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Chapter 5: Earth's Energy and Mineral Resources
biomass energy
coal
fossil fuel
geothermal energy
renewable energy derived from burning organic materials such…
sedimentary rock formed from decayed plant material; the worl…
nonrenewable energy resource, such as oil and coal, formed ov…
inexhaustible energy resource that uses hot magma or hot, dry…
biomass energy
renewable energy derived from burning organic materials such…
coal
sedimentary rock formed from decayed plant material; the worl…
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Chapter 5 - Earth's Energy and Mineral Resources
biomass energy
coal
fossil fuel
geothermal energy
renewable energy driven from burning organic materials such a…
sedimentary rock formed from decayed plant material; the worl…
nonrenewable energy resource, such as oil and coal, formed ov…
inexhaustible energy resource that uses hot magma or hot, dry…
biomass energy
renewable energy driven from burning organic materials such a…
coal
sedimentary rock formed from decayed plant material; the worl…
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Chapter 5, "Earth's Energy and Mineral Resources"
Geothermal Energy
Natural Gas
Oil
Coal
Energy obtained by using hot magma inside Earth.
A type of fossil fuel that exists in a gaseous state.
A type of fossil fuel that exists as a thick, black liquid. I…
The most abundant type of fossil fuel; it exists as a rock.
Geothermal Energy
Energy obtained by using hot magma inside Earth.
Natural Gas
A type of fossil fuel that exists in a gaseous state.
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Chapter 5 Earth's energy and mineral resources
nonrenewable energy source
fossil fuels
coal
hydrocarbons
being used up faster than they can be renewed
nonrenewable energy source, made of plant and animal remains
most abundant fossil fuel, sedimentary rock of minimum 50% pl…
only contains carbon and hydrogen, found in all fossil fuels
nonrenewable energy source
being used up faster than they can be renewed
fossil fuels
nonrenewable energy source, made of plant and animal remains
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Science 7, Chapter 5, Earth's Energy and Mineral Resources
natural resource
examples of natural resources
where most of the earth's energy origi…
renewable resource
any natural material that is used by humans
water, wind, animals, minerals, rocks, plants
the sun
a natural resource that can be replaced at the same rate at w…
natural resource
any natural material that is used by humans
examples of natural resources
water, wind, animals, minerals, rocks, plants
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Chapter 5 - Earth's Energy and Mineral Resources
Fuel
Energy
Nonrenewable Resources
Fossil Fuels
A material that provides useful energy
The ability to cause change
Resources that are being used faster than natural Earth proce…
Fuels such as coal, oil, and natural gas that form from the r…
Fuel
A material that provides useful energy
Energy
The ability to cause change
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Earth's Energy and Mineral Resources (Chapter 5)
Fossil Fuels
Coal
Oil
Natural Gas
fuels such as coal, oil and natural gas that form from the re…
a rock that contains at least 50% plant remains
a thick, black liquid formed from the buried remains of micro…
forms under similar conditions and often with oil, but it for…
Fossil Fuels
fuels such as coal, oil and natural gas that form from the re…
Coal
a rock that contains at least 50% plant remains
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Chapter 5 - Earth's Energy and Mineral Resources
Nonrenewable Resources
Fossil Fuels
Coal
Oil
Resources that are being used faster that natural Earth proce…
Fuels such as coal, oil, and natural gas that form from the r…
A sedimentary rock formed from the compacted and transformed…
A liquid hydrocarbon that is often referred to as petroleum.…
Nonrenewable Resources
Resources that are being used faster that natural Earth proce…
Fossil Fuels
Fuels such as coal, oil, and natural gas that form from the r…
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Science Chapter 5 Earth's Energy and Mineral Resources
fossil fuels
Coal
Oil
natural gas
nonrenewable energy resources such as coal, oil, and natural…
a rock that contains at least 50% plant remains; typically fo…
thick black liquid from from the buried remains of microscopi…
forms under similar conditions as oil, but it forms in a gase…
fossil fuels
nonrenewable energy resources such as coal, oil, and natural…
Coal
a rock that contains at least 50% plant remains; typically fo…
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Chapter 5- Earth's Energy and Mineral Resources
fossil fuels
coal
oil
natural gas
nonrenewable energy resource, such as oil and coal, formed ov…
