• Register


Information for users from the old Q&A site
If you have an account from our old Q&A site, your account was transferred over, but you need to reset your password and confirm your email address.
Reset Password here
Confirm Email here

1,687 questions

3,001 answers

770 comments

6,484 users

what is the strongest precious stone known to man?

0 votes
Is the diamond stone the strongest stone out of the precious gems?
asked Aug 1, 2015 by sweetnesslw (120 points)

2 Answers

0 votes
Diamond is the hardest stone.
answered Aug 2, 2015 by Weasel (33,930 points)
Correct. By being the hardest stone, it means that no other stone (or substance) will be able to scratch it other than another diamond.
0 votes
The diamond is the strongest stone. It's Mohs hardness is 10, which is maximum.
answered Aug 4, 2015 by Birthstones.eu (1,600 points)
 


...