*Different minerals are formed in different types of geological environments, under different conditions; most minerals are either metallic or non-metallic.
*Minerals are very useful to everyone, but they're a non-renewable resource.
*Power (or energy) plays a very important role in our lives; we need power for industry, agriculture, transport, communication, defense, for almost everything we do.
*Broadly speaking, we get power (or electricity) from conventional and non-conventional resources.
*Understand how proper (judicious) use of resources helps sustainable development.
*Develop an awareness towards the conservation of resources, and take initiatives for conservation of resources.
*Learn why resources are important to us.
mineral and power resources (a study of global patterns, with special reference to India)