Episode #2 - Mineral Properties


Episode 2 expands on the mineral concept by discussing the characteristics of minerals used in mineral identification are discussed. Minerals are categorized by the use of descriptive criteria;


1)  Color
2)  Hardness
3)  Luster
4)  Shape/Cleavage
5)  Density


Fruits are used to describe these elementary criteria and relate to the discussion on how minerals are categorized.