Science Quiz / Minerals Terminology

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Can you name the Minerals Terminology?

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

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