Mineral Identification Key - Common Minerals-Samples:
NOTE- This is a Re-posted Product -
A nice introduction Mineral Identification Key, contains over 30 commonly used lab minerals. Some exotic or rare minerals are excluded to allow students to successfully identify lab samples.
Mineral key includes 6 different tables of characteristics and minerals to help students narrow down samples by standard mineral characteristics:
- Hardness-Streak-Cleavage-Specific Gravity-Luster-Fracture
See Practice Activity Below:
MIK Practice Activity
Used in 7th/10th grade High School Earth Science and Geology classes.