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Mineral Identification. Mineral #1. Mineral #1. It will scratch a glass plate but not a streak plate. It produces no streak. Is the luster metallic or nonmetallic? Look at the broken piece. Does it have cleavage or fracture?. Mineral # 2. Mineral # 2.

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mineral 11
Mineral #1
  • It will scratch a glass plate but not a streak plate.
  • It produces no streak.
  • Is the luster metallic or nonmetallic?
  • Look at the broken piece. Does it have cleavage or fracture?
mineral 21
Mineral # 2
  • You can easily scratch it with your fingernail.
  • It breaks into flat layers.
  • The color of its streak is white.
  • What kind of luster does it have?
mineral 31
Mineral # 3
  • A copper penny will NOT scratch this mineral, but a steel nail will.
  • It’s streak is white.
  • Metallic or nonmetallic luster?
  • Cleavage or fracture? (see the cubes)
mineral 41
Mineral # 4
  • You can scratch this mineral with either a strong fingernail or a copper penny.
  • Its streak is gray.
  • Luster?
  • Cleavage or fracture? (see the cubes)
mineral 51
Mineral # 5
  • It will scratch a glass plate.
  • It breaks along flat planes.
  • Its streak is white.
  • Luster?
mineral 61
Mineral # 6
  • This mineral has no streak.
  • It can be scratched by a fingernail or a copper penny.
  • It tastes like salt.
  • Luster?
  • Cleavage or fracture?
mineral 71
Mineral # 7
  • You can scratch it with a penny.
  • Its streak is red.
  • Luster?
  • Cleavage or fracture?
mineral 81
Mineral # 8
  • It can easily be scratched by a fingernail.
  • Its streak is yellow.
  • It has a strong smell.
  • Luster?
  • Cleavage or fracture?
mineral 91
Mineral # 9
  • Its hardness varies from sample to sample.
  • Its streak is red.
mineral 101
Mineral # 10
  • It can scratch a glass plate.
  • Its streak is black.
  • Luster?
  • Cleavage or fracture?
mineral 112
Mineral # 11
  • You can easily scratch it with your fingernail.
  • Its streak is white.
  • It breaks into flat pieces.
  • Luster?
mineral 121
Mineral # 12
  • It can be scratched by a penny or a fingernail.
  • It breaks into flat sheets.
  • It has no streak.
  • Luster?
mineral 131
Mineral # 13
  • It can be scratched by a penny.
  • It has no streak.
  • It breaks along flat planes.
  • It reacts with acid.
mineral 141
Mineral # 14
  • It is very soft and can easily be scratched by your fingernail.
  • Its streak is black.
  • When broken, it forms flat planes.
  • Luster?
  • It is used to make pencil lead.
mineral 32
Mineral # 3

fluorite

mineral 52
Mineral # 5

feldspar

mineral 92
Mineral # 9

hematite

mineral 122
Mineral # 12

muscovite

mineral 142
Mineral # 14

graphite

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