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80 terms
Rocks and minerals for Science Olympiad
Albite
almandine
amazonite
apatite
H: 6.0, S.G: 2.63. A silicate (NaAlSi3O8) a widely distribute…
H:6.5-7.5, S.G:4.31. Color deep purplish red. Usually found i…
H: 6.0, S.G: 2.5-2.6, Luster: Glassy-vitreous, Color: Green,…
H 5.0, S.G. 3.1-3.2 Luster: vitreous, Color: colorless, white…
Albite
H: 6.0, S.G: 2.63. A silicate (NaAlSi3O8) a widely distribute…
almandine
H:6.5-7.5, S.G:4.31. Color deep purplish red. Usually found i…
100 terms
Rocks and Minerals Science Olympiad
Albite
Almandine
Amazonite
Apatite
Albite
Almandine
76 terms
Science Olympiad: Rocks and Minerals
anthracite coal
arkose
bituminous coal
Breccia
-Sedimentary... -Forms from bituminous coal... -Has the highest ene…
-Very coarse sandstone, mostly quartz and feldspar, -usually…
-Softer Coal... -formed from lignite coal, medium/fine grain, ... -…
Clastic, coarse sized grains, usually near-surface faults, an…
anthracite coal
-Sedimentary... -Forms from bituminous coal... -Has the highest ene…
arkose
-Very coarse sandstone, mostly quartz and feldspar, -usually…
93 terms
Science Olympiad rocks and minerals
ALBITE (plagioclase group)... Usually wh…
ALMANDINE (garnet)... Deep red, reddish…
AMAZONITE (microcline, amazonstone)... B…
APATITE... Usually green but can be almo…
ALBITE (plagioclase group)... Usually wh…
ALMANDINE (garnet)... Deep red, reddish…
93 terms
Science Olympiad Rocks and Minerals
ALBITE (plagioclase group)... Usually wh…
ALMANDINE (garnet)... Deep red, reddish…
AMAZONITE (microcline, amazonstone)... B…
APATITE... Usually green but can be almo…
ALBITE (plagioclase group)... Usually wh…
ALMANDINE (garnet)... Deep red, reddish…
80 terms
Rocks and minerals for Science Olympiad
Albite
almandine
amazonite
apatite
H: 6.0, S.G: 2.63. A silicate (NaAlSi3O8) a widely distribute…
H:6.5-7.5, S.G:4.31. Color deep purplish red. Usually found i…
H: 6.0, S.G: 2.5-2.6, Luster: Glassy-vitreous, Color: Green,…
H 5.0, S.G. 3.1-3.2 Luster: vitreous, Color: colorless, white…
Albite
H: 6.0, S.G: 2.63. A silicate (NaAlSi3O8) a widely distribute…
almandine
H:6.5-7.5, S.G:4.31. Color deep purplish red. Usually found i…
80 terms
Rocks and minerals for Science Olympiad
Albite
almandine
amazonite
apatite
H: 6.0, S.G: 2.63. A silicate (NaAlSi3O8) a widely distribute…
H:6.5-7.5, S.G:4.31. Color deep purplish red. Usually found i…
H: 6.0, S.G: 2.5-2.6, Luster: Glassy-vitreous, Color: Green,…
H 5.0, S.G. 3.1-3.2 Luster: vitreous, Color: colorless, white…
Albite
H: 6.0, S.G: 2.63. A silicate (NaAlSi3O8) a widely distribute…
almandine
H:6.5-7.5, S.G:4.31. Color deep purplish red. Usually found i…
93 terms
Science Olympiad Rocks and Minerals
ALBITE (plagioclase group)... Usually wh…
ALMANDINE (garnet)... Deep red, reddish…
AMAZONITE (microcline, amazonstone)... B…
APATITE... Usually green but can be almo…
ALBITE (plagioclase group)... Usually wh…
ALMANDINE (garnet)... Deep red, reddish…
2017 Science Olympiad rocks and minerals
Copper
Diamond
Gold
Graphite
Copper
Diamond
80 terms
Rocks and minerals for Science Olympiad
Albite
almandine
