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By deviding the mass by its volume.

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Q: How could you tell the difference in density between the same size samples of quartz and galena?
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Is a galena heavy?

The density of galena is between 7,2 and 7,6 g/cm3.

Is galena heavy for its size?

The density of galena is between 7,2 and 7,6 g/cm3.

How can you tell the difference between graphite and galena?

galena - cubical supposedly heavier than graphite graphite - looks like pencil lead supposedly lighter than galena

What is the density of galena?

Galena (lead sulfide- PbS) is identified by its metallic luster, light to dark gray color, and high average density of 7.4.

Which is a good way to tell the difference between hematite and galena?

galena leave dark grey streak on streak plate where as hematite leave cherish red streak.

What is the specific gravity of galena?

the specific gravity of galena is 7.4-7.6, so the average is 7.5

How easy is it to get galena?

Galena is lead sulphide, PbS. Good specimens may be purchased from stores that specialize in selling mineral samples. Depending on where in the world you are, there may be some native material in your area.

Which two properties are most useful in distinguishing between galena and halite?

Luster and Color :)

Where is the Galena Public Library in Galena located?

The Galena Public Library is located at 601 S Bench St, Galena, Illinois.

What is the halfway point between biddeford Maine and Tulsa Oklahoma?

Galena, OH

Where is the Galena Archival Library in Galena located?

The address of the Galena Archival Library is: 204 W. 7Th Street, Galena, 66739 1211

How much volume a sample of galena would have if is its mass was 300 g?

Assuming the specific gravity (density) of Galena is 7.6 grams per cubic centimeter, 300 grams would occupy a volume of 300/7.6 = 39.47368421052632 cubic centimeters.