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Minerals 6th grade science
Mohs' Hardness Scale
Hardness
Streak
Formula for Density
A list of 10 minerals on a scale of 1 to 10, used to compare…
A measure of how easily a mineral can be scratched; determine…
The color a mineral leaves when it is powdered on a tile by a…
Mass/Volume mass (g) divided by volume (l)
Mohs' Hardness Scale
A list of 10 minerals on a scale of 1 to 10, used to compare…
Hardness
A measure of how easily a mineral can be scratched; determine…
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Minerals Vocabulary Review Science 6th
MINERAL
MINE
CLASS
CLASSIFY
A Naturally Occurring Solid that forms from inorganic process…
To dig or search for rocks or minerals
A group of things which have the same attributes, features, c…
To group things according to their traits or characteristics
MINERAL
A Naturally Occurring Solid that forms from inorganic process…
MINE
To dig or search for rocks or minerals
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Minerals 6th grade science
Mohs' Hardness Scale
Hardness
Streak
Formula for Density
A list of 10 minerals on a scale of 1 to 10, used to compare…
A measure of how easily a mineral can be scratched; determine…
The color a mineral leaves when it is powdered on a tile by a…
Mass/Volume mass (g) divided by volume (l)
Mohs' Hardness Scale
A list of 10 minerals on a scale of 1 to 10, used to compare…
Hardness
A measure of how easily a mineral can be scratched; determine…
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6th grade Science Minerals
mineral
crystals
luster
streak
a naturally formed, inorganic... solid that has a definite... cryst…
a solid whose atoms, ions,... or molecules are arranged... in a def…
the way in which a... mineral reflects light
the color of the... powder of a mineral
mineral
a naturally formed, inorganic... solid that has a definite... cryst…
crystals
a solid whose atoms, ions,... or molecules are arranged... in a def…
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6th grade science (minerals)
Mineral
Element
Crystal
Streak
A substance that forms in nature,is a solid,has a definite ch…
A substance that cannot be broken down into a simpler substan…
A solid substance in which the atoms are arranged in an order…
The color of a mineral powder left behind when a mineral is s…
Mineral
A substance that forms in nature,is a solid,has a definite ch…
Element
A substance that cannot be broken down into a simpler substan…
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6th grade science - minerals
Mineral
Inorganic
Crystal
Streak
A naturally occurring,inorganic solid that has a crystal stru…
Means that it cannot be formed from materials that were once…
A solid that has flat sides called faces that meet at sharp e…
The color of a minerals powder when it is rubbed against a pi…
Mineral
A naturally occurring,inorganic solid that has a crystal stru…
Inorganic
Means that it cannot be formed from materials that were once…
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6th Grade Science - Minerals
Garnet
Feldspar
Calcite
Mica
dull, dark in color
pinkish, sparkly
clear, smooth, double-vision
in sheets, sometimes see-through
Garnet
dull, dark in color
Feldspar
pinkish, sparkly
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6th grade Science - Minerals
Elements
Crystal
Density
Cleavage
A substance that cannot be broken down into a simpler substan…
A solid substance in which the atoms are arranged in an order…
How closely packed together something is; atoms (how thick so…
The property of a mineral that describes how it is - usually…
Elements
A substance that cannot be broken down into a simpler substan…
Crystal
A solid substance in which the atoms are arranged in an order…
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6th Grade Science - Minerals
Garnet
Feldspar
Calcite
Mica
dull, dark in color
pinkish, sparkly
clear, smooth, double-vision
in sheets, sometimes see-through, glassy, tan, clear
Garnet
dull, dark in color
Feldspar
pinkish, sparkly
15 terms
Minerals 6th grade science
Mohs' Hardness Scale
Hardness
Streak
Formula for Density
A list of 10 minerals on a scale of 1 to 10, used to compare…
A measure of how easily a mineral can be scratched; determine…
The color a mineral leaves when it is powdered on a tile by a…
Mass/Volume mass (g) divided by volume (l)
Mohs' Hardness Scale
A list of 10 minerals on a scale of 1 to 10, used to compare…
Hardness
A measure of how easily a mineral can be scratched; determine…
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6th Grade Science - Minerals
4 things that make a MINERAL a mineral
ELEMENTS are:
An ATOM is:
A COMPOUND is:
It is:... 1. Naturally formed... 2. Inorganic... 3. Solid... 4. With a cr…
Pure substances that cannot be broken down into simpler subst…
The smallest part of an element that has all the properties o…
A substance made of two or more elements that have been chemi…
4 things that make a MINERAL a mineral
It is:... 1. Naturally formed... 2. Inorganic... 3. Solid... 4. With a cr…
ELEMENTS are:
Pure substances that cannot be broken down into simpler subst…
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rocks/minerals science 6th
rock cycle
igneous rock
metamorphic rock
sedimentary rock
an idealized cycle of processes undergone by rocks in the ear…
formed through the cooling and solidification of magma or lava.
