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Diamond is harder than quarts when you looking at the Mohs hardeness scale

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You have just made a stack of pancakes. They are sitting on a plate on the breakfast table steaming and ready to be eaten. The butter is dripping down the pancake stack. However, you need the next thing to make this breakfast complete. That is the maple syrup. However, you went to the store and...Read More

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Minerals differ in colors although most of them have a specific color range. However, some minerals have alternate color when they are grounded to powder than their natural attribute. This is the more reason why Geologists and other mineral researchers make use of tiles of unglazed porcel...Read More

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The color of the specimen as it appears to the naked eye under normal lighting conditions. Some mineral as gold will only appear as one color, but due to contaminants and crystal light distortion, many minerals could appear in multiple colors. The streak is the coloration of a mineral in...Read More

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Minerals are naturally occurring solid substances and are found in rocks. Actually, in order to meet the real definition of mineral, five substance requirements must be met, and these requirements are as follows: It must be naturally occurring, it must be inorganic, it must be solid, it must...Read More

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A lot of people are familiar with the acetone because this is something that they use when they want to remove their nail polish. The acetone is usually colorless. I should not be put close to flames because it can be flammable. Mineral spirits can also be considered as a paint thinner but the...Read More

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Fool s gold

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