Gold Mining Facts: Lesson for Kids


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Gold mining is the process of _____.

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1. Throughout history there have been many _____ or a large amount of people moving to a location where gold has been found.

2. What are the two main types of gold mining?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

If you would like to see what you know about gold mining facts, be sure to use this quiz and worksheet. Some facts on the quiz are the process of gold mining and the different types.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

You will be quizzed over:

  • The process of dragging huge buckets on the bottom of rivers to get rocks
  • What gold mining is
  • Term for people moving to a location because gold was found there
  • Types of gold mining
  • Something used to remove gold from dust

Skills Practiced

  • Information recall - remember the details you learned about the process of gold mining
  • Interpreting information - read and understand information about the different types of gold mining
  • Reading comprehension - help you pick out the most important information from the lesson on gold mining

Additional Learning

See what other facts you can learn about by using the lesson called Gold Mining Facts: Lesson for Kids. Using this lesson allows you to:

  • See what gold looks like
  • Learn where gold can be found
  • Look at the different types of mining