Limestone and building materials

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1. Why is concrete an important building material?

  • Due to it's strength
  • Due to it being a good conductor of heat
  • Due to it being renewable
  • Due to it being inexpensive
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2. What is formed when cement is mixed with sand?

  • Calcuim oxide
  • Mortar
  • Calcuim carbonate
  • Concrete

3. What does calcium oxide react with to produce calcium hydroxide?

  • Water
  • Oxygen
  • Carbon dioxide
  • Calcuim carbonate

4. What causes limestone to become damaged?

  • Carbon dioxide
  • Acid rain
  • Rain
  • Oxygen

5. Where can calcuim carbonate be found?

  • Quarries
  • Oceans
  • Waters
  • Rivers

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