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Using a magnet to separate minerals and groundmasses
File Name m00008.img.803.magnet.jpg
Data Type photograph
Computer Program Adobe Illustrator CS2
File Size 411.00 KB - 2 files [ jpg,pdf ]
Expert Level High School (Grade 9-12)
Contributor ERESE Database Team
Source Scripps Institution of Oceanography
Resource Matrix The Formation of Seamounts
One way to separate minerals and groundmass fractions is by their magnetic properties. In this image a customized magnet with a special vibration unit is shown.
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