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Geography Grade 9  

created by bexxbexx1… on 1st Jun 14
Very hard level (34% of success)    25 questions - 15 players
Geo
 
1
'Naturally occurring, pure, non-living substance found in rocks' is the definition to what word?
   
   
   
   
   
2
Minerals can be divided in 3 groups based on their composition. What 3 groups are these?
   
   
   
   
   
3
Where is the largest producer of potash?
   
   
   
   
   
4
There are diamond mines in the Northwest Territories. _______ is the largest producer of asbestos.
   
   
   
   
   
5
Canada ranks third in the world for mineral production behind ________ and _______.
   
   
   
   
   
6
What do geologists do?
   
   
   
   
   
7
Name the 3 methods of mining :
   
   
   
   
   
8
'Process whereby metals are removed from ore or concentrate for use in industry' is the definition for what word?
   
   
   
   
   
9
'Waste materials left over from processing ore' is the definition for what word?
   
   
   
   
   
10
'Processing ore into concentrates' is the definition for what word?
   
   
   
   
   
11
'The impurities that are separated from molten metal or move during smelting' is the definition for what word?
   
   
   
   
   
12
What are 5 examples of metallic minerals?
   
   
   
   
   
13
What are 5 examples of fossil fuels?
   
   
   
   
   
14
What are 5 examples of industrial minerals?
   
   
   
   
   
15
Which province produces the most metallic minerals : 1. ____________ 2. ____________
   
   
   
   
   
16
The top three fossil fuel producers are the provinces of _______, _______ and ________. But the province of _________ produces more fossil fuels and the rest of the provinces combined.
   
   
   
   
   
17
Which large province produces no fossil fuels at all?
   
   
   
   
   
18
All diamonds come from a rare structure called a/an _____ pipe
   
   
   
   
   
19
In Yellowknife there was a/an _____ pipe. They found ____ diamonds in one 60kg rock sample. The decided to build a mine and named it _______.
   
   
   
   
   
20
What is the name of Nunavut's first diamond mine?
   
   
   
   
   
21
What are the two categories of energy sources?
   
   
   
   
   
22
Give 3 examples of conventional energy :
   
   
   
   
   
23
Give three examples of alternative energy :
   
   
   
   
   
24
In what order is the percentages of energy use in Canada as of 2003 : 30%, 29%, 18%, 18%, 3%, 2%
   
   
   
   
   
25
Coal formed from the remains of _____ and ______ the grew up to 360 million years ago. The plant remains did not decay because of _______- in the swampy water. This is eventually covered by ______. The _________ of the sentiments turned it into _______.
   
   
   
   
   
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