type of rock which has been changed by extreme heat and press…
Rock that has formed through the deposition and solidificatio…
rock cycle
an idealized cycle of processes undergone by rocks in the ear…
igneous rock
formed through the cooling and solidification of magma or lava.
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6th Grade Science - Minerals
4 things that make a MINERAL a mineral
ELEMENTS are:
An ATOM is:
A COMPOUND is:
It is:... 1. Naturally formed... 2. Inorganic... 3. Solid... 4. With a cr…
Pure substances that cannot be broken down into simpler subst…
The smallest part of an element that has all the properties o…
A substance made of two or more elements that have been chemi…
4 things that make a MINERAL a mineral
It is:... 1. Naturally formed... 2. Inorganic... 3. Solid... 4. With a cr…
ELEMENTS are:
Pure substances that cannot be broken down into simpler subst…
Minerals 6th grade science
Halite
Hematite
Graphite
Iron
An ore for many salts, Cubic structure, tastes salty, contain…
Ore of iron, reddish to brown streak, magnetic
Lead gray, metallic luster, hardness of 1.5
Element (Fe), metallic luster, magnetic
Halite
An ore for many salts, Cubic structure, tastes salty, contain…
Hematite
Ore of iron, reddish to brown streak, magnetic
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6th grade Science-minerals
Atom
Mineral
Inorganic
Crystalline
Tiny particles that make up matter
Naturally occuring, inorganic solid with a definite chemical…
NOT made by life processes
Atoms are arranged in a pattern that is repeated over and over
Atom
Tiny particles that make up matter
Mineral
Naturally occuring, inorganic solid with a definite chemical…
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6th grade Science - Minerals
Luster
Color
Streak
Hardness
The property of a mineral that describes the way in which lig…
What the mineral looks like to the naked eye; sometimes a min…
The color of a mineral (in powder form) that is left behind w…
The resistance of a mineral to being scratched. Scientists us…
Luster
The property of a mineral that describes the way in which lig…
Color
What the mineral looks like to the naked eye; sometimes a min…
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6th Grade Science Vocab List #2 - Minerals
engineer
mineral
crystal
inorganic
a person who is trained to use both technological and scienti…
a naturally occurring, inorganic solid that has a crystal str…
a solid in which the atoms are arranged in a pattern that rep…
not formed from living things or the remains of living things.
engineer
a person who is trained to use both technological and scienti…
mineral
a naturally occurring, inorganic solid that has a crystal str…
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6th Grade Science: Minerals
Mineral
Graduated cylinder
Fracture
Cleavage
A naturally occurring, inorganic solid with definite structur…
Something used to measure volume
Breakage with jagged or rough edges
Breakage along smooth, flat surfaces
Mineral
A naturally occurring, inorganic solid with definite structur…
Graduated cylinder
Something used to measure volume
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Science Minerals 6th grade
What is a special property of magnitite?
A shiny mineral that breaks in thin sh…
What is the chemical formula for halite?
