lab8 - g (x5) Azurite Cu 3 (CO 3 ) 2 (OH) 2 Monoclinic...

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GY 302: Crystallography and Mineralogy Lab 8: Classes IV and V: Halides, Carbonates, Borates Drawers 5 and 6 Your task today : Our first multiple mineral classes lab!. Oh boy…are we having fun yet? Watch out for dolomite. It is NOT always pink rice krispy-ish Mineral Formula System Specimen Quality Class IV: Halides (Drawer 6) Carnallite KMgCl 3 ·2H 2 O Orthorhombic g,g,g *Cryolite Na 3 AlF 6 Monoclinic g, g Fluorite CaF 2 Isometric g (x9) Halite NaCl Isometric g (x6) *Sylvite KCl Isometric g, g, g Class V: Borates (Drawer 6) Borax Na 2 B 4 O 7 ·10H 2 O Monoclinic g, g, g *Colemanite Ca 2 B 6 O 11 ·5H 2 O Monoclinic f, g Kernite Na 2 B 4 O 6 (OH) 2 ·2H 2 O Monoclinic g(x4) Ulexite NaCaB 5 O 6 (OH) 5 ·5H 2 O Triclinic g(x7) Class V: Carbonates (Drawer 5) Ankerite CaFe(CO 3 ) 2 Hexagonal (Trig) p(x4),g(x6) Aragonite CaCO 3 Orthorhombic g(x6) Aurichalcite (Zn, Cu) 5 (CO 3 ) 2 (OH) 6 Monoclinic
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Unformatted text preview: g (x5) Azurite Cu 3 (CO 3 ) 2 (OH) 2 Monoclinic p,f,f, g(x3) *Bismutite Bi 2 (CO 3 ) 2 O 2 Orthorhombic f,f Calcite CaCO 3 Hexagonal (Trig) g(x15) Cerussite PbCO 3 Orthorhombic f, g Dolomite CaMg(CO 3 ) 2 Hexagonal (Trig) g(x6) Hydrozincite Zn(CO 3 ) 2 (OH) 6 Monoclinic g, g *Magnesite MgCO 3 Hexagonal (Trig) f, g, g Malachite Cu 2 (CO 3 ) 2 (OH) 2 Monoclinic g(x4) Rhodochrosite MnCO 3 Hexagonal (Trig) g Siderite FeCO 3 Hexagonal (Trig) g(x5) Smithsonite ZnCO 3 Hexagonal (Trig) g(x4) Strontianite SrCO 3 Orthorhombic f,g,g *Trona Na 3 (HCO 3 )(CO 3 )2H 2 O Monoclinic f,g Witherite BaCO 3 Orthorhombic f, g,g,g p-poor, f-fair, g-good Minerals labeled with an (*) will NOT be on tests or quizzes this year in GY 302 Next Tuesday (1:00-1:20 PM): Mineral lab Quiz 3 (Classes IV and V)...
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