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What is not a true statement about volcanoes eruptions
a) gas and dust can change atmosphere
b) climate and weather could be changed
c) volcanoes can deposit minerals like gold and silver
d) most eruptions of volcanoes are similar

What is the correct order for testing hardness.
a) finger nail, penny, steel nail
b) penny, steel nail, finger nail
c) steel nail, finger nail, penny
d) none are correct

If you wanted to test to see if a mineral contained iron, what test would you use?
a) magnetism
b) streak
c) luster
d) hardness

If you were testing for hardness and you are able to scratch the mineral with your finger nail what scale number would make the most sense?
a) 4-5
b) 6-7
c) 1-2
d) 8-9

Minerals are useful important because
a) they are found in products like technology and household things
b) they are found in foods which the body needs
c) some minerals are considered beautiful
d) All above are why they are important

What characteristic of minerals is easiest to identify but can be the least reliable?
a) color and texture
b) hardness
c) acid test
d) magnetism

What type of testing would be best to determine if the mineral is gold or if the mineral is Pyrite fools gold'
a) color
b) acid
c) luster
d) streak

Rocks are solid mixtures of
a) dirt
b) magma
c) lava
d) minerals

The Mohs scale measures
a) density
b) hardness
c) luster
d) texture

What is a mineral?
a) a type of rock
b) solids which are naturally occurring, inorganic, have a definite chemical composition and a definite atomic arrangement
c) crystals
d) volcanic ash

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