amazonite
apatite
H: 6.0, S.G: 2.63. A silicate (NaAlSi3O8) a widely distribute…
H:6.5-7.5, S.G:4.31. Color deep purplish red. Usually found i…
H: 6.0, S.G: 2.5-2.6, Luster: Glassy-vitreous, Color: Green,…
H 5.0, S.G. 3.1-3.2 Luster: vitreous, Color: colorless, white…
Albite
H: 6.0, S.G: 2.63. A silicate (NaAlSi3O8) a widely distribute…
almandine
H:6.5-7.5, S.G:4.31. Color deep purplish red. Usually found i…
93 terms
Science Olympiad Rocks and Minerals
Copper
Diamond
Gold
Graphite
Copper
Diamond
93 terms
Science Olympiad rocks and minerals
ALBITE (plagioclase group)... Usually wh…
ALMANDINE (garnet)... Deep red, reddish…
AMAZONITE (microcline, amazonstone)... B…
APATITE... Usually green but can be almo…
ALBITE (plagioclase group)... Usually wh…
ALMANDINE (garnet)... Deep red, reddish…
76 terms
Science Olympiad: Rocks and Minerals
anthracite coal
arkose
bituminous coal
Breccia
-Sedimentary... -Forms from bituminous coal... -Has the highest e…
-Very coarse sandstone, mostly quartz and feldspar, -usually…
-Softer Coal... -formed from lignite coal, medium/fine grain,…
Clastic, coarse sized grains, usually near-surface faults, an…
anthracite coal
-Sedimentary... -Forms from bituminous coal... -Has the highest e…
arkose
-Very coarse sandstone, mostly quartz and feldspar, -usually…
102 terms
Rocks and Minerals Science Olympiad
Albite
Almandine
Amazonite
Apatite
Albite
Almandine
100 terms
Rocks and Minerals Science Olympiad
Albite
Almandine
Amazonite
Apatite
Albite
Almandine
93 terms
Science Olympiad rocks and minerals
ALBITE (plagioclase group)... Color: Usua…
ALMANDINE (garnet)... Color: Deep red, re…
AMAZONITE (microcline, amazonstone)... Co…
APATITE- Phosphates... Cleavage:{0001} In…
ALBITE (plagioclase group)... Color: Usua…
ALMANDINE (garnet)... Color: Deep red, re…
76 terms
Science Olympiad: Rocks and Minerals
anthracite coal
arkose
bituminous coal
Breccia
-Sedimentary... -Forms from bituminous coal... -Has the highest ene…
-Very coarse sandstone, mostly quartz and feldspar, -usually…
-Softer Coal... -formed from lignite coal, medium/fine grain, ... -…
Clastic, coarse sized grains, usually near-surface faults, an…
anthracite coal
-Sedimentary... -Forms from bituminous coal... -Has the highest ene…
arkose
-Very coarse sandstone, mostly quartz and feldspar, -usually…
93 terms
Science Olympiad rocks and minerals
ALBITE
ALMANDINE
AMAZONITE
APATITE
(plagioclase group)... Usually white,tan, or cream feldspar ... Har…
(garnet)... Deep red, reddish brown, brownish black, with metamo…
(microcline, amazonstone)... Bright green, alkali feldspar, form…
Usually green but can be almost any color... Hardness: 5... Specifi…
ALBITE
(plagioclase group)... Usually white,tan, or cream feldspar ... Har…
ALMANDINE
(garnet)... Deep red, reddish brown, brownish black, with metamo…
80 terms
Rocks and minerals for Science Olympiad
Albite
almandine
amazonite
apatite
H: 6.0, S.G: 2.63. A silicate (NaAlSi3O8) a widely distribute…
H:6.5-7.5, S.G:4.31. Color deep purplish red. Usually found i…
H: 6.0, S.G: 2.5-2.6, Luster: Glassy-vitreous, Color: Green,…
H 5.0, S.G. 3.1-3.2 Luster: vitreous, Color: colorless, white…
