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The basic taxonomy for mineral classification was presented in Chapter 2. In this chapter we will examine systems of classification of minerals using this terminology. Several common classification schemes are examined including: The Dana numbering system, the Strunz classification scheme, and a structural classification system.

 Topics covered in Chapter 21 include:

Mineral Classification
The Dana System of Mineralogy
Strunz Classification
Structure Classification
AX Compounds
A2X Compounds
AX2 Compounds
AX3 Compounds
A2X3 Compounds
ABX3 Compounds
ABX4 Compounds
AB2X4 Compounds
Other Compounds
Silicates and the SiO4–4 Tetrahedron

GENRE
Geology
RELEASED
2018
December 14
LANGUAGE
EN
English
LENGTH
53
Pages
PUBLISHER
Dennis Tasa
SELLER
DK TASA, INC.
SIZE
59.1
MB
AUDIENCE
Grades 13 and Above

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