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Rotations, Reflections, and Translations in Nature
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Six sided crystals Snowflakes are all six sided because of their chemistry Snowflakes are made of water molecules Water molecules are “polar” – they have an electrical charge The charge makes the molecules look like Mickey Mouse!
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Power of Three Three water molecules that stick together form the base of the snowflake
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These keep adding more until it gets so heavy it falls to the ground
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Avalanche! Snow is very heavy When snow piles up, it can fall in an avalanche Avalanches can be very dangerous, so
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This note was uploaded on 11/09/2011 for the course CHEM 201 taught by Professor Peterson during the Fall '11 term at BYU.

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