Albite
H: 6.0, S.G: 2.63. A silicate (NaAlSi3O8) a widely distribute…
almandine
H:6.5-7.5, S.G:4.31. Color deep purplish red. Usually found i…
80 terms
Rocks and minerals for Science Olympiad
Albite
almandine
amazonite
apatite
H: 6.0, S.G: 2.63. A silicate (NaAlSi3O8) a widely distribute…
H:6.5-7.5, S.G:4.31. Color deep purplish red. Usually found i…
H: 6.0, S.G: 2.5-2.6, Luster: Glassy-vitreous, Color: Green,…
H 5.0, S.G. 3.1-3.2 Luster: vitreous, Color: colorless, white…
Albite
H: 6.0, S.G: 2.63. A silicate (NaAlSi3O8) a widely distribute…
almandine
H:6.5-7.5, S.G:4.31. Color deep purplish red. Usually found i…
100 terms
Rocks and Minerals Science Olympiad
Albite:
Almandine:
Microcline [Amazonite]:
Apatite:
Albite:
Almandine:
80 terms
Rocks and minerals for Science Olympiad
Albite
almandine
amazonite
apatite
H: 6.0, S.G: 2.63. A silicate (NaAlSi3O8) a widely distribute…
H:6.5-7.5, S.G:4.31. Color deep purplish red. Usually found i…
H: 6.0, S.G: 2.5-2.6, Luster: Glassy-vitreous, Color: Green,…
H 5.0, S.G. 3.1-3.2 Luster: vitreous, Color: colorless, white…
Albite
H: 6.0, S.G: 2.63. A silicate (NaAlSi3O8) a widely distribute…
almandine
H:6.5-7.5, S.G:4.31. Color deep purplish red. Usually found i…
81 terms
Rocks and minerals for Science Olympiad
Actinolite
Albite
almandine
amazonite
H: 5.5-6 SG:2.9-3.5 Actinolite ( Ca2(Mg,Fe)5Si8O22(OH)2) and…
H: 6.0, S.G: 2.63. A silicate (NaAlSi3O8) a widely distribute…
H:6.5-7.5, S.G:4.31. Color deep purplish red. Usually found i…
H: 6.0, S.G: 2.5-2.6, Luster: Glassy-vitreous, Color: Green,…
Actinolite
H: 5.5-6 SG:2.9-3.5 Actinolite ( Ca2(Mg,Fe)5Si8O22(OH)2) and…
Albite
H: 6.0, S.G: 2.63. A silicate (NaAlSi3O8) a widely distribute…
15 terms
Science Olympiad Rocks and Minerals
Feldspar
Gypsum
Pyrite
Fluorite
Luster: vitreous ... Hardness: 6 on the Moh's scale... Cleavage: ev…
Luster: Waxy with lines of shiny crystals ... Hardness: 2 on the…
Luster: Metallic ... Hardness: 1 on the Moh's Scale... Cleavage: Ba…
Luster: non-metallic ... Hardness: 4 on the Moh's Scale... Cleavage…
Feldspar
Luster: vitreous ... Hardness: 6 on the Moh's scale... Cleavage: ev…
Gypsum
Luster: Waxy with lines of shiny crystals ... Hardness: 2 on the…
93 terms
Science Olympiad rocks and minerals
ALBITE (plagioclase group)... Usually whi…
ALMANDINE (garnet)... Deep red, reddish…
AMAZONITE (microcline, amazonstone)... B…
APATITE... Usually green but can be almo…
ALBITE (plagioclase group)... Usually whi…
ALMANDINE (garnet)... Deep red, reddish…
93 terms
Science Olympiad rocks and minerals
ALBITE (plagioclase group)... Usually wh…
ALMANDINE (garnet)... Deep red, reddish…
AMAZONITE (microcline, amazonstone)... B…
APATITE... Usually green but can be almo…
ALBITE (plagioclase group)... Usually wh…
ALMANDINE (garnet)... Deep red, reddish…
93 terms
Science Olympiad rocks and minerals
ALBITE (plagioclase group)... Usually whi…
ALMANDINE (garnet)... Deep red, reddish…
AMAZONITE (microcline, amazonstone)... B…
APATITE... Usually green but can be almo…
ALBITE (plagioclase group)... Usually whi…
ALMANDINE (garnet)... Deep red, reddish…
46 terms
Science Olympiad rocks and minerals