sedimentary rock formed from decayed plant material; the worl…
liquid fossil fuel formed from marine organisms that is burne…
fossil fuel formed from marine organisms that is often found…
fossil fuels
nonrenewable energy resource, such as oil and coal, formed ov…
coal
sedimentary rock formed from decayed plant material; the worl…
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Chapter 5 Earth's Energy and Mineral Resources
fossil fuels
Coal
Synthetic fuels
Stages of coal formation
fuels such as coal, oil, and natural gas that form from the r…
sedimentary rock formed from decayed plant material; the worl…
extracted from solid organic material; can be created from co…
1.) Dead plant material accumulates in swamps and eventually…
fossil fuels
fuels such as coal, oil, and natural gas that form from the r…
Coal
sedimentary rock formed from decayed plant material; the worl…
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Chapter 5- Earth's Energy and Mineral Resources
fossil fuels
coal
oil
natural gas
nonrenewable energy resource, such as oil and coal, formed ov…
sedimentary rock formed from decayed plant material; the worl…
liquid fossil fuel formed from marine organisms that is burne…
fossil fuel formed from marine organisms that is often found…
fossil fuels
nonrenewable energy resource, such as oil and coal, formed ov…
coal
sedimentary rock formed from decayed plant material; the worl…
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Chapter 5-Earth's Energy and Mineral Resources
fossil fuel
coal
oil
natural gas
a nonrenewable energy resource formed from the remains of org…
a solid, hard black substance that burns and gives off heat.…
a thick, black liquid formed from the buried remains of micro…
a fossil fuel in the gaseous state; forms under similar condi…
fossil fuel
a nonrenewable energy resource formed from the remains of org…
coal
a solid, hard black substance that burns and gives off heat.…
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Chapter 5: earths energy and mineral resources
Acid precipitation
Smog
Carbonic acid
Petroleum
Any form of precipitation including rain, snow, hail, fog, or…
Fog that has become mixed and polluted with smoke
A very weak acid formed in solution when carbon dioxide disso…
A liquid mixture of hydrocarbons that is present in certain r…
Acid precipitation
Any form of precipitation including rain, snow, hail, fog, or…
Smog
Fog that has become mixed and polluted with smoke
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Chapter 5 Earth's Energy and Mineral Resources Study Guide
Oil, coal, and natural gas are _______…
The most abundant fossil fuel in the w…
A large enough amount of a mineral tha…
Resources used faster than Earth can r…
Fossil Fuels
Coal
Ore
Nonrenewable
Oil, coal, and natural gas are _______…
Fossil Fuels
The most abundant fossil fuel in the w…
Coal
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Chapter 5 Earth's Energy and Mineral Resources Vocabulary
Fuel
Fossil Fuel
Coal
Oil
Material that provides useful energy
Non-renewable energy resources, such as oil and coal, formed…
Sedimentary rock formed from decayed plant material; the worl…
Liquid fossil fuel formed from marine organisms that is burne…
Fuel
Material that provides useful energy
Fossil Fuel
Non-renewable energy resources, such as oil and coal, formed…
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Science 7, Chapter 5, Earth's Energy and Mineral Resources
natural resource
examples of natural resources
where most of the earth's energy origi…
renewable resource
any natural material that is used by humans
water, wind, animals, minerals, rocks, plants
the sun
a natural resource that can be replaced at the same rate at w…
natural resource
any natural material that is used by humans
examples of natural resources
water, wind, animals, minerals, rocks, plants
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Vocabulary: Earth's Energy and Mineral Resources (Chapter 5)
Fossil Fuels
Coal
Oil
Natural Gas
fuels such as coal, oil and natural gas that form from the re…
a rock that contains at least 50% plant remains
a thick, black liquid formed from the buried remains of micro…
forms under similar conditions and often with oil, but it for…
Fossil Fuels
fuels such as coal, oil and natural gas that form from the re…
Coal
a rock that contains at least 50% plant remains
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Chapter 5 Earth's Energy and Mineral Resources Study Guide
Oil, coal, and natural gas are _______…
The most abundant fossil fuel in the w…
A large enough amount of a mineral tha…
Resources used faster than Earth can r…
Fossil Fuels
Coal
Ore
Nonrenewable
Oil, coal, and natural gas are _______…
Fossil Fuels
The most abundant fossil fuel in the w…
Coal
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Earth Science-Chapter 5: Earth's Energy and Mineral Resources
Most energy sources are what?
