Minerals Terminology

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

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