RHODONITE
SILVER... Silver-white in color, tarnish…
SODALITE... Light to dark blue, white, c…
SPHALERITE... Black, brown, yellow, red,…
RHODONITE
SILVER... Silver-white in color, tarnish…
80 terms
Rocks and minerals for Science Olympiad
Albite
almandine
amazonite
apatite
H: 6.0, S.G: 2.63. A silicate (NaAlSi3O8) a widely distribute…
H:6.5-7.5, S.G:4.31. Color deep purplish red. Usually found i…
H: 6.0, S.G: 2.5-2.6, Luster: Glassy-vitreous, Color: Green,…
H 5.0, S.G. 3.1-3.2 Luster: vitreous, Color: colorless, white…
Albite
H: 6.0, S.G: 2.63. A silicate (NaAlSi3O8) a widely distribute…
almandine
H:6.5-7.5, S.G:4.31. Color deep purplish red. Usually found i…
93 terms
Science Olympiad rocks and minerals
ALBITE (plagioclase group)... Usually wh…
ALMANDINE (garnet)... Deep red, reddish…
AMAZONITE (microcline, amazonstone)... B…
APATITE... Usually green but can be almo…
ALBITE (plagioclase group)... Usually wh…
ALMANDINE (garnet)... Deep red, reddish…
93 terms
Science Olympiad rocks and minerals
ALBITE (plagioclase group)... Usually wh…
ALMANDINE (garnet)... Deep red, reddish…
AMAZONITE (microcline, amazonstone)... B…
APATITE... Usually green but can be almo…
ALBITE (plagioclase group)... Usually wh…
ALMANDINE (garnet)... Deep red, reddish…
94 terms
Science Olympiad rocks and minerals
ALBITE (plagioclase group)... Usually whi…
ALMANDINE (garnet)... Deep red, reddish…
AMAZONITE (microcline, amazonstone)... B…
APATITE... Usually green but can be almo…
ALBITE (plagioclase group)... Usually whi…
ALMANDINE (garnet)... Deep red, reddish…
93 terms
Science Olympiad rocks and minerals
ALBITE (plagioclase group)... Usually whi…
ALMANDINE (garnet)... Deep red, reddish b…
AMAZONITE (microcline, amazonstone)... Br…
APATITE... Usually green but can be almos…
ALBITE (plagioclase group)... Usually whi…
ALMANDINE (garnet)... Deep red, reddish b…
93 terms
Science Olympiad rocks and minerals
ALBITE (plagioclase group)... Usually wh…
ALMANDINE (garnet)... Deep red, reddish…
AMAZONITE (microcline, amazonstone)... B…
APATITE... Usually green but can be almo…
ALBITE (plagioclase group)... Usually wh…
ALMANDINE (garnet)... Deep red, reddish…
93 terms
Science Olympiad rocks and minerals
ALBITE (plagioclase group)... Usually wh…
ALMANDINE (garnet)... Deep red, reddish…
AMAZONITE (microcline, amazonstone)... B…
APATITE... Usually green but can be almo…
ALBITE (plagioclase group)... Usually wh…
ALMANDINE (garnet)... Deep red, reddish…
78 terms
Rocks and minerals for Science Olympiad
amazonite
apatite
aragonite
augite
H: 6.0, S.G: 2.5-2.6, Luster: Glassy-vitreous, Color: Green,…
H 5.0, S.G. 3.1-3.2 Luster: vitreous, Color: colorless, white…
CaCO3 H:3.5-4, S.G: 2.9-3.0 Color: white, light tan, or color…
H: 5-6, S.G: 3.2 - 3.6... The pyroxene group of minerals are ve…
amazonite
H: 6.0, S.G: 2.5-2.6, Luster: Glassy-vitreous, Color: Green,…
apatite
H 5.0, S.G. 3.1-3.2 Luster: vitreous, Color: colorless, white…
20 terms
Rocks and minerals for Science Olympiad
Albite (Plagioclase Group)
Almandine (Garnet)
Amazonite (Microcline)
Apatite
Cleavage: Has a two direction , brittle. ... Color: White, color…
