Quiz: Chapter 2

This quiz is to test what you learned in Chapter 2: Introduction to mining. Read the question and choose the right answer below.

 

Question 1

The amount of waste rock produced relative to the amount of ore produced is called...

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Question 2

What is the mining terminology for the layer between our feet and the bedrock?

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Question 3

What are tailings?

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Question 4

When is mine closure and mitigation of a mine area planned and designed?

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Question 5

What are gangue minerals?

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Question 6

The chapter mentions four methods to separate ore and gangue minerals and to concentrate ore minerals. Chemical leaching, Gravity separation, Magnetic separation and...

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