Asked in Chemistry, Earth Sciences
Why are many metallic ores found associated with quartz?
Many metallic ores that are found are associated with quartz because they are often found within veins of quartz. The metals are then separated from the crushed quartz ore. ...
How many countries in the world is quartz found in?
quartz is found in all of the countries including the us.
Asked in Geology, Plate Tectonics, Rocks and Minerals
In which layer of the Earth is Quartz found?
Quartz is mainly found in and on the surface of the continental crust. Quartz is igneous, so of course it originates from somewhere within the crust. Quartz is one of the most common minerals found in beach sand. ...
Asked in Geology
Where is smoky quartz found?
Smoky quarts is a greyish-brownish type of quarts that occurs naturally in some parts of the world. Some sources of smoky quartz are in Brazil, Mozambique, Madagascar, Australia, Scotland, Switzerland, and in New Hampshire and Colorado in the United States. ...
Asked in Geology, Earth Sciences
Where is rose quartz found?
Rose quartz is found in Madagascar, India, Germany, and several localities in the USA, most notably in South Dakota. Currently, a lot of rose quartz has been excavated in Brazil, where the only current source of true, well-formed crystals of rose quartz can be found. Rose quartz can be found in cores of pegmatites. ...
What are some examples of sentences that has quartz in it?
I found a dazzling piece of quartz in the yard.