Gemstone Dig Kit Answers
Jumble Words: birthstone, signet ring, semi-precious, regalia, hope diamond.
Final Phrase: Not all gems are cursed.
Secret Message: Do you know what your birthstone is?
Test your knowledge Answers:
3. Diamond, ruby, sapphire, emerald
6. Marie Antoinette
7. Pearl and coral
8. Evalyn Walsh McLean
1. A rounded gemstone is called a “caboose”. F
2. The “cursed” Hope Diamond is now in a museum. T
3. Some gemstones come from sea creatures. T
4. Soldiers thought tigers eye helped them see in the dark. F
5. Birthstones are the same all over the world. F
6. Colored stones have been used in amulets for centuries. T
7. Quartz is supposed to offer protection from sorcerers. F
8. A monarch’s “regalia” includes crowns & scepters of gems. T
9. Wearing amethyst will make you feel drunk. F
10. Precious stones are always the most valuable F