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Discerningly Versed - Effective Iterative Learning Quiz Questions - Minerals Properties II
Discerningly Versed - Effective Iterative Learning


How many basic groups of crystal system are there ?

 

6
2
10
3

Golden yellow,red-brown,grey,yellow are some of the terms used to describe which of these properties

 

Streak
Habit
Transparency
Lustre

Which mineral property is observed by rubbing the mineral over an unglazed white tile ?

 

Streak
Habit
Transparency
Lustre

Which property of a mineral describes how light is reflected off a minerals surface ?

 

Streak
Transparency
Colour
Lustre

Which mineral property refers to the way in which light passes through it ?

 

Streak
Fracture
Transparency
Lustre

The weight of a mineral compared to the weight of an equal volume of water is what mineral property

 

Hardness
Streak
Cleavage
Specific Gravity

Which of these minerals has a value of 1 on the Mohs scale ?

 

Gypsum
Talc
Quartz
Diamond

Which of these minerals has a value of 10 on the Mohs scale ?

 

Gypsum
Talc
Quartz
Diamond

Silky, greasy,pearly, metallic, vitreous or dull are terms used to describe which mineral property ?

 

Streak
Habit
Transparency
Lustre

Translucent and opaque are terms used to decsribe which of these mineral properties ?

 

Streak
Colour
Transparency
Lustre


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