EPSC Wed. Oct. 16 Notes.docx

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Department
Earth & Planetary Sciences
Course
EPSC 201
Professor
Anthony Williams- Jones
Semester
Fall

Description
Silicate Structures Wednesday October 16, 2013 • Incosilicate- Double Chain • Amphibole Tremolite, Riebeckite • Sheet Silicate- Biotite, Muscovite • Sharing of oxygen occurs • Sheet of silicon tetrahedral • Silicate Minerals dominate element making up the earth • Silicon is covalently bonded to 4 oxygen atoms • Creating chains- 1, 2 chains, sheet, framework The Rock Cycle • Magma- liquid rock- most magma are silicate magma • Heating up sedimentary rocks turns them into metamorphic rock • Melting metamorphic rock turns it into igneous rock,
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