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How do you strike flint?

Flint is a natural occurring stone in the calcedony family. It is a smooth stone and varies in color. To strike sparks from flint and steel you need high carbon steel. Stainle (MORE)

Is flint soft?

Flint is a very hard rock and forms very sharp glassy flakes when hit with another flint. Flint was used to make knife blades by early man and is the ancient remains of sea sp (MORE)

What is flint famous for?

Flint is a city of southeast-central Michigan north-northwest of Detroit. Founded on the site of a fur-trading post established in 1819, it became an automobile-manufacturing (MORE)
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What is a flint dagger?

A flint dagger is like a knife. People way back then used it for killing and slice open animals.

What luster is flint under?

Flint is a rock, not a mineral, and so lustre does not really apply, but freshly fractured flint is typically vitreous or occasionally waxy, while the 'rind' on the nodules is (MORE)
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What was flint used for?

depends what shape it was cut to. Spear, arow tip, mace, knife, tool, fire lighting tool, was and still (though rarely) used for building materials on things like chur (MORE)

How is flint formed?

Flint is unique to chalk, and chalk is entirely composed of the remains of tiny sea creatures called coccolithophores and diatoms. Their various shells and skeletons were comp (MORE)

What is the answer to 20c plus 5 equals 5c plus 65?

20c + 5 = 5c + 65 Divide through by 5: 4c + 1 = c + 13 Subtract c from both sides: 3c + 1 = 13 Subtract 1 from both sides: 3c = 12 Divide both sides by 3: c = 4
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