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Answered 2009-08-27 23:11:46

Cinnabar in it's pure form is said to be about 86.2% Mercury with the rest being sulphur. So the answer would depend on the purity of your cinnabar.

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Mercury and Sulphur

What rocks make Mercury?

The mineral cinnabar is the main ore of mercury, found in some igneous and sedimentary rocks.

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It takes about 12.5 Mercury dimes to make a full ounce of silver. There are around 28.34 grams in an ounce and 2.25 grams of silver in a Mercury dime.

How did the element Mercury get that name?

long ago, people discovered cinnabar ore. This ore was ground to make vermilion It was discovered that when cinnabar was heated, silver liquid came out. they named it mercury because the ore that it came from was the same color as the planet mercury. Hope this helped

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Mercury is an element. The ore of mercury is called cinnabar mercury sulfide (HgS). Mercury is also a planet - we do not know exactly what minerals make up the planet but we do know that it has a large Iron rich core.

How many mercury dimes make a troy ounce of silver?

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How many mercury dimes make 1 oz of silver?

14 Mercury Head dimes = a little more than ounce of silver. Each dime has .07234oz of pure silver in them.

Where can Mercury be found?

AnswerMercury can be found as an oxidation product of the mineral cinnabar. Most notable deposits are in Spain.Mercury is an element in the earth's crust. Humans cannot create or destroy mercury. Pure mercury is a liquid metal, sometimes referred to as quicksilver that volatiles readily. It has traditionally been used to make products like thermometers, switches, and some light bulbs. Mercury is found in many rocks including coal.

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Is oz the same as floz?

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Which scientist discovered the element mercury?

His name is Antoine Laovoisier...he was a french scientist who discovered many elements including doesn't really make sense because ancient civilizations discovered mercury way before because mercury is very shiny and appears in shiny globules in cinnabar which is another type of mineral so that might be why it was discovered so long ago and mercury was found in around 1488 B.C. that's all I have to say and I hope that is is adequate and answers your question...:)

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