Tenacity Mineral Properties Collection 6 Piece Rock Kit

Tenacity Mineral Properties Collection 6 Piece Rock Kit

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Tenacity Mineral Properties Collection 6 Piece Rock Kit

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Tenacity Mineral Properties Collection 6 Piece Rock Kit

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Tenacity Mineral Properties Collection 6 Piece Rock Kit

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Tenacity Mineral Properties Collection 
6 Piece Rock Kit
 
 
   Tenacity is the physical property of a mineral which describes the way it will break under pressure (stress). Various terms such as brittleness, elasticity, flexibility, malleability and sectility are used to describe the particular property of some minerals. This group of minerals displays a variety of these properties. 6 specimens 1 1/2" x 1 1/2".
 
Information Card Included.
 
Minerals Included with indicated property are:
 
1. Brittle (Breaks or powders easily) 
                      Sulfur
 
2. Malleable (Can be hammered into thin sheets) 
    Ductile (Can be stretched without breaking)
                      Copper
 
3. Sectile (Can be cut with a knife)
                      Selenite, Talc
 
5. Elastic (Can be bent; will return to its original shape after release of stress)
                      Muscovite, Biotite  
 
 
 
 

Additional Information

SKU

RCAEP-2353

Weight

2.0 lb

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