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The Iron Range

Title: Formation of the Mesabi Range
Type: Book
Date: 1894
Source: Orson C. Gillett

Description: Mr. Gillett wrote this description of the geological processes that formed the Mesaba Iron Range.
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Formation of the Mesabi Range

Activities:

  1. What proof does this writer have that the rocks he says are on the Mesabi are actually there?



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  2. What do the frequent references to God tell you about the writer?



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  3. How were the rocks on the Mesabi Range formed?



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  4. Since the area is dry now, how does the writer explain how sedimentary rocks could have formed?



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