What is a mineral glass crystal?

Answer Mineral crystal is a type of glass that is scratch resistant. It is more scratch resistant than artificial glass such as Plexiglas, but not as scratch resistant as sapphire crystal. Mineral crysta... Read More »

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What is a mineral watch crystal?

A mineral watch crystal is a watch crystal made of mineral glass, which is glass that has been tempered to make it harder. Watch crystals can also be made of plexiglass or synthetic sapphire.Refere... Read More »

Monoclinic Crystal System Mineral Types?

Mineralogists use many methods to classify minerals, one of which is symmetry. The elements that make up a mineral are bonded in particular ways into the crystal lattice. The symmetry of a mineral ... Read More »

Is crystal glass?

Crystal is indeed glass--lead glass, to be exact; so called because it contains lead oxide. Typically, glass is produced with sand, soda ash and limestone, these melted at about 3,600 F to form gl... Read More »

Is glass a crystal or liquid?

Glass has a classification of its own and is neither a liquid or crystal. It does not form a regular pattern as crystals do. However, it does not flow as a liquid does. It is neither liquid nor c... Read More »