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Which type of min

Answer :

● Minerals occur in the cracks or joints in igneous and metamorphic rocks.

● Smaller occurrences are called veins and the larger occurrences are called lodes.

● They are formed when minerals in liquid and gaseous forms are forced upwards through cavities towards the surface of the earth.

● They cool and solidify as they rise.

● The minerals are mainly obtained from veins and lodes are tin, copper, led and zinc.

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