What are minerals?

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Britannica Educational Publishing in association with Rosen Educational Services,
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First edition.
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IL: LG - BL: 5.3 - AR Pts: 0.5
Lexile measure:
NC: Non-Conforming 810L
Minerals are solid, naturally occurring substances that make up much of what we use in our daily lives, from household items and medicines to food and computers. Readers will learn how minerals form, how scientists identify and classify them, where they can be found, and how they are mined from the earth. Full of fascinating facts, content-specific vocabulary, and instructive images, this resource is a valuable look into how substances from the earth shape the world we live in.
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Last Grouping Update 2019-05-31 23:07:43PM
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series Junior geologist discovering rocks minerals and gems
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subject_facet Mineralogy, Minerals
title_display What are minerals?
title_full What are minerals? / Carla Mooney
title_short What are minerals?
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