Rock & mineral collection

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This is my rock and mineral collection project.

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Rock & mineral collection

  1. 1. Rock & Mineral Collection Danielle Murray
  2. 2. Conglomerate• Sedimentary• Made up of sand & pebbles• None• It is mined in Australia, Ireland,& United States• It is used for decoration because of it’s colors
  3. 3. Breccia• Sedimentary• 2• 3• 4• Beads; cabochons for various pieces of jewelry
  4. 4. Sandstone• Sedimentary•
  5. 5. Siltstone• Sedimentary•
  6. 6. Mudstone
  7. 7. Shale
  8. 8. Limestone
  9. 9. Coal
  10. 10. Chert
  11. 11. Gabbro
  12. 12. Diorite
  13. 13. Granite
  14. 14. Obsidian
  15. 15. Basalt
  16. 16. Andesite
  17. 17. Rhyolite
  18. 18. Slate
  19. 19. Schist
  20. 20. Gneiss
  21. 21. Quartzite
  22. 22. Marble
  23. 23. Reference• http://library.thinkquest.org/05aug/00461/ conglomerate.htm• http://stoneplus.cst.cmich.edu/breccia.htm

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