Minerals Terminology

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

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