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October 8, 2020 3:16 pmpts 30 pts
= 0.46575 8. A Iherzolite xenolith from the mantle contains 40 volume % olivine, 25 volume % orthopyroxene and 35 volume % clinopyroxene. If the densities of the minerals are (in g/cc) olivine = 3.65, orthopyrOxene = 3.11 and clinopyroxene = 3.59, the bulk density of the xenoliths in g/cc
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  • Rahul pandey Best Answer
    Bulk density = Total weight / Total volume Considering 100 cm3 of rock, it will contain 40 cm3 olivine, 25 cm3 orthopyroxene and 35 cm3 clinopyroxene. Total weight= (Volume of ol...
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  • Sajan sarthak sahoo thankyou
    what's your doubt gurmeet??
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    Gurmeet singh
    i got it sir. now. thank you.
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