posted by Anonymous .
list the properties that are most useful in identifying minerals.
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The most useful characteristics of a mineral that can be used in a field study are streak color, hardness, crystal system, luster, and color. Other properties might be specific gravity, feel, taste, and reaction to acid. Laboratory tests would include chemical analysis of the mineral's composition. i think..