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Why doesn't the ESRT chart give characteristics for every mineral found on earth?

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Expalin this statement every mineral is an element or compound give an example of a mineral that is an element and a mineral that is a compound?

Minerals are made up of either single elements in crystal form, or  by compounds of elements in a crystal form. An example of an  element mineral would be gold, and a minera

How many minerals are found on Earth?

There are nearly 2,500 recognized minerals on Earth.