How Do You Tell the Difference Between a Mineral and a Rock?

Answer A mineral is an inorganic, crystalline solid with a specific chemical formula and crystal pattern. A rock is made up of one or more minerals. Types of rock, such as granite, have certain minerals w... Read More »

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How to Tell the Difference Between the Three Rock Types?

The three basic types of rocks are igneous, sedimentary and metamorphic. The differences in the three types arise because of how the rocks formed. Within each of the basic types of rock are more sp... Read More »

How do i tell the difference between male&female barred rock baby chicks?

SpotsExamine the shape and distribution of the lightly colored spots that each chick has. Females will have more even and defined spots whereas the males will have larger, abnormally-shaped spots. ... Read More »

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Difference Between Mineral Oil and Petrolatum?

Mineral oil and petrolatum are two different substances with different properties and varying uses, but they originate from the same base substance.