[graph showing increasing US oil imports] What does it mean?
the US is becoming too dependent on oil import
Who are the countries that we import the most oil from? How do you think this affects the way we treat them?
Canada, Saudi Arabia, and Mexico. It makes us act nicer to them, so that they continue to provide us with oil.
Who are the three biggest consumers of oil in the world?
the United States, China, and Japan
__% of the world (the richest countries) consume __% of the world's oil
What do the percentages mean for the poor countries of the world?
their world is being ruined by means out of their control; they don't get any say in what the world's oil supply is used for
Who are the three biggest producers of oil in the world?
Saudi Arabia, Russia, and the United States
What three countries have the most oil reserves?
Saudi Arabia, Iran, and Iraq
Why would a country pump out their oil slowly?
they make the supply low, so the price is high; it lasts longer
If the oil-producing countries want to make the most money possible, what should they do?
they should limit the amount of oil they produce, so that the demand will be higher, and countries will be willing to pay more; they should also wait until others have already sold their oil so they everyone will buy from them