What does nonrenewable mean?
Fossil fuels are formed from what?
What are some examples of organic foss…
Nonrenewable
They are used up faster than natural processes can replace them
Remains of swamp plants and other organisms that were buried…
oil, natural gas, and coal
Most energy sources are what?
Nonrenewable
What does nonrenewable mean?
They are used up faster than natural processes can replace them
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Chapter 5,Earth's energy and mineral resources flashcards
Fuel
Fossil fuel
Coal
Oil
A material that provides useful energy.
Fuels such as coal,oil, and natural gas that form from the re…
A rock that contains at least 50 percent of plant remains.
A thick, black liquid formed from the buried remains of micro…
Fuel
A material that provides useful energy.
Fossil fuel
Fuels such as coal,oil, and natural gas that form from the re…
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Ch 5 Earth's Energy and Mineral Resources
solar energy
renewable resources
non-renewable
fossil fuels
energy derived from the sun
may be replaced or restored as it is used within a relatively…
resources that may be used faster than natural process may re…
made from the remains of plants and animals buried for millio…
solar energy
energy derived from the sun
renewable resources
may be replaced or restored as it is used within a relatively…
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6th Grade Science Glencoe Chapter 5 Earth's Energy and Mineral Resources
fossil fuels
Coal
Oil
natural gas
nonrenewable energy resources such as coal, oil, and natural…
a rock that contains at least 50% plant remains; typically fo…
thick black liquid from from the buried remains of microscopi…
forms under similar conditions as oil, but it forms in a gase…
fossil fuels
nonrenewable energy resources such as coal, oil, and natural…
Coal
a rock that contains at least 50% plant remains; typically fo…
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Science Chapter 5 Earth Resources
streak
mineral
cleavage
luster
the color of the powder that a mineral leaves when it is scra…
natural, nonliving solid crystals that make up rocks
property of mineral to break along a smooth, flat surface
the way the surface of a mineral reflects light
streak
the color of the powder that a mineral leaves when it is scra…
mineral
natural, nonliving solid crystals that make up rocks
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Earth Science: Ch. 5 - Energy and Mineral Resources
fossil fuels
coal
oil
natural gas
Fuels that form from the remains of plants and other organism…
A rock that contains at least 50% plant remains. This is the…
A thick, black liquid formed from the buried remains of micro…
A fossil fuel that forms under similar conditions and often w…
fossil fuels
Fuels that form from the remains of plants and other organism…
coal
A rock that contains at least 50% plant remains. This is the…
36 terms
Earth Science Chapter 5 Energy Resources
natural resource
examples of natural resources
where most of the earth's energy origi…
renewable resource
any natural material that is used by humans
water, wind, animals, minerals, rocks, plants
the sun
a natural resource that can be replaced at the same rate at w…
natural resource
any natural material that is used by humans
examples of natural resources
water, wind, animals, minerals, rocks, plants
15 terms
6th Grade Science Glencoe Chapter 5 Earth's Energy and Mineral Resources
fossil fuels
Coal
Oil
natural gas
nonrenewable energy resources such as coal, oil, and natural…
a rock that contains at least 50% plant remains; typically fo…
thick black liquid from from the buried remains of microscopi…
forms under similar conditions as oil, but it forms in a gase…
fossil fuels
nonrenewable energy resources such as coal, oil, and natural…
Coal
a rock that contains at least 50% plant remains; typically fo…
36 terms
Earth Science Chapter 5 Energy Resources
natural resource
examples of natural resources
where most of the earth's energy origi…
renewable resource
any natural material that is used by humans
water, wind, animals, minerals, rocks, plants
the sun
a natural resource that can be replaced at the same rate at w…
natural resource
any natural material that is used by humans
examples of natural resources
water, wind, animals, minerals, rocks, plants
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CH.5 Earth's Energy and Mineral Resources
