3RD PLANET STUDY GUID1 - 1 New art forms churches were...

Info icon This preview shows pages 1–2. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
3 RD  PLANET STUDY GUIDE #3 NATURAL RESOURCES What are some implications of the Comstock Lode for the transcontinental railroad, the  greatest movie ever made, the Bonanza television series? Any other implications? Citizen Cain: Greatest movie ever made Trans-Continental Railway: Between 1859-1882 the Cornstock produced 30 million  in gold and silver. Most went to San-Francisco to promote the growth. It helped  the union finance the civil war and was the impetus to the transcontinental  railroad. It was the first large scale example of industrial mining.    Does Mexico have any hydrothermal vein gold or silver deposits?  Silver   If so, did they have any effect on Mexico's colonial history? Yes, Pachucha-Real de Monto produced about 6% of the world total silver production.  Patio amalgamation process invented in Mexico   What changes in Europe were influenced by Colonial Latin American gold and silver?
Image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Image of page 2
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

Unformatted text preview: 1. New art forms, churches were decorated with gold and silver. 2. Rise of merchant class and end of feudalism 3. Gold worked for jewelry decoration, and valuable coins. 4. Silver provided the means to coins the large amounts of low-value coins needed for everyday transactions. 5. In 50 years the amount of gold and silver in Europe tripled. What country is the world’s major producer of gold? Of silver? Gold: South Africa Silver: Mexico What are some major uses of gold? Personal anormant, monetary, gold leaf, electronics, other special uses (put it on windows reflects cosmic radiation so it won’t get through.) What is this country’s leading state for the production of gold? Of silver? Gold: Nevada Silver: Nevada...
View Full Document

  • Fall '10
  • wagner
  • Greatest Movie, Planet Study Guide, hydrothermal vein gold, Bonanza television series, Latin American gold, Patio amalgamation process

{[ snackBarMessage ]}

What students are saying

  • Left Quote Icon

    As a current student on this bumpy collegiate pathway, I stumbled upon Course Hero, where I can find study resources for nearly all my courses, get online help from tutors 24/7, and even share my old projects, papers, and lecture notes with other students.

    Student Picture

    Kiran Temple University Fox School of Business ‘17, Course Hero Intern

  • Left Quote Icon

    I cannot even describe how much Course Hero helped me this summer. It’s truly become something I can always rely on and help me. In the end, I was not only able to survive summer classes, but I was able to thrive thanks to Course Hero.

    Student Picture

    Dana University of Pennsylvania ‘17, Course Hero Intern

  • Left Quote Icon

    The ability to access any university’s resources through Course Hero proved invaluable in my case. I was behind on Tulane coursework and actually used UCLA’s materials to help me move forward and get everything together on time.

    Student Picture

    Jill Tulane University ‘16, Course Hero Intern