Minerals /

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by Miller-Schroeder, Patricia.
[ 01. English Non Fiction ] Series: Science matters Published by : Weigl Publishers, (New York, NY :) Physical details: 24 p. : col. ill. ; 26 cm. Subject(s): Minerals. Year : 2005 01. English Non Fiction Item type : 01. English Non Fiction
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Stonepark Intermediate School 549 MIL Available

Includes index.

Studying minerals -- Mineral facts -- Minerals, rocks and native elements -- Complex minerals -- Crystals -- Growing crystals -- Using senses/taste and smell -- Seeing minerals -- Hard as a rock -- The Mohs scale -- Common minerals -- Valuable minerals -- Who studies minerals? -- Tools for studying minerals -- Gemstones and birthstones -- Mineral myths -- Digging up more mineral information -- Science in action (minerals in your home, etc.) -- What have you learned (10 questions) -- What have you learned (cont'd).