“Minerals are indispensible part of our lives.”

“Minerals are indispensible part of our lives.” Support the statement with examples.

Minerals are an indispensable part of our lives.

  • Almost everything we use, from a tiny pin to a towering building or a big ship, all are made from minerals.
  • The railway lines and the tarmac (paving) of the roads, our implements and machinery too are made from minerals.
  • Cars, buses, trains, aeroplanes are manufactured from minerals and run on power resources derived from the earth.
  • Even the food that we eat contains minerals.
  • In all stages of development, human beings have used minerals for their livelihood, decoration, festivities, religious and ceremonial rites.