People also ask, what are the 6 different mineral groups?
Major Mineral Groups (Part 1)
What are the six common Nonsilicate mineral groups?
III. NON-SILICATE MINERALS (6 classes)
What are the most common group of minerals?
The roughly 1,000 silicate minerals make up over 90% of Earth’s crust. Silicates are by far the largest mineral group. Feldspar and quartz are the two most common silicate minerals. Both are extremely common rock-forming minerals.