Ge114, Homework & Reading Assignments Homework Notes TA's
This schedule is for 2012.
Any homework later
than the current
week is subject to change. The links to them
will not be posted until they are ready to hand out (the box is green). All are due at 4:00 pm of the due date.
All reading assignments
refer to the 23d
edition of Klein and Dutrow
|Date given out||item||due date||TA in charge|
|Oct 1, 2012||Read Chapters 1 and 2.||Oct 9, 2012|| Paul
|Oct 8, 2012||Spinels, Packing and Crystals||Oct 16, 2012|| Paul
|Oct 15, 2012||Pauling's Rules and ionic radii and olivines||Oct 23, 2012|| Megan
|Oct 22, 2012||Garnets
||Oct 30, 2012||Paul|
|Oct 31 2012||Instructions
The Midterm Exam
|Nov 6, 2012||
|Nov 5, 2012||No Homework|
|Nov 12, 2012||No Homework||
|Nov 19, 2012||Density and Composition||Nov 27, 2012||Megan|
|Nov 21, 2012||Happy Thanksgiving||Nov 22, 2012||GRR
|Dec 3, 2012|| No Homework
All dates are subject to change until the homework is given out.
[The official list of minerals approved by the International
There is a clickable periodic table you can use to narrow the possible phases with selected elements.
A website for mineral collectors with good search capabilities
Another private website with lots of information about minerals
An enormous website with information about minerals, numerous pictures, and locality information.