Mineral Sets 1, 2 & 3

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Mineral Sets 1, 2 & 3
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2012-03-04 20:21:24
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Minerals Test Native Elements Carbonates
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Native Elements, Carbonates
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  1. SULFUR
    • Yellow
    • Waxy
    • Smells like a rotten egg

  2. GRAPHITE
    • Metallic
    • H = 1-2
    • Greasy
  3. GALENA
    • MO state rock
    • H = 3
    • Metallic
    • Cubic
  4. PYRITE
    • Fool's Gold
    • H = 6-7
    • Hackly
    • Metallic
  5. SPHALERITE
    • Brown/Black
    • H = 4
    • Yellow streak
    • 6 sided
    • Resinous
  6. SPECULAR HEMATITE
    • Silver/Black
    • H = 5-5.5
    • Brown Streak
    • Metallic
  7. MASSIVE HEMATITE
    • Red
    • H = 2
    • Uneven
    • Dull
  8. OOLITIC HEMATITE
    • Red/Brown
    • H=4
    • Red streak
    • Uneven
    • Dull
  9. LIMONITE
    • Orange
    • H=2
    • Yellow Orange streak
    • Uneven
    • Dull
  10. MAGNATITE MASSIVE
    • Black/Gray
    • H=2
    • Gray streak
    • Uneven
    • Dull
  11. BAUXITE
    • Brownish
    • H=4
    • Pale brown streak
    • uneven
    • waxy
  12. LODESTONE
    • Waxy
  13. FLUORITE
    • Purple/Green
    • H=4
    • Uneven
    • Vitreous - Waxy
    • Translucent
  14. FLUORITE CLEAVAGES
    • Purple
    • H = 5-5.5
    • Octahedron
    • Vitreous
    • Translucent
  15. HALITE
    • Salt
    • Clear
    • H-3
    • 3 directional cleavage
    • Vitreous
    • Transparent
  16. CALCITE
    • Clear
    • H=3
    • Rombahedron
    • Vitreous
    • Transparent
  17. GYPSUM SELENITE
    • White
    • H=2
    • Vitreous
    • Transparent
  18. GYPSUM SATIN SPAR
    • White
    • H=2-2.5
    • Fibrous
    • Saitny
    • Opaque
  19. GYPSUM ALABASTER
    • White
    • H=2
    • Uneven
    • Dull to Waxy

  20. ROCK GYPSUM
    • White
    • H=2
    • Uneven
    • Dull
  21. BARITE
    • White
    • H=3.5-4
    • Uneven
    • Pearly

  22. APATITE MASSIVE
    • Green
    • H=5
    • Uneven
    • Vitreous-Resinous
  23. APATITE CRYSTAL
    • Green/Brown
    • H=5
    • 6 sided hexagonal
    • Uneven
    • Vitreous - Resinous

  24. CRYSTAL QUARTZ
    • Clear
    • H=7
    • 6 sided hexagonal
    • Conchoidial
    • Vitreous
  25. AMETHYST
    • Purple
    • H=7
    • 6 sided
    • Conchoidial
    • Viterous
  26. MILKY QUARTZ
    • Milky White
    • H=7
    • Waxy
  27. SMOKEY QUARTZ
    • Smoky Brown
    • H=7
    • Massive
    • Conchoidial
    • Waxy
  28. ROSE QUARTZ
    • Pink
    • H=7
    • Conchoidal
    • Waxy
  29. FELDSPAR ORTHOCLASE
    • Pink
    • H=6
    • Two directional cleavage
    • Pearly
  30. FELDSPAR ALBITE
    • Off White
    • H=6
    • Two directional cleavage
    • Pearly
  31. FELDSPAR MICROCLINE AMAZONITE
    • Green/Turquoise
    • H=6
    • Two directional cleavage
    • Massive crystal form
    • Vitreous
  32. BIOTITE
    • Black
    • H=1-2
    • One directional/ monoclinic crystal form
    • Vitreous-Resinous
  33. MUSCOVITE
    • Silver/Musky
    • H=1-2
    • Monoclinic crystal form
    • Vitreous
  34. TALC
    • White/ Soapy Looking
    • H=1
    • One directional cleavage
    • Waxy/Dull
  35. HORNBLENDE
    • Black
    • H=5-6
    • 2 directional cleavage
    • Vitreous
  36. AUGITE
    • Green
    • H=5-6
    • Dull
  37. OLIVINE
    • Olive Green (Peridot)
    • H=6
    • Dull-Grainy Feel

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