Cleavage: None... Color: Deep red - brown, Brownish Black. ... Stre…
Chemical Formula: ... Cleavage: nearly right angled prisms. ... Col…
Color: Colorless, white, brown, green, violet, blue or yellow…
Albite (Plagioclase Group)
Cleavage: Has a two direction , brittle. ... Color: White, color…
Almandine (Garnet)
Cleavage: None... Color: Deep red - brown, Brownish Black. ... Stre…
80 terms
Rocks and minerals for Science Olympiad
Albite
almandine
amazonite
apatite
H: 6.0, S.G: 2.63. A silicate (NaAlSi3O8) a widely distribute…
H:6.5-7.5, S.G:4.31. Color deep purplish red. Usually found i…
H: 6.0, S.G: 2.5-2.6, Luster: Glassy-vitreous, Color: Green,…
H 5.0, S.G. 3.1-3.2 Luster: vitreous, Color: colorless, white…
Albite
H: 6.0, S.G: 2.63. A silicate (NaAlSi3O8) a widely distribute…
almandine
H:6.5-7.5, S.G:4.31. Color deep purplish red. Usually found i…
49 terms
Science Olympiad rocks and minerals
ALBITE (plagioclase group)... Color: Usua…
ALMANDINE (garnet)... Color: Deep red, re…
AMAZONITE (microcline, amazonstone)... Co…
APATITE- Phosphates... Cleavage:{0001} In…
Uses: The name albite comes from the latin word albus meaning…
Uses: Gem quality almandine is found mainly in India, Sri Lan…
Uses: The green variety of microcline amazonite is used as an…
Uses: Common accessory mineral in all environments. Source of…
ALBITE (plagioclase group)... Color: Usua…
Uses: The name albite comes from the latin word albus meaning…
ALMANDINE (garnet)... Color: Deep red, re…
Uses: Gem quality almandine is found mainly in India, Sri Lan…
78 terms
Rocks and minerals for Science Olympiad
almandine
apatite
aragonite
augite
H:6.5-7.5, S.G:4.31. Color deep purplish red. Usually found i…
H 5.0, S.G. 3.1-3.2 Luster: vitreous, Color: colorless, white…
CaCO3 H:3.5-4, S.G: 2.9-3.0 Color: white, light tan, or color…
H: 5-6, S.G: 3.2 - 3.6... The pyroxene group of minerals are ve…
almandine
H:6.5-7.5, S.G:4.31. Color deep purplish red. Usually found i…
apatite
H 5.0, S.G. 3.1-3.2 Luster: vitreous, Color: colorless, white…
95 terms
Science Olympiad rocks and minerals
ALBITE (plagioclase group)... Color: Usua…
ALMANDINE (garnet)... Color: Deep red, re…
AMAZONITE (microcline, amazonstone)... Co…
APATITE- Phosphates... Cleavage:{0001} In…
Uses: The name albite comes from the latin word albus meaning…
Uses: Gem quality almandine is found mainly in India, Sri Lan…
Uses: The green variety of microcline amazonite is used as an…
Uses: Common accessory mineral in all environments. Source of…
ALBITE (plagioclase group)... Color: Usua…
Uses: The name albite comes from the latin word albus meaning…
ALMANDINE (garnet)... Color: Deep red, re…
Uses: Gem quality almandine is found mainly in India, Sri Lan…
24 terms
Rocks and minerals for Science Olympiad
calcite
copper
feldspar
graphite
H: 3.0 S.G. 2.7 Streak: White Luster: Glassy to vitreous... Mos…
H: 2.5-3, S.G 8.94, Streak: Black, Luster: Metallic. Native c…
any of a group of hard crystalline minerals that consist of a…
lead gray, metallic luster, hardness of 1.5. Used as pencil "…
calcite
H: 3.0 S.G. 2.7 Streak: White Luster: Glassy to vitreous... Mos…
copper
