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PHSC 210 Chapter 2

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Name the silicates
Olivine, Pyroxene, Biotite/Muscovite Mica, Potassium/Plagioclase Feldspar, Quartz
Which Silicates have
1. Single tetrahedrons
2. Chains
3. Sheets
4. 3D figure
1. Olivine
2. Augite
3. Biotite/Muscovite Mica
4. Potassium/Plagioclase Feldspar, Quartz
Which silicates are
1. Mafics
2. Felsics
1. Olivine, Augite, B/M Mica
2. Po/Pl Feldspar, Quartz
Which minerals are in the non-silicate group
1. carbonates
2. halides
3. oxides
4. sulfides
5. native elements
1. Calcite (CaCO3)
2. Halite (NaCl)
3. Hematite (Fe2O3), Magnetite (Fe3O4)
4. Galena (PbS), Pyrite (FeS3)
5. Gold (Au), Diamond/Graphite (C), Silver (Ag)
Physical Environment
Divided into Hydrosphere, atmosphere, and geosphere
Ocean Basins
Stable platforms