It can be red,purple,blue, yellow, white, or colorless Hardness 2 1/2 It tastes salty

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Transcript of It can be red,purple,blue, yellow, white, or colorless Hardness 2 1/2 It tastes salty

  • It can be red,purple,blue,yellow, white, or colorlessHardness 2 1/2It tastes salty

  • Know as foolsgold It is brassy yellowIts formula is FeS2

  • Silver gray colorShows CleavageHeavy

  • Chemical formula is Fe2o3Bright red to dark redNo Cleavage

  • CanBecolorless, white, pink, smoky,or purpleLooks glassy chips or breaks like glassHardness is 7 on Mohs scale

  • Can be colorless, white ,tan ,pink, blue, brown, gray, or reddish brownLuster is pearly, silky, or waxy.Streak is white

  • Can be white, green, pink, or grayHardness is very close to glassIt is in a group of minerals that consist of about 60% of earths crust

  • It is the color jadeIts hardness on the mohsscale is 5 to 6It is toxic

  • Black and greenIts name comes from the greek words fire and stranger Planes make a square shape

  • Can be purple, green, yellow, or orangeCrystals are cubesIt has cleavage