Station - Which of these is a rock?
The properties of minerals are important because:
1. It allows us to identify the mineral
2. We may be interested in using mineral materials with particular properties
Note: You cannot identify most minerals based on just one property. However, the posession of several properties may distinguish a particular mineral from others.
- Color - TBA
- Density - TBA
- Harness - TBA
- Fracture - TBA
- Etc. - TBA