Wednesday, 14 June 2017

Skill Practice continued

Calculate the density of each of your mineral samples. How could you use the densities to identify the minerals?
   Ans. The density will not change if you calculate density again it will be the same as the first time. 
KeyConcept Would density or color be more useful in identifying a particular mineral? Explain your answer.
   Ans. Density would be more useful to identify a particular mineral because many types of rock have the same color.

Thursday, 1 June 2017