H: 2.5-3, S.G 8.94, Streak: Black, Luster: Metallic. Native c…
Science Olympiad rocks and minerals
ALBITE (plagioclase group)... (Group: sil…
ALMANDINE (garnet) ... (Group: silicates)
AMAZONITE (microcline, amazonstone)... (G…
APATITE... (Group: Phosphates)
Usually white, tan, or cream feldspar ... Hardness: 6-6.5... Specif…
Deep red, reddish brown, brownish black, with metamorphosed b…
Bright green, alkali feldspar, form of microcline... Hardness: 6…
Usually green but can be almost any color... Hardness: 5... Specifi…
ALBITE (plagioclase group)... (Group: sil…
Usually white, tan, or cream feldspar ... Hardness: 6-6.5... Specif…
ALMANDINE (garnet) ... (Group: silicates)
Deep red, reddish brown, brownish black, with metamorphosed b…
98 terms
Rocks and Minerals, Science Olympiad
ablation
absolute time
abundant metal
abyssal plain
as applied to glacier ice, the process by which ice below the…
geologic time expressed in years before the present, ex: 65 m…
Iron, aluminum, magnesium, manganese, and titanium. Ores of t…
Large area of extremely flat ocean floor lying near a contine…
ablation
as applied to glacier ice, the process by which ice below the…
absolute time
geologic time expressed in years before the present, ex: 65 m…
Science Olympiad Rocks and Minerals
Copper
Diamond
Gold
Graphite
Mineral... Native Element
Mineral ... Native Element
Mineral... Native Element
Mineral... Native Element
Copper
Mineral... Native Element
Diamond
Mineral ... Native Element
8 terms
Rocks and Minerals Science Olympiad
Mineral
Elements
Compound
Native Element
A naturally formed, inorganic solid that forms crystals and i…
Pure substances that cannot be broken down into simpler subst…
A substance made of two or more elements that are chemically…
A mineral that is made of only one element
Mineral
A naturally formed, inorganic solid that forms crystals and i…
Elements
Pure substances that cannot be broken down into simpler subst…
29 terms
Science Olympiad Rocks and Minerals
Olivine
Ulexite
Calcite
Dolomite
https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/e/ee/Peridot2.…
https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/e/e2/Ule…
http://img.irocks.com/new2012/Calcite-Quartz-BourgdOisans-Fra…
https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/0/09/Dolomite-…
Olivine
https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/e/ee/Peridot2.…
Ulexite
https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/e/e2/Ule…
29 terms
Science Olympiad Rocks and Minerals
Olivine
Ulexite
Calcite
Dolomite
1
2
3
6
Olivine
1
Ulexite
2
93 terms
Science Olympiad: Complete Rocks and Minerals List 2013
Gneiss
Marble
Phyllite
Quartzite
Banded. Made up of granular mineral grains. It typically cont…
Coarse, crystalline. Variety of colors.
Made up mainly of very fine-grained mica. Typically lustrous…
Composed primarily of quartz. One of hardest rocks.
Gneiss
Banded. Made up of granular mineral grains. It typically cont…
Marble
Coarse, crystalline. Variety of colors.
10 terms
Science Olympiad Rocks and Minerals Igneous
Diorite
Andesite
Basalt
Gabbro
Diorite
Andesite
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