Define the following terms :
(i) Mineral,
(ii) Ore, and
(iii) Gangue

AcademicChemistryNCERTClass 10

(i) Minerals are natural materials in which the metals or their compounds are found on earth.
(ii) Ores are those minerals from which metals can be extracted conveniently and profitably.
(iii) Gangue is the unwanted impurities like sand, rocky material present in the ore.
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