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Discerningly Versed - Effective Iterative Learning Quiz Questions - Gemstones VI
Discerningly Versed - Effective Iterative Learning


Which of these gemstones is an imitaion gemstone also known as paste ?

 

Moonstone
Greenstone
Rhinestone
Bloodstone

Ruby and Sapphire are types of which oxide mineral ?

 

Rutile
Quartz
Corundum
Opal

Which carbonate mineral, is occasionaly used in jewellry, is pink or red ?

 

Smithsonite
Rhodochrosite
Calcite
Malachite

Andracite, Hessonite, Pyrope, Almadine,Spessartine and Uvarovite are types of which silicate mineral

 

Tourmaline
Garnet
Olivine
Beryl

Which organic gemstone is made up from the skeletal remains of marine animals ?

 

Amber
Coral
Pearl
Jet

Grossular is a type of which silicate mineral gemstone ?

 

Tourmaline
Garnet
Olivine
Beryl

Which of the following irredescent gemstones is known as nacre ?

 

Labradorite
Fire Agate
Mother of Pearl
Opal

Which carbonate mineral is known for its bright green colour and is usually polished ?

 

Dioptase
Rhodochrosite
Calcite
Malachite

Which organic gemstone are derived from shellfish ?

 

Amber
Coral
Pearl
Jet

Which gems are thought to be derived from extra terrestrial matter ?

 

Rhodonite
Tektites
Obsidian
Jet


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