Metal ores

This lesson looks at what metal ores are, why only some metals are found in ores and how to extract some metals from their ores using carbon.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

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Q1.Revision - what charge does a neutron have?

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Q2.Which is true about potassium?

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Q3.Rank copper, magnesium and platinum from most to least reactive.

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Q4.What is a vigorous reaction?

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Q5.Which of these observations is NOT associated with a vigorous reaction?

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Q6.What is the reactivity series?

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.Revision - what charge does a neutron have?

1/6

Q2.Which is true about potassium?

2/6

Q3.Rank copper, magnesium and platinum from most to least reactive.

3/6

Q4.What is a vigorous reaction?

4/6

Q5.Which of these observations is NOT associated with a vigorous reaction?

5/6

Q6.What is the reactivity series?

6/6

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Quiz:

Metal Ores

This quiz will assess you on knowledge learned in today's lesson, as well as what you have learned in earlier lessons.

Q1.What is an ore?

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Q2.Which statement is TRUE?

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Q3.Which metal can be extracted by heating with carbon?

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Q4.What compound do ores usually contain?

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Q5.Which equation shows zinc being extracted from its ore using carbon?

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Q6.Revision - an atom contains 6 electrons. What is its written electron configuration?

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Q7.Revision - which equation is correct?

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Quiz:

Metal Ores

This quiz will assess you on knowledge learned in today's lesson, as well as what you have learned in earlier lessons.

Q1.What is an ore?

1/7

Q2.Which statement is TRUE?

2/7

Q3.Which metal can be extracted by heating with carbon?

3/7

Q4.What compound do ores usually contain?

4/7

Q5.Which equation shows zinc being extracted from its ore using carbon?

5/7

Q6.Revision - an atom contains 6 electrons. What is its written electron configuration?

6/7

Q7.Revision - which equation is correct?

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Lesson summary: Metal ores

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