Asked in Geology, Rocks and Minerals
What would be considered a rock?
A rock consists of lots of minerals, which are made up of elements such as gold and silver. A rock can contain valuable minerals such as diamonds. Diamonds are the most expensive minerals. You can mine rocks and minerals at a mine ...
Asked in Geology
Which rocks and minerals can diamonds scratch?
Diamonds can pretty much scratch any rocks and minerals. On something called, "Moh's Hardness Scale", the Diamond is the hardest one. So some examples of minerals it can scratch, ~Corundum ~Topaz ~Quartz ~Orthoclase ~Apatite ~Fluorite ~Calcite ~Gypsum ~Talc and many, many more. Diamonds are one of the most hardest minerals. Hope I helped! (I'm learning this in science right now!) ...
Asked in Rocks and Minerals
How are rocks and minerals related?
Rocks and minerals are only related of that multiple minerals form rocks. Other than that, they aren't related at all. rocks are made of minerals All rocks are made of minerals!!!!! Rocks are composed of one or more minerals. ...