Mining and quarrying

In this lesson we will describe the processes of mining and quarrying and evaluate their use

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

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Q1.What does it mean to upcycle a material?

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Q2.Which of the following is an example of reusing materials?

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Q3.What is an advantage of recycling materials?

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Q4.What is a good rule to follow when you're calculating a percentage?

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Q5.REVISION: What are low density objects likely to do?

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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!

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.What does it mean to upcycle a material?

1/5

Q2.Which of the following is an example of reusing materials?

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Q3.What is an advantage of recycling materials?

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Q4.What is a good rule to follow when you're calculating a percentage?

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Q5.REVISION: What are low density objects likely to do?

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Video

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Worksheet

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Lesson 14 Mining and Quarrying

This quiz will test knowledge from your Mining and Quarrying lesson AND prior knowledge

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Q1.Why can limestone be used to neutralise lakes?

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Q2.Why is salt used to grit road in winter?

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Q3.Why is copper used for saucepans?

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Q4.Which is currently the most common method for extracting raw materials in the UK?

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Q5.How might a quarry benefit the local people?

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Q6.REVISION: What type of rock is limestone?

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Q7.REVISION: What does 'porous' mean?

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This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

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Lesson 14 Mining and Quarrying

This quiz will test knowledge from your Mining and Quarrying lesson AND prior knowledge

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Question 6

Question 7

Q1.Why can limestone be used to neutralise lakes?

1/7

Q2.Why is salt used to grit road in winter?

2/7

Q3.Why is copper used for saucepans?

3/7

Q4.Which is currently the most common method for extracting raw materials in the UK?

4/7

Q5.How might a quarry benefit the local people?

5/7

Q6.REVISION: What type of rock is limestone?

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Q7.REVISION: What does 'porous' mean?

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Lesson summary: Mining and quarrying

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