by Rebecca Hirsch

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Get the dirt on everything rock-related, from fossils to crystals to soil itself. Rocks and Minerals is packed with facts about geology. You'll learn how different rocks form, what we use them for, and how geologists study them. So Grab your shovel! It's time to dig deeper into the fascinating world of rocks and minerals.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781624033841
Publisher: Abdo Publishing
Publication date: 08/01/2014
Series: Rocks and Minerals
Pages: 48
Sales rank: 809,835
Product dimensions: 9.10(w) x 6.90(h) x 0.30(d)
Lexile: 800L (what's this?)
Age Range: 8 - 11 Years

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 What is a Crystal? 4

Chapter 2 Crystal Shapes 12

Chapter 3 Beautiful Crystals 24

Chapter 4 Putting Crystals to the Test 32

In the Field 42

Stop and Think 44

Glossary 46

Learn More 47

Index 48

About the Author 48

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