BJU Science 4 Chapter 10
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A resource that can not be easily replaced
most fresh water comes from
This is buried in a landfill
use wisely, as water, instead of wasting it.
copper, oil, coal and iron
Examples of nonrenewable resources.
Natural gas, coal, oil; formed when plants or animals are buried quickly; causes pollution if not properly used; a nonrenewable resource.
Can be replaced naturally in a short amount of time.
trees, water, and soil
Examples of renewable resources.
Controlling erosion and replacing nutrients are two ways farmers can help maintain _____________.
A natural resource that is a basic need for all living things.
Power produced by moving water.
Power produced by energy from the sun.
Power produced by the flow of air.
A material in nature that God made for our use is ?
to use a resource over and over
process a new item from something old
decrease the use of resources
farmers help maintain soil by controlling ________
farmers help maintain soil by ________ nutrients
to lessen the effect of harvesting trees, an area may be used for a different purpose or may be ______ with new trees.
water, wind, sun
3 renewable energy resources
fossil fuels can cause _____
when people cut down trees for use
fossil fuels are a _____ resource
We should be good stewards of the earth because it was created by ____ and we can _____
God by using these resources wisely.
Sometimes trucks, trains and ships carrying _______
can leak or spill causing pollution.