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What are the four things that make a mineral a mineral?
a) Solid, Nonliving, Crystal, Made in Nature b) Made in Nature, Nonliving, Solid, Shapeless c) Crystal, Nonliving, Solid, Made by man d) Made in Nature, Liquid, Nonliving, Crystal
The color of a mineral in powder form is
a) density b) special properties c) streak d) hardness
If a rock is magnetic, it has
a) density b) a special property c) hardness d) fracture
What is a solid mixture of a mix of minerals?
a) Element b) Rock c) Superminerals d) Molecule
A silicate mineral must have
a) only oxygen b) only silicon c) both oxygen and silicon d) neither oxygen or silicon
The process of extracting minerals from the ground is called
a) Digging b) Fielding c) Mining d) Prospecting
This is a rock in which you find a valuable mineral
a) Ore b) Mineral Rock c) Prospect d) Richter
Prospecting is when you
a) Try to change land back to the way it was before you mined b) Try to improve the land c) Develop better mining techniques d) Looking for the best place to mine
Reclamation is
a) The process of fixing an area up to make it look the way it did before mining b) Develop better mining techniques c) Improve digging d) Finding the best place to mine
Which form of mining is more damaging to the environment?
a) Surface Mining b) Deep Mining c) Middle Mining d) Low Mining
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