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Name That Rock!. By Katherine Ringer. Aliens - "Lets Rock!" /. What am I going to…
  • Name That Rock! By Katherine Ringer Aliens - "Lets Rock!"
  • What am I going to learn? How can I identify common rock and mineral samples? How do I place a rock sample within the rock cycle? What are the steps to evaluate a rocks hardness? What minerals are in this rock sample?
  • Mineral and Rock Identification Color Luster Specific Gravity Crystal Form Cleavage Fracture Tenacity Hardness Transparency Identification of Rocks and Minerals
  • The Rock Cycle
  • Mohlâs Testing Hardness Substance or Mineral 7 to 7.5 Garnet 7 to 8 Hardened steel 8 Topaz 9 Corundum 11 Fused zirconia 12 Fused alumina 13 Silicon carbide 14 Boron carbide 15 Diamond Hardness Substance or Mineral 1 Talc 2 Gypsum 2.5 to 3 Gold, Silver 3 Calcite, Copper penny 4 Fluorite 4 to 4.5 Platinum 4 to 5 Iron 5 Apatite 6 Orthoclase 6.5 Iron pyrite 6 to 7 Glass, Quartz
  • The Rock Challenge Find a rock Analyze the rock Identify the rock List minerals in rock Locate position in rock cycle Find hardness Write a 6 slide Power Point incorporating identification, mineral content, analysis, location rock was found and rocks personality
  • Rock And Roll