What is the special property of uraniu…
magnetism
mica
NaCl
radioactive
What is a special property of magnitite?
magnetism
A shiny mineral that breaks in thin sh…
mica
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Science Minerals Vocab 6th
Cleavage
Luster
Streak
Crystal
The tendency of a mineral to split along specific planes to f…
The way a surface reflects light
The color of the powdered form of a mineral
A solid, geometric form that results from a repeating pattern…
Cleavage
The tendency of a mineral to split along specific planes to f…
Luster
The way a surface reflects light
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6th Grade Science - Minerals - Combined
Garnet
Feldspar
Calcite
Mica
dull, dark in color, usually red.
pinkish, sparkly, most common
clear, smooth, double-vision, no color
in sheets, sometimes see-through, glassy, tan, clear
Garnet
dull, dark in color, usually red.
Feldspar
pinkish, sparkly, most common
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Science 6th Grade Minerals
Cleavage
Crystal
Fracture
Hardness
Physical property of some minerals that causes them to break…
Solid in which atoms are arranged in an orderly, repeating pa…
Physical property of some minerals that causes them to break…
Measure of how easily a mineral can be scratched.
Cleavage
Physical property of some minerals that causes them to break…
Crystal
Solid in which atoms are arranged in an orderly, repeating pa…
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6th Grade Science - Minerals
Mineral:
Luster:
Streak:
Hardness:
a naturally formed, inorganic solid that has a specific chemi…
the way the surface of a mineral reflects light; either metal…
the color of a mineral in powdered form.
a measure of scratch resistance of various minerals; when the…
Mineral:
a naturally formed, inorganic solid that has a specific chemi…
Luster:
the way the surface of a mineral reflects light; either metal…
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6th Grade Science Minerals Test
Mineral
Naturally occurring
Inorganic
Solid
a naturally occurring, inorganic solid that has a crystal str…
it is found in the crust of the Earth and not made from human…
it is not made up from any plant or animal parts
it has definite shape and volume
Mineral
a naturally occurring, inorganic solid that has a crystal str…
Naturally occurring
it is found in the crust of the Earth and not made from human…
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6th grade science minerals
Test 1
Test 2
Test 3
Test 4
Color
Streak
Luster
Density
Test 1
Color
Test 2
Streak
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6th Grade: Science Minerals
geode
crystallization
solution
vein
a hollow rock inside which mineral crystals have grown
the process by which atoms are arranged to form a material wi…
a mixture in which one substance is dissolved in another
a narrow deposit of a mineral that is sharply different from…
geode
a hollow rock inside which mineral crystals have grown
crystallization
the process by which atoms are arranged to form a material wi…
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6th Science Aristoi: Rocks & Minerals
cementation
cleavage
compaction
crust
The process by which dissolved minerals crystallize and glue…
A mineral's ability to split easily along flat surfaces.
the process by which sediments are pressed together under the…
The layer of rock that forms Earth's outer surface
cementation
The process by which dissolved minerals crystallize and glue…
cleavage
A mineral's ability to split easily along flat surfaces.
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6th Earth Science - Minerals & Rocks
geology
mineral
hardness
Mohs Scale
The study of the forces that make and shape the earth.
A naturally occurring, inorganic solid with a definite chemic…
A measure of how easily a mineral can be scratched.
A scale from 1 (softest/easily scratched) to 10 (hardest/diff…
geology
The study of the forces that make and shape the earth.
mineral
A naturally occurring, inorganic solid with a definite chemic…
11 terms
6th gr Science Rocks and Minerals
geologist
mineral
property
hardness
A person who studies the earth and its materials
A basic earth material; made of one material.
A characteristic of an object; something you can observe such…
A mineral property determined by which special tools can scra…
geologist
A person who studies the earth and its materials
mineral
A basic earth material; made of one material.
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6th grade science-minerals
mineral
hardness
streak
luster
makes up the rocks of earth crust needs to be inorganic, natu…
Mohs scale of hardness is used to see how minerals resist to…
the color powder left behind when a mineral is rubbed against…
the way light bounces off a mineral describe as matitlic (med…
mineral
makes up the rocks of earth crust needs to be inorganic, natu…
hardness
Mohs scale of hardness is used to see how minerals resist to…
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6th Grade Minerals (Science)
Minerals are what of rocks?
What is a Mineral?
Most Minerals are-
Minerals make up-
The "Building Blocks" of rocks
A solid material found in the Earth's crust that has a defini…
Chemical compounds, that is, two or more elements joined toge…
Rocks
Minerals are what of rocks?
