Additional_phase_diagram - (4) What are the compositions of...

Info iconThis preview shows page 1. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Assume you have a melt with a composition of An50 and it crystallizes at equilibrium between the melt and the crystals. Use figure 5.10 in your book. (1) At what temperature will the first crystal form? (2) What is its composition? (3) What is the temperature when the melt completely solidifies? (4) What is the composition of the solid after it solidifies completely?
Background image of page 1
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

Unformatted text preview: (4) What are the compositions of the solid and melt when there are equal amounts of melt and solid? (5) Assume that half of the melt crystallizes and then the volcano erupts so that the crystals are embedded in a glass matrix. What is the composition of the crystals? What is the composition of the glass?...
View Full Document

This note was uploaded on 07/06/2011 for the course GLY 5245 taught by Professor Staff during the Spring '11 term at University of Florida.

Ask a homework question - tutors are online