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If a substance is a mineral, how could you identify what type of mineral it is?
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asked by princessleaya
  1. one way is by density
    measure what it weighs in air.
    measure the volume of water it displacees if sunk.
    mass =weight/g (of course if you use scale that is not needed}

    density = mass/volume
    lot of other ways, color, hardness .....

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    posted by Damon
  2. thank you

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    posted by princessleaya
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