Argyle students made a series of videos on Mineral Identification Tests.  (Note:  information was taken from Mining Matters II:  The Earth’s Crust  (Manitoba Edition) )  ( Mining Matters; ; 904-1200 Eglinton Avenue East, Toronto, ON M3C 1H9)


Test One:  Density and Relative Mass


Test  Two:  Physical Property of Hardness


Test Three:  Physical Property of  Streak


Test Four:  Physical Property of Cleavage


Test Five:  Physical Property of Conductivity


Test Six:  Physical Property of Magnetism


Test Seven:  Physical Properties of Colour and Lustre


Test  Eight:  Chemical Properties of Minerals



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