Mineral Review question- Study the lecture notes on Minerals to help you answer the following questions
Name the hardest mineral
What common mineral is sometimes sprinkled on French fries?
What mineral is found in pencils?
Why is it important to know if a mineral has a special property?
The next few questions are True or False
Using my definition of a mineral – water can be considered a mineral?
All minerals have special properties.
Some medicines contain minerals
All minerals can be scratched by a diamond
Talc is soft enough to be scratched with a finger nail
All rocks will contain at least 1 mineral
The most abundant mineral on earth is quartz
12 Calcite has more than one special property
List 4 items needed to check the hardness of a mineral