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Minerals by Ann O. Squire

How animals are formed;

A timeline, photos-and which minerals are found in the objects we use every day;

Surprising TRUE facts that will shock and amaze you!

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780531262528
Publisher: Scholastic Library Publishing
Publication date: 09/01/2012
Series: A True Book
Pages: 48
Product dimensions: 7.90(w) x 6.90(h) x 0.60(d)
Age Range: 7 - 9 Years

Table of Contents

1 Understanding Minerals: What are minerals? 7

2 Out of the Earth: How are minerals formed? 15

The California Gold Rush: How did a single mineral change history? 22

3 Identifying Minerals: What are some ways of telling minerals apart? 25

4 Minerals in Our Lives: What common-and not so common-objects are made of minerals? 35

True Statistics 44

Resources 45

Important Words 46

Index 47

About the Author 48

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