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


Mercury, which is very heavy has a specific gravity of

 

2.0
21.4
8.0
13.0

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

 

Dendritic
Acicular
Prismatic
Massive

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

 

Dendritic
Acicular
Prismatic
Massive

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

 

Lustre
Transparency
Streak
Cleavage

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

 

Lustre
Transparency
Streak
Cleavage

Platinum has a specific gravity of

 

2.0
21.4
8.0
13.0

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

 

Lustre
Specific Gravity
Hardness
Colour

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

 

Lustre
Specific Gravity
Hardness
Cleavage

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

 

Topaz
Talc
Gypsum
Diamond

Sulphur has a specific gravity of

 

2.0
21.4
8.0
13.0


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