Minerals Terminology

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Can you name the Minerals Terminology?

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

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