Marble Chemical Assignment
By: Tyler Herting
Common Name : Marble
Uses of Marble
2.Marble is also used in construction such as flooring and walls since it is shiny and has a polished look to it people like it in there house.
3. People also use it to make counters and sinks and such since it has a swirl look it adds a cool design to counters and many bathroom items.
4. It also can be used as a polish to polish floors and such.
Physical and chemical propertys of Marble
1. Clay minerals are usually found in Marble giving its form together,giving it a smooth material that is quite easy to carve.
2.Also it contains substances such as mica, quartz,and pyrite which also help form its rock like structure and keep it steady as well as a swirl look.
3.Finally it holds Graphite which in many cases gives it that shiny polished look even before people go over it and smoothed it down.
Facts about Marble
2.Plaster fresco has been used as a marble replacement when marble is too expensive to use.
3.Marble usually lays among the oldest part of the Earth's crust.