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Newfoundland and Labrador:  Teacher Centre
Industries

 

Web Links

These Web sites will provide you with background information.

 

Answer Key

Click on the link below for an answer keys to the activity in the Student Centre:


?_Geography Take a Quiz, Create a Quiz

 

 

 

Web Links

Bell Island Mine Museum  

This Web site for the Bell Island Mine Museum offers students some insight to the history of mining, as well as a photo gallery that lets them take a look right inside a mine. After visiting the site, students could create a fact sheet to summarize information.

Forestry in Newfoundland and Labrador

This site offers a 15-question multiple-choice quiz for students. Once students click on the correct answer, they're taken to a page that gives more information about the topic.

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Answer Key

?_Geography Take a Quiz, Create a Quiz
 

Answers to the on-line quiz are provided on the site. Some of the words students may find unfamiliar include:

  • flakes: platforms used for drying fish
  • stages: high platforms used to keep fish safe while they dry
  • inventory: a detailed list of the numbers of specific items
  • charter: written permission given by a government
  • insular: having to do with islands
  • predominantly: mostly
  • silvicultural: related to growing and looking after forests

Click here to view the student activity.

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