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How Minerals Form

published by Scherry Stone

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Minerals
A mineral is a naturally occurring, inorganic solid with an orderly crystaline structure and a definite chemical composition.
they form?
How do
There are
4 major processes
1
Crystallization from Magma
2
 Precipitation
4
Formation from hydrothermal solutions
3
Changes in pressure and temperature
1. Hornblende
2. Halite
3. Talc
4. Pyrite
Examples of these 4 processes