Nevada Silver Mining & the Comstock Lode


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A lode is a

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1. The Comstock Lode was unearthed in

2. Which of these was a major city along the Comstock Lode?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Prepare to answer questions that are in regard to the Comstock Lode. These questions will cover things like its location, unearthing, and development.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

More exactly, you'll be quizzed on:

  • The definition of a lode
  • Where the Comstock Lode was unearthed
  • A major city along the Comstock Lode
  • An author who got started working on the Comstock
  • Impacts of the Comstock Lode

Skills Practiced

  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding what a lode is and interpret it correctly
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the Comstock Lode
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the location of the Comstock Lode

Additional Learning

You can expand your understanding of this material by watching our video lesson, Nevada Silver Mining & the Comstock Lode. This lesson's purpose is to cover:

  • The discovery of the Comstock Lode
  • Important cities along the Comstock
  • Dangers and the decline of the Comstock Lode