Fuel
Fossil Fuels
Coal
Oil
______ a material that provides useful energy.
________ ________ are fuels such as coal, oil, and natural ga…
________ is a rock that contains at least 50 percent plant re…
______ is a thick, black liquid formed from the buried remain…
Fuel
______ a material that provides useful energy.
Fossil Fuels
________ ________ are fuels such as coal, oil, and natural ga…
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Chapter 5 Earth's Resources
a solid, natural material made from no…
the way a mineral reflects light
a rock made of compacted and cemented…
rock formed when magma or lava cools a…
mineral
luster
sedimentary rock
igneous rock
a solid, natural material made from no…
mineral
the way a mineral reflects light
luster
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Science Chapter 5 Vocabulary- Earth's Resources
mineral
streak
luster
cleavage
natural, nonliving, solid crystals that make up rocks
color of the powder that a mineral leaves when it is scratche…
the way the surface of a mineral reflects light
property of minerals to break along smooth, flat, surfaces
mineral
natural, nonliving, solid crystals that make up rocks
streak
color of the powder that a mineral leaves when it is scratche…
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Science Chapter 5 Vocabulary- Earth's Resources
mineral
streak
luster
cleavage
natural, nonliving, solid crystals that make up rocks
color of the powder that a mineral leaves when it is scratche…
the way the surface of a mineral reflects light
property of minerals to break along smooth, flat, surfaces
mineral
natural, nonliving, solid crystals that make up rocks
streak
color of the powder that a mineral leaves when it is scratche…
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Earth's Resources - Chapter 5
mineral
soil
fossil fuel
nonrenewable resource
a solid material of Earth's crust with a distinct composition
a mixture of bits of rock and once-living things
a fuel formed from the remains of ancient forms of life
a resource that cannot be replaced within a short period of t…
mineral
a solid material of Earth's crust with a distinct composition
soil
a mixture of bits of rock and once-living things
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Ch 5 Earth's Energy and Mineral Resources
fossil fuels
coal
oil
natural gas
are fuels such as coal, oil, and natural gas that form from t…
is a rock that contains at least 50% plant remains
is a thick, black liquid
forms under similar conditions and often with oil
fossil fuels
are fuels such as coal, oil, and natural gas that form from t…
coal
is a rock that contains at least 50% plant remains
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Chapter 5: Earth's Resources vocabulary
streak
cleavage
mineral
luster
color of powder a mineral leaves when it is scratched across…
property of minerals to break along smooth, flat surface
natural, nonliving solid crystals that make up rocks
the way the surface of a mineral reflects light
streak
color of powder a mineral leaves when it is scratched across…
cleavage
property of minerals to break along smooth, flat surface
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Chapter 5: Earth's Resources
Extrusive rocks
intrusive rocks
cleavage
fracture
rocks formed from molten lava that hardens on the earth's sur…
a type of igneous rock that cools and hardens beneath the sur…
A mineral's ability to split easily along flat surfaces
A mineral's ability to show when it has uneven or rough surfa…
Extrusive rocks
rocks formed from molten lava that hardens on the earth's sur…
intrusive rocks
a type of igneous rock that cools and hardens beneath the sur…
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Chapter 5: Earth's Resources
mineral
luster
streak
hardness
natural, nonliving solid crystals that make up rocks
is the way the surface of a mineral reflects light
color of the powder that a mineral leaves when it is scratche…
is how easily the surