Minerals and Hardness MCQs Test and Answers pdf Download

Practice minerals and hardness MCQs and earth-science for test prep and learning. Free study guide has multiple choice questions (MCQ) with minerals and hardness quiz as to determine hardness of a mineral, scientists use with answering options perl's scale, richter scale, mohs hardness scale and andy's proficient hardness testing scale for exam preparation. Study to learn minerals and hardness quiz with MCQs to find questions answers based online tests.

MCQs on Minerals and Hardness

MCQ. To determine hardness of a mineral, scientists use

  1. Perl's scale
  2. Richter scale
  3. Mohs hardness scale
  4. Andy's proficient hardness testing scale


MCQ. On Mohs hardness scale, rating of diamond is

  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 5
  4. 10


MCQ. Mineral's resistance to being scratched is called

  1. Fracture
  2. Cleavage
  3. Hardness
  4. Streak


MCQ. Greater resistance of minerals of being getting scratched,

  1. the lower the rating
  2. the greater the rating
  3. more shiny the minerals would be
  4. more dull the minerals would be