Results for: Agates

In Agates

What is agate?

Agate (pronounced /ˈæɡət/) is a microcrystalline variety of quartz (silica), chiefly chalcedony, characterised by its fineness of grain and brightness of color. . (MORE)
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Where can you find agates?

Agates, having many different types, can be found in many kinds ofrock. They are, however, classified as a volcanic rock and are mostcommon in metamorphic geological sites.
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Why are agates igneous?

They aren't found in igneous matrix only. Agates are formed in gas cavities in volcanic rock, as well as in cracks and holes in metamorphic and sedimentary rocks. Solutions hi (MORE)
In Shopping

How do you cut fire agate?

Fire agate is a layered stone, often interspersed with crags, and crevaces. To begin you should wash off excess dirt, then soak the stone briefly so the color might be seen. I (MORE)
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Is there a sentence for the word agate?

Well agate is a blue flat stone so I guess you could say, " The agate stood motionless." That may not make to much sense though.
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Where can agates be found?

Botswana.Because theres an agate called botswana agate and also they can be from Wyoing, madagascar,under the sea. ANSWER: There are many beautiful agates to be found in Lak (MORE)
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Is agate valuable?

There are a large number of collectors of agate. Depending on the appearance and location source of the agate, some could be worth a great deal. Agates are also used in making (MORE)
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When do you get to Agate Village?

In Pokémon Colosseum you can get to Agate Village after defeating Miror B. in Pyrite Cave and then talk to the lady outside the Fortune Shop and the Agate Village will be u (MORE)
In Geology

Where is an agate rock found?

agate rock is usually found in beaches and caves. you can also buy agate rock and slices from tourist in places like Cornwall
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What is agate used for?

Agates are used for a lot of different things. Jewelry, dishes, and crafts to name a few. They are also simply just a past time or hobby for many people. Myself being an avid (MORE)
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What color is agate?

Agate can be found in several colours - white to dark grey, pale to mid blue, pale orange to vivid red, black. Agate is a form of silica with a micro-crystalline structure. (MORE)
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Where can you find an agate?

Everywhere in this world, but there are places where they are more common, like the riverbanks of rivers. If you don't feel like going places, just go to a loal rock shop and (MORE)
In English to Scottish Gaelic and Irish (Gaelic)

Beidh you' gra' agat you gco'na'?

That sentence is missing so many words it's difficult to translate. "gco'na'" should be "i gcónaí" "you" isn't an Irish word. For the other words there are two po (MORE)
In Translations

Cad a bhí agat a ithe?

"a" should be "le" "Cad a bhí agat le hithe?" means "What did you have to eat?"
In Translations

What does ma ta gaeilge agat?

It means 'if you can speak Irish' literal translation is "If be Irish on you."
In Lapidary Crafting and Jewelry Making

Where can you find agates in Louisiana?

You could try the gravel beds along the Amite River, near Baton Rouge. For the best up-to-date and local information on mineral collecting, you should join a gem and mineral c (MORE)
In Pokemon XD and Colosseum

What do you do once your in agate village?

Well in colosseum you should go visit the tree house at the top of the village and talk to the people inside in xd you should do the same. After that you should be able to go (MORE)
In Veins

What is dragons vein agate?

Most likely it is stone which has been crushed, mixed with epoxy and compressed, dyed and then cut and polished. Mostly it comes from China
In Saints

Who is the patron saint of the village of Agat?

Are you referring to Agat, Guam? I can find no patron of the town. If their happens to be a Catholic Church in the town, the saint for whom the church is named would be the pa (MORE)
In Science

Who discovered agate?

Agate was apparently named by a Greek philosopher and naturalist, named Theophrastus. As to who discovered this micro-crystalline variety of SiO2, who knows.
In Rocks and Minerals

What can be made out of agate?

Agate is often used to make small items of jewellry and small decorative caved objects.
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How does agate form?

Agates are formed in gas cavities in volcanic rock, as well as in cracks and holes in metamorphic and sedimentary rocks. Solutions high in silica content filled these cavities (MORE)
In Miscellaneous

What is a moss agate?

Moss Agate is gemstone that is a multi-shade of green and resembles moss or trees from a distance. It is sometimes found with bands of brown agate and when this occurs it is c (MORE)
In Celebrity Births Deaths and Ages

How old is James Agate?

James Agate was born on September 9, 1877 and died on June 6, 1947. James Agate would have been 69 years old at the time of death or 137 years old today.
In Celebrity Births Deaths and Ages

How old is Alfred Thomas Agate?

Alfred Thomas Agate was born on February 14, 1812 and died on January 5, 1846. Alfred Thomas Agate would have been 33 years old at the time of death or 203 years old today.
In English to Scottish Gaelic and Irish (Gaelic)

What does 'slán agat' mean?

In Irish, Slán means 'safety' or simply be safe. The person leaving says 'Slán agat' and the person remaining says ' Slán leat' ; (this is for single individual (MORE)
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What is a agate and how much is it worth?

Agate a quartz stone characterized by visible bands and bright colors. There several varieties of agate, many of which are named according to color or other distinguishing cha (MORE)
In Punctuation and Capitalization

Do you capitalize the word agate?

It is capitalized at the beginning of the sentence or when it forms part of the proper noun. Example: Agate Publishing
In Rocks and Minerals

What is the meaning of the word agate?

The meaning of the word agate is an ornamental stone consisting of a hard variety of chalcedony, typically banded in appearance. Or a colored toy marble resembling a banded ge (MORE)
In Lakes and Rivers

Where does Lake Superior agate get its color?

Lake Superior agate gets its colour from iron stains found on the shores of said lake. The Lake Superior agate was designated by the Minnesota Legislature as an official state (MORE)
In Authors, Poets, and Playwrights

What has the author W Agate written?

W. Agate has written: 'Diary of a tour in South Africa' -- subject(s): Accessible book, Collectibles, Description and travel, History, Local, Local History
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Where can I find AGATE GEODES and AGATE BOOKENDS in NYC?

A ROCK SHOP that sells minerals and crystals will often have agatein different forms,. One of the best in NYC is called ROCK STARCRYSTALS in Manhattan. They have more AGATE in (MORE)