ERIC Number: EJ232958
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1980-Sep
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Use of Cleavage as an Aid in the Optical Determination of Minerals.
Ehlers, Ernest G.
Journal of Geological Education, v28 n4 p176-85 Sep 1980
Described is the use of cleavage as an aid to microscopic determination of unknown minerals by immersion methods. Cleavages are examined in relation to fragment shapes, types of extinction, and cleavage-optical relationships. (Author/DS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
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