Minerals Terminology

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

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