It is important to study minerals because of what they do for us. Minerals are vital to
our modern lives, our economy, and according to the USGS, our national security. We
use minerals in almost every aspect of our lives, we live in houses that are made o
In the space below use a ruler to draw a line that is equal to the distance, in cm, the plates
move in one year. (Distance calculated from question above).
Contouring the shaded relief map of the Big Island of Hawaii. The shaded relief gives
*" i 74. Draw an arrow next to the gure above indicating! the order in which Bowens minerals crystallize. Which
crystallize rst and which last. (lpt)
80. Why are diamonds the hardest minerals while graphite is one of the softest? (lpt)
TL; locals to Annua
petrologist, Norman L. Bowen who determined that specific
d crystallize in a specific order, as magma cools. These minerals
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7. Examine samples 1-6.
a. If the
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swear: I rlwvcornv ' Use this terrifying example of tectonic plate motion gone wrong to answer
the following questions.
1. What type of plate motion is Beret Guy undergoing?
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In the space to the right draw what you think. the
inside of the mystery tube looks like.
List some things your group did in order to
determine the inner workings of the mystery tube.
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Were you doing scie ce? Why or Wh not? i
3.Write the letter of the topograme map on left next to the correct pro le on the r1
USGS Topographic Maps
Border of the Map _
1. Indicate, on the gure to the right, the location this USGS topographlc
map is located in state.
2. What is the name of the ma
LAB 2. PRE-LAB ASSIGNMENT
The pie-lab questions are due at the start of class; no time will be allotted during class to answer these
questions- Do 0t wait to be asked for it when you come in - turn it in to the assignment bin 1n the
front of the classroom
Answer the following questions on a separate sheet of paper. The pre-lab questions are due at the start of class.
Do not waltlto be asked for It when you come in - turn it in to the instructors desk If you choose to hand write