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What are the two most abundant elements in common minerals?
Oxygen and silicon are the two most abundant elements found in the most common minerals. The most common minerals found on Earth are silicates. ...
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The twenty minerals that make up most of the rocks of Earth's crust are called?
The rock-forming minerals classified as common include: olivine, pyroxene, amphibole, mica, clay minerals, feldspars, quartz, calcite, and dolomite. ...