Item # RM-KYMINRL

Know Your Minerals Study Kit

$36.95


This minerals collection provides step-by-step instructions to help you identify each of the 22 specimens.

Ages 10+
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Item # RM-KYMINRL
Know Your Minerals Study Kit
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DESCRIPTION

This minerals collection provides step-by-step instructions to help you identify each of the 22 specimens. Learn about mineral hardness and the Mohs hardness scale, cleavage and fracture, tenacity, and the streak and color of minerals. You will also learn what a mineral is and find out more about each of the specimens included. The kit includes numbers to attach to each mineral once you've identified it for easy reference in the future. Once you've numbered each mineral specimen, store them in the included collection tray.

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Know Your Minerals Study Kit

  • 22 mineral specimens (unlabeled)
  • study guide
  • collection box with compartmentalized tray
  • printed numbers for labeling minerals
  • small bottle of white glue
  • printed hardness scale card
  • mini magnifier
  • nail
  • ceramic streak plate

Know Your Minerals typical samples:

  • Talc
  • Gypsum
  • Calcite
  • Fluorite
  • Apatite
  • Microcline
  • Quartz
  • Mica
  • Halite
  • Feldspar
  • Obsidian
  • Serpentine
  • Copper
  • Selenite
  • Sulfur
  • Graphite
  • Pyrite
  • Hematite
  • Jasper

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DESCRIPTION

This minerals collection provides step-by-step instructions to help you identify each of the 22 specimens. Learn about mineral hardness and the Mohs hardness scale, cleavage and fracture, tenacity, and the streak and color of minerals. You will also learn what a mineral is and find out more about each of the specimens included. The kit includes numbers to attach to each mineral once you've identified it for easy reference in the future. Once you've numbered each mineral specimen, store them in the included collection tray.

MORE INFORMATION BOX

 

CONTENTS TAB

Know Your Minerals Study Kit

  • 22 mineral specimens (unlabeled)
  • study guide
  • collection box with compartmentalized tray
  • printed numbers for labeling minerals
  • small bottle of white glue
  • printed hardness scale card
  • mini magnifier
  • nail
  • ceramic streak plate

Know Your Minerals typical samples:

  • Talc
  • Gypsum
  • Calcite
  • Fluorite
  • Apatite
  • Microcline
  • Quartz
  • Mica
  • Halite
  • Feldspar
  • Obsidian
  • Serpentine
  • Copper
  • Selenite
  • Sulfur
  • Graphite
  • Pyrite
  • Hematite
  • Jasper

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WARNING: CHOKING HAZARD - Small parts. Not for children under 3 years.
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