Samples of the Day! Mineral lists

 Sample Set 1: Elemental and Simple Oxide Minerals

 Sample Set 2: Evaporite Minerals.

 Sample Set 3: Carbonates of All Flavors

 Sample Set 4: "Simple" Silicates

 Sample Set 5: Single Chain and Ring Silicates

 Sample Set 6: Amphiboles, and Amphibole-like Things

 Sample Set 7: Framework Silicates (mostly very familiar!)

 Sample Set 8: More Tectosilicates

 Sample Set 9: Sheet Silicates

 Sample Set 10: Sulfides and Other Ores

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