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Which of the following does not apply to minerals?
a) naturally occuring b) organic c) solid d) definite chemical composition
Solid means
a) definite volume b) definite shape c) particles packed closely together d) all of the choices
Particles line up in a repeating pattern refers to which property of minerals?
a) definite chemical composition b) naturally occuring c) crystal structure d) solid
What is a streak test?
a) when you highlight your hair b) when you rub a mineral against unglazed porcelain c) when you rub a mineral against glazed procelain d) when you run down the street in your underwear
Which luster would describe a mineral that isn't shiny
a) dull b) metallic c) submetallic d) waxy
Which of the following is incorrect
a) density is mass divided by volume b) volume is how much space something takes up c) mass is how much something weighs d) none of the choices
A mineral has a mass of 60 g and a volume of 12 cm3. What is its density?
a) 5 g/cm3 b) 48 g/cm3 c) 0.2 g/cm3 d) 72 g/cm3
Which mineral can scratch all minerals?
a) diamond b) feldspar c) calcite d) talc
How many types of crystal systems are there?
a) 6 b) 5 c) 4 d) 3
Which occurs when a mineral splits easily?
a) cleavage b) fracture c) hardness d) softness
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