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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

 

13.0
2.0
21.4
8.0

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

 

Massive
Dendritic
Acicular
Prismatic

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

 

Massive
Dendritic
Acicular
Prismatic

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

 

Cleavage
Lustre
Transparency
Streak

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

 

Cleavage
Lustre
Transparency
Streak

Platinum has a specific gravity of

 

13.0
2.0
21.4
8.0

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

 

Colour
Lustre
Specific Gravity
Hardness

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

 

Cleavage
Lustre
Specific Gravity
Hardness

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

 

Diamond
Topaz
Talc
Gypsum

Sulphur has a specific gravity of

 

13.0
2.0
21.4
8.0


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