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OneGeology - eXtra - OneGeology Kids - Rocks and minerals

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Hi, my name is Larry and I want to tell you everything I know about rocks and minerals. Rocks are made up of different types of minerals — a bit like the ...

Rocks and Minerals: Facts (Science Trek: Idaho Public Television)

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Humans have used the metals and minerals in rock since the beginning of civilization. Rocks are used to build homes, an aluminum baseball bat, a washing  ...

Fun Rock Facts for Kids - Information about Types of Rocks & Minerals

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Learn what rocks and minerals are, what the difference is, examples of rocks and minerals, the difference between igneous, sedimentary and metamorphic rocks ...

How Rocks & Minerals are Formed - Rocks for Kids

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Inside the earth there is a liquid core of molten rock and on the outside there is a ... Just like your DNA determines the colour of your eyes, how tall you will get to ...

What are rocks, minerals, and elements? - Learn About Rocks

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Elements are atoms, the smallest piece that we can split matter into (except for subatomic ... Different elements have different properties. Take ... A rock can be made up of only one mineral or, as shown in the figure, a rock can be made up of a ...

Rocks and Minerals: Definitions and Differences - Video & Lesson ...

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Can you tell the difference between a rock and a mineral? ... Let's talk about the differences between rocks and minerals so we can get all our facts straight.

The Basics of Rocks and Minerals and Polar Geology — Rocks and ...

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Rocks and minerals make up the earth around us. ... Has the same chemical makeup wherever it is found (Ex: Quartz is always SiO2); Has a crystalline structure, ...

List of U.S. state minerals, rocks, stones and gemstones - Wikipedia

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States in the U.S. which have significant mineral deposits often create a state mineral, rock, ..... gemstone, a form of the mineral barium titanium silicate that is unique to the Golden State and o...

Illinois State Geological Survey Description of Minerals and Rocks ...

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A rock is a mixture of particles or grains of one or more minerals. When we ... Of those 100, fewer than 20 are found everywhere in the Earth's crust. Scientists ...