Abilities (what you learned):
Explain two examples of magmatic ore deposits.
Explain Plate tectonic setting of hydrothermal ore deposits
Explain the process of formation of a common evaporite mineral.
Explain the formation of placer deposits.
Describe one potential hazard associated with underground mining.
Discuss the environmental concerns of mining, and suggest alternative methods
Speculate on the exploitation of mineral resources from the Moon.
Discuss Ni-Cu sulfide deposits as an mineral resource, given pros and cons
of their mining.
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