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Q: What is iron ore?
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How is iron made of out iron ore?

Iron is not actually made out of iron ore. Iron is extracted through a melting process from the iron ore.

Is iron and iron ore the same?

no they are not the same because iron is a metal that is obtained from its ore called iron ore

What is the ore of iron oxide?

iron ore

What is the ore of iron called as?

Iron ore.

What do you use iron ore used for?

Iron ore is processed in order to get the iron metal from the ore.

Difference between iron ore fines and iron ore pellets?

Iron Ore fines are Iron Ore that have been crushed to under 10mm. Iron Ore pellets are Iron Ore fines that have been concentrated and bonded together to form small balls, or pellets.

What is the name for aluminium ore and iron ore?

iron ore is called haematite

What is a unrefined metal?

iron ore iron ore

What is the metal ore from which you obtain iron?

iron ore.

How do you get iron out of an iron ore in minecraft?

In Minecraft,in order to get iron ore out of a mined block of iron you need to smelt the iron ore block in a furnace.

How do you get iron from iron ore?

You have to smelt it to get the iron out. Other wise, you can't get iron form iron ore.

What form of iron is the chief iron ore?

The principal ore for iron is haematite.

Are iron and iron ore the same thing?

No; iron ore is mixed with copper and smelted; the ore needs to be refined to extract pure iron. You cannot make a tool out of ore, but rather with pure iron.

Why doesn't iron ore rust?

Iron ore is not iron, it is a mixture of compounds containing iron.

What are the uses of iron ore?

Iron Ore is an Iron Compound. Iron ore is usually used to make pig iron(metallic iron), cast iron, corrugated iron structural sheeting, and wrought iron.

How heavy is iron ore?

it depends on how much of Iron Ore you have

What is iron ore composed of?

Iron ore is composed of limestone

Is iron ore nonrenewable?

Iron ore is not a renewable resource.

Is magnetite iron ore?

Magnetite is a mineral ore of iron.

What are the main iron ore exports from Australia?

Iron ore

What is the name of the ore that iron is made of?

It is called iron ore

Is iron ore a mixture or a compound?

Iron ore is a mixture.

How do you get iron out of iron ore?

You smelt (melt the iron ore in a furnace so that all the iron is extracted from the stone and other things that are stuck onto or near the iron ore.

How do you get iron with iron ore minecraft?

You have to mine iron ore and coal make a furnace and melt the iron ore to make iron ingot. Update: THANK YOU SOOO MUCH!!!!!!

What happens to the element in iron ore when the ore is mixed with carbon and heated?

Iron ore is reduced to metallic iron by carbon, which is transformed to carbon dioxide by the oxide in ore