How Minerals Form

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How minerals form

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How Minerals Form
  1. Water cointaing dissolved minerals. MInerals Stay when water evaporates.
    1. Viens in rock- A narrow channel of mineral inside rock
      1. Minerals froming in magma. The slower the magma cools, the BIGGER the crystals grow. Faster cooling=Smaller Crystals
        1. Crystalization: The process by which atoms are arranged to form a mineral w/ crystal structure.
          1. Minerals form in hot water solutions.
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