Rocks are used all around us in many different ways. In the classroom, students use rocks everyday. Graphite, a metamorphic rock, is the part of the pencil used for writing. Slate, another metamorphic rock, was used to make blackboards in years past. Now most blackboards are constructed of man-made materials. Chalk is a soft form of limestone which is a sedimentary rock.
Granite, shale, and limestone, are used on the outside of homes and other buildings. The Mormon Salt Lake Temple is made from granite, which was hauled from the mountains by ox carts. In central and southern Utah, the Anasazi Indians built their homes in sandstone cliffs. Granite and sandstone are used in fireplaces, walkways, as parts of fences, and for landscape purposes. Shale has been used as a material in patios and walkways.
Rocks are used by artists. Even ancient people left drawings on rocks called petroglyphs. Other artists construct statues out of marble. Marble is also used in many other decorative ways in homes and other buildings. Other rocks are used to create jewelry.
A very common rock found in Utah is coal. Coal is often used to heat homes and to generate electricity. In the past, trains were powered by coal.
Roads and sidewalks are often built with rock. Cement is a common building material made from rock. Rocks and cement often line ditches to prevent erosion of watershed.
Animals such as otters use rocks to break open clams and oysters.
Some people work as a teacher or a mathmetition, they use negative numbers in their everyday lives. Some people use negative numbers when they are overdue.
You can eat table salt or use rock salt on roads to melt snow and ice in the winter.
Most people do not use magnetic separation in their daily lives. In fact most people can live their entire lives without using magnetic separation.
Everyday, people use rocks as construction for houses, store- rooms, etc. For example, granite is very hard and can be used as bricks. Shale is another rock and people use it for roofs. Other rocks are used for things like paper holders.
Platinum is a precious metal and hence most people use it as a jewelry item more than anything else
1. How do you use the scientific method in your everyday life?
how do you use 'Diffusion' in every day use?
Cooking and shopping
By cooking/eating them..
Photographers use that in their everyday lives because they have to make sure that the frame is correctly made and the picture is correctly cut.
millions of people use the Internet everyday
Yes, lots of people use the scientific method in their everyday lives, although usually in an informal manner. If you have a problem to solve and you don't know how to solve it, it is often a good idea to experiment with possible solutions.
We use it for aluminum foil to wrap things
Bcause they are part of are everyday lives!! and we need them
we use fossil fuels everyday they are in heating, shoes and fuel and many more.
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Painting was used in old stone age to help people in their hunting and in their everyday lives.
A important use of petroleum is to create gasoline or fuel that we use in our everyday lives.