Rocks and Minerals

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Humans use minerals and rocks for every object we have. Choose a mineral, mineraloid, or rock that has been important enough to mine for our human civilization. Explain how we use it? What method of mining is used to extract it from the ground? Are there any hazards associated with mining this substance?

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Running Head: COAL MINING


Coal Mining
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Coal is one of the minerals which has played a key role in human civilization. It is
considered to be a sedimentary rock, they are made from inorganic substances such as minerals.
The mineral has been in use for many centuries. Throughout that period, it has played a crucial
role in improving human civilization, especially during the industrial revolution.
How coal is used
Coal is used to generate electricity, in the man...

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