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

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