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Sedimentary rocks and fossil fuels 5th grade

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oil
A flammable liquid produced from
organic matter (remains of marine
organisms) buried under layers of
sediments for millions of years
sedimentary rock
Rock made of layers of compressed
sediments
fossil fuels
Non-renewable flammable material (coal, oil,
natural gas) made from the remains of plants
and animals buried in the Earth's crust that is
used to produce heat and power
coal
A fossil fuel formed from the remains of ancient plants at the bottom of a swamp formed by heat and pressure of above sedimentary layers.
natural gas
A flammable material, without a definite
form, produced from organic material
(remains of marine organisms) buried
under layers of sediment found near oil
deposits.
organic matter
The waste and remains of plants and
animals
pressure
The action of force by one object
against another