Minerals

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Cheetah13
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296869
Filename:
Minerals
Updated:
2015-02-25 13:22:25
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BNE
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mineral/rock test
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minerals
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  1. Name a mineral that is non-metallic but dark and shiney, hard, gray streak, is dark green to black in color, shows 2 cleavage at 120° (hard to determine cleavage)
    Amphibole

  2. Name a mineral that is nonmetallic dark in color, soft, no streak, dark brown to black in color, shows 1 cleavage, splits into thin sheets
    Biotite

  3. Name a mineral that is non metallic shiney, hard scratches glass, no streak, black to brownish, no cleavage, very chunky looking
    Garnet

  4. Name a mineral that is non metallic glassy, does not scratch with finger, leaves a white streak, clear colorless, shows cleavage, no bubbles on acid
    Halite

  5. Name a mineral that is nonmetallic dark dull, soft, rusty streak, dark red, no cleavage, stains rock
    hematite

  6. Name a mineral that is metallic, very shiney, finger nail can scratch soft, grayish streak, is dark gray color, no cleavage, comes off on hands
    Graphite

  7. Name a mineral that is nonmetallic dull, finger nail scratch soft, white powder streak, white in color, no cleavage, chalky in appearance
    Koolinite

  8. Name a mineral that is non metallic but shiny, scratches glass, no streak pinkish in color, cleavage in 2 directions @ 90°
    Potassium Feldspar

  9. Name a mineral that is non metallic dull, fingernail scratch soft, no streak, green olive color, no cleavage
    Olivine

  10. Name a mineral that is non metallic, scratches glass hard, no streak, whitish gray, 2 cleavages @ 90°, marbling looking appearance
    Plagioclase

  11. Name a minearl that is metallic brassy, gray streak, gold yellowish color, no apparent cleavage, cubed shaped crystals
    Pyrite

  12. Name a minearl that nonmetallic glassy, light colorless, scratches glass hard, no streak no cleavage
    Quartz

  13. Name a nonmetallic glassy, soft scratched with fingernail, no streak, colorless, shows cleavage, waxy feelings, kind pearlish.
    Gypsum

  14. Name non metallic light color, scratches with finger nail soft, no streak, colorless shows 1 cleavage, flat thin flexible sheets
    muscovite

  15. Name a non metallic light color shiney, fingernail scratch soft, no streak, colorless, shows cleavage, makes bubbles with acid test
    Calcite

  16. Name a mineral that is nonmetallic shiney, hard, no streak, dark greenish to black in color, shows cleavage in 2 directions 2 90°
    Pyroxene

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