Rocks and Minerals

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Rocks and Minerals by Mind Map: Rocks and Minerals

1. Properties

1.1. Color

1.2. Transparency

1.3. Luster

1.4. Hardness

1.5. Streak Color

1.6. Reaction with acid

1.7. Light Refraction

2. What is a Mineral

2.1. A mineral is solid natural substance.

3. Shape

3.1. The shapes of minerals can be any shape but here are some of the famous ones. Tetrahedron, cube, octahedron, and rhombohedron.

4. Rocks

4.1. Minerals are found in rocks.

5. Minerals

5.1. gold

5.1.1. silver

5.2. diamond

5.2.1. quartz

6. Rock

6.1. metamorphic

6.1.1. igneous

6.1.1.1. sedimentary

7. Metamorphic

7.1. It is formed by heat and presure

8. Igneous

8.1. Is formed by the cooling of magma

9. Sedimentary

9.1. Is formed by compacted dead plants and rock particles

10. Igneous rocks

10.1. Obsidian and granite

11. Metamorphic rocks

11.1. Marble and quartzite

12. Sedimentary rocks

12.1. Sandstone and limestone

13. Transparency

13.1. Opaque

13.1.1. Transparent

13.1.1.1. Translusent

14. Luster

14.1. How shinny the mineral is