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


Platinum has a specific gravity of

 

8.0
13.0
21.4
2.0

Which mineral property can be described as perfect, distinct, none or indistinct ?

 

Streak
Cleavage
Transparency
Lustre

Perfect basal, poor cubic, very poor, perfect prismatic are some of the terms used to describe

 

Streak
Cleavage
Transparency
Lustre

Which of these minerals is the hardest, being 10 on the Mohs scale ?

 

Gypsum
Diamond
Talc
Topaz

Brown black, colourless, white grey, purple violet are terms used to describe which mineral property

 

Hardness
Colour
Specific Gravity
Lustre

Which of these habits is used to describe that the mineral has no distinct shape ?

 

Prismatic
Massive
Acicular
Dendritic

Which of these habits indicates that the mineral has a plant like shape ?

 

Prismatic
Massive
Acicular
Dendritic

Mercury, which is very heavy has a specific gravity of

 

8.0
13.0
21.4
2.0

Very heavy, heavy, light, average, are all terms used to describe which mineral property ?

 

Hardness
Cleavage
Specific Gravity
Lustre

Sulphur has a specific gravity of

 

8.0
13.0
21.4
2.0


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