Sep 2, 2013 Learn the basics about Minerals and Ores from a perspective of the Chemical Sciences. Minerals and Ores & the extraction of Minerals The Chemistry Journey The . GCSE Science Chemistry 9-1 Extraction of Metals.
An ore is an occurrence of rock or sediment that contains sufficient minerals with economically important elements, typically metals, that can be economically extracted from the deposit. The ores are extracted from the earth through mining; they are then refined