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Discerningly Versed - Effective Iterative Learning Quiz Questions - Phosphates
Discerningly Versed - Effective Iterative Learning


The mineral group of phosphates are generally noted for being

 

Dull
Green
Brightly Coloured
Heavy

Which phosphorous material is rare in that it is produced and used by biological systems ?

 

Siorodite
Apatite
Olivenite
Clinoclase

Adamite, Annabergite, Clinoclase, Mimette, Olivenete and Scorodite are all

 

Arsenates
Phosphates
Antimonates
Vanadates

Which of these minerals is similar to Turquoise and aso a prized gem ?

 

Xenotime
Variscite
Pyromorphite
Apatite

Which of these mineral types is NOT a phosphate member but part of the oxide family ?

 

Magnatite
Antimonate
Vanadate
Arsenate

Carnotite, Descloizite, Vanadite, Tyuyamunite are all examples of which specific mineral group ?

 

Arsenates
Phosphates
Antimonates
Vanadates

Hydro oxyapalite, a derivative of apatite is a major component of

 

Bones and Teeth
Skin
Organs
Hair

Which phosphate is blue to green & grey and has been a gem and prized stone for many years ?

 

Pyromorphite
Lazulite
Turquoise
Autunite

Which area is dubbed the Fluorescent Mineral Capital City in the World ?

 

Pheonix, Arizona
Franklin, New Jersey
Adelaide, Australia
Salt Lake City, Utah

Which arsenate is also known as red cobalt ?

 

Adamite
Erythrite
Wavellite
Turquoise


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