Rocks And Minerals

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Rock And Mineral Quizzes & Trivia

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  • 1. 
    Amethyst is a purple variety of what mineral?
    • A. 

      Emerald

    • B. 

      Gold

    • C. 

      Quartz

    • D. 

      Topaz

  • 2. 
    Amethyst is the traditional birthstone for September 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    What is Amethyst's formula?
    • A. 

      Silicate

    • B. 

      Non-Silicate

    • C. 

      Carbonate

    • D. 

      Non- Carbonate

  • 4. 
    Pyrite has a metallic luster
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    What is the hardest type of mineral?
    • A. 

      Feldspar

    • B. 

      Gypsum

    • C. 

      Topaz

    • D. 

      Diamond

  • 6. 
    Gold has a brown streak
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    What color streak does Pyrite ( fool's gold) have?
    • A. 

      Black

    • B. 

      Red

    • C. 

      Yellow

    • D. 

      Purple

  • 8. 
    Quartz is the most common type of mineral on earth
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    Quartz is the most commonly used minerals in the making of jewelry and hardstone carvings. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    There is more than one type of Quartz
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False