Minerals Terminology

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

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