Fun with Geoscience Trivia

Question Answer
1. What is the mineral name given to clear transparent gypsum? SELENITE
2. In which geological period would rocks of the Santonian age be placed? CRETACEOUS
3. What term is given to the accumulations of washed ore that are thought to be too poor in minerals to be further treated? TAILINGS

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