Minerals Terminology

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

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