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

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