Minerals Terminology

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What is the least reliable identification method for minerals?
What mineral has a hardness of 4?
What mineral forms limestone?
What is one of the most useful tests for identifying minerals?
What is the hardest mineral?
Corundum is what hardness on the scale?
Minerals that contain silicon and oxygen are known as what?
What is molten material found beneath Earth's surface?
A mineral that splits relatively easily and evenly along one or more flat planes is said to have what?
How many minerals are found in Earth's crust?
Minerals that break with rough or jagged edges are said to have what?
What is the way that a mineral reflects light from its surface?
What are compounds of oxygen and a metal?
What is sometimes referred to as the TRUE color of a mineral?
The streak plate is what hardness?
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What is a naturally occurring, inorganic solid?
Topaz is able to scratch what mineral?
What mineral has a hardness of 3?
What is one of the main silicates?
Gypsum is what hardness on the scale?
What is how a mineral feels to the touch?
The most common measure of density used by geologists is what?
What has definite shape and volume?
What scale do you use for hardness?
Apatite has a hardness of what on the scale?
What hardness is a fingernail?
Talc is what hardness on the scale?
What are minerals composed of one or more metallic elements with carbonate compound?
What is a mineral known as if it contains a useful substance?
What is a solid in which the atoms are arranged in repeating patterns?

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