What Exactly Are Minerals?

What Exactly Are Minerals?

Video Cassette - 2003
Rate this:
Minerals are everywhere in our lives--underfoot, in our home, in our jewelry, and even in our bones. Still, students may have only a vague idea of what a mineral is. This show explains in depth, the chemical structure of minerals, and looks at properties geologists use to identify them, such as hardness, luster, and crystal form. The show explains the relationship between minerals and rocks, and how we obtain minerals of value to us, and how minerals grow into crystals. From quartz to gold, graphite to calcite, table salt to diamonds, the vital, varied world of minerals is brought to your viewers' attention in a way they can understand.
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : United Learning ; [Lethbridge, Alta.] : Southern Alberta Learning Resource Centre, c2003.
Characteristics: 1 videocassette (VHS) (approximately 12 min.) :,sound color ;,1/2 in.

Opinion

From the critics


Community Activity

Comment

Add a Comment

There are no comments for this title yet.

Age Suitability

Add Age Suitability

There are no age suitabilities for this title yet.

Summary

Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.

Notices

Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.

Quotes

Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further

Recommendations

Subject Headings

  Loading...
No similar edition of this title was found at SLS.

Try searching for What Exactly Are Minerals? to see if SLS owns related versions of the work.


Suggest For Purchase

  Loading...
[]
[]
To Top