Science Quiz / Minerals Terminology

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

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