 pm

Wadhk was right...
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 and Minerals Question Marathon

Postby Wadhk » April 18th, 2012, 7:52 pm

ID both minerals.
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Re: Rocks and Minerals Question Marathon

Postby quizbowl » April 18th, 2012, 7:54 pm

Gold and hematite
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