The "Building Blocks" of rocks
What is a Mineral?
A solid material found in the Earth's crust that has a defini…
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6th Earth Science Rocks and Minerals
Rock Cycle
Mineral
Rock
Silicate
sequence of events in which rocks are formed, destroyed, alte…
Basic building blocks of rocks they are composed of elements…
A naturally occurring solid mixture of one or more minerals o…
A mineral that contains both silicon and oxygen and (usually)…
Rock Cycle
sequence of events in which rocks are formed, destroyed, alte…
Mineral
Basic building blocks of rocks they are composed of elements…
32 terms
6TH GRADE SCIENCE Chapter 3: Minerals
What is a Mineral?
Inorganic means
What is a Crystal structure
Minerals are made up of
A mineral is a naturally occurring inorganic solid that has a…
the mineral can't form from materials that were once part of…
the repeating pattern of a mineral's Particles.
specific compounds which result in its own definite chemical…
What is a Mineral?
A mineral is a naturally occurring inorganic solid that has a…
Inorganic means
the mineral can't form from materials that were once part of…
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6th Science Unit 6 Minerals and Rocks
mineral
element
atom
compound
a natural, usually inorganic solid that has a characteristic…
a substance that cannot be separated or broken down into simp…
the smallest unit of an element that maintains the properties…
a substance made up of atoms of two or more different element…
mineral
a natural, usually inorganic solid that has a characteristic…
element
a substance that cannot be separated or broken down into simp…
12 terms
Minerals (Earth's Surface - 6th Grade Science)
Mineral
Element
Crystal
Streak
A substance that forms in nature,is a solid,has a definite ch…
A substance that cannot be broken down into a simpler substan…
A solid substance in which the atoms are arranged in an order…
The color of a mineral powder left behind when a mineral is s…
Mineral
A substance that forms in nature,is a solid,has a definite ch…
Element
A substance that cannot be broken down into a simpler substan…
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6th Grade Science Mineral
List 5 characteristics of mineral?
Why is coal not a true mineral?
A few minerals are found in nature in…
How is the crystal shape of a mineral…
1. Inorganic (non living, never was living)... 2. Solid... 3. Natur…
Because it is organic and therefore it doesn't have all 5 cha…
gold, silver, copper, sulfur
By how the atoms of the elements arrange... themselves within th…
List 5 characteristics of mineral?
1. Inorganic (non living, never was living)... 2. Solid... 3. Natur…
Why is coal not a true mineral?
Because it is organic and therefore it doesn't have all 5 cha…
29 terms
6th Earth Science - Minerals & Rocks
geology
mineral
hardness
Mohs Scale
The study of the forces that make and shape the earth.
A naturally occurring, inorganic solid with a definite chemic…
A measure of how easily a mineral can be scratched.
A scale from 1 (softest/easily scratched) to 10 (hardest/diff…
geology
The study of the forces that make and shape the earth.
mineral
A naturally occurring, inorganic solid with a definite chemic…
8 terms
6th Grade Mineral Science
Mineral
Chemical Composition
Streak
Hardness
A naturally formed inorganic object with a crystalline struct…
A unique chemical formula
Powder form of a Mineral
How hard a mineral is
Mineral
A naturally formed inorganic object with a crystalline struct…
Chemical Composition
A unique chemical formula
8 terms
6th Grade Science Glencoe Chapter 3 Minerals Chapter Review
What is a characteristic of a mineral?
What must all silicates contain?
What is the measure of how easily a mi…
Which of the following must crystallin…
It is inorganic.
Silicon and oxygen
Hardness
Orderly arrangement of atoms
What is a characteristic of a mineral?
It is inorganic.
What must all silicates contain?
Silicon and oxygen
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Mineral: HC 6th grade science
*Mineral
*Elements
*Atoms
*Compound
A natural, usually inorganic solid that has a characteristic…
A substance that cannot be separated or broken down into simp…
1. The smallest unit of an element that maintains the propert…
A substance made up of atoms of two or more different element…
*Mineral
A natural, usually inorganic solid that has a characteristic…
*Elements
A substance that cannot be separated or broken down into simp…
10 terms
6th Grade Minerals Vocab. Science
mineral
luster
streak
hardness
a naturally formed, inorganic solid that has a specific chemi…
the way the surface of a mineral reflects light; either metal…
the color of a mineral in powdered form.
a measure of scratch resistance of various minerals; when the…
mineral
a naturally formed, inorganic solid that has a specific chemi…
luster
the way the surface of a mineral reflects light; either metal…
13 terms
6th Grade Science Unit 6 Rocks and Minerals Lesson 1 Minerals
Mineral
element
Atom
Compound
A naturally occurring, usually inorganic solid that has a def…
Pure substances that cannot be broken down into simpler subst…
The smallest unit of an element that maintains the properties…
A substance made up of molecules of two or more elements.
Mineral
A naturally occurring, usually inorganic solid that has a def…
element
Pure substances that cannot be broken down into simpler subst…
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6th grade Science Rocks, Minerals, & Fossils
Erosion
Weathering
Fracture
Cleavage
Process by which water, ice, wind, or gravity moves fragments…
chemical & physical processes that break down rock at Earth's…
the way a mineral looks when it breaks apart in an unusual way
mineral's ability to split easily along flat surfaces
Erosion
Process by which water, ice, wind, or gravity moves fragments…
Weathering
chemical & physical processes that break down rock at Earth's…
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Rocks and minerals 6th grade science
mineral
magma
igneous rocks
lava
a natural, solid substance that has a definite chemical compo…
melted rock within the Earth
forms when magma is pushed up from the mantle into the cool c…
magma that reaches the surface
mineral
a natural, solid substance that has a definite chemical compo…
magma
melted rock within the Earth
25 terms
Rocks and Minerals 6th Grade Science
What is a mineral?
What is an ore?
Who studies minerals?
What is petrology?
A naturally occurring, inorganic, crystalline solid that has…
A rock that contains certain valuable minerals
A mineralogist
The study of rocks
What is a mineral?
A naturally occurring, inorganic, crystalline solid that has…
What is an ore?
A rock that contains certain valuable minerals
15 terms
Minerals 6th Grade Earth Science Class
Mineral
Inorganic
Crystal System
Streak
a naturally occurring, inorganic solid that has a crystal str…
not formed from living things or the remains of living things.
There are six of these, and these reveal the different patter…
The color of a mineral's powder left on an unglazed porcelain…
Mineral
a naturally occurring, inorganic solid that has a crystal str…
Inorganic
not formed from living things or the remains of living things.
8 terms
Rocks and Minerals - 6th Grade Science
Streak
Cleavage
Fracture
Luster
The color powder a mineral leaves behind when scratch scraped…
Breaks in even cuts
Brakes in uneven cuts
How a mineral reflects light
Streak
The color powder a mineral leaves behind when scratch scraped…
Cleavage
Breaks in even cuts
9 terms
6th Grade Science Vocab List #2 - Minerals
engineer
mineral
crystal
inorganic
a person who is trained to use both technological and scienti…
a naturally occurring, inorganic solid that has a crystal str…
a solid in which the atoms are arranged in a pattern that rep…
not formed from living things or the remains of living things.
engineer
a person who is trained to use both technological and scienti…
mineral
a naturally occurring, inorganic solid that has a crystal str…
11 terms
Science Study Guide for Minerals in 6th Grade
naturally occurring
Moh's Hardness Scale
alloy
cleavage
found in nature
A scale ranking minerals from softest to hardest
a solid mixture of two or more metals
when a mineral splits or breaks easily along flat surfaces
naturally occurring
found in nature
Moh's Hardness Scale
A scale ranking minerals from softest to hardest
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6th Grade Science Mineral Identification
luster
vitreous
streak
porcelain
the way a mineral's surface absorbs or reflects light at its…
a mineral that has a glassy look is also called
the color of a mineral in powdered form is known as its
a mineral's streak is only useful in identifying minerals sof…
luster
the way a mineral's surface absorbs or reflects light at its…
vitreous
a mineral that has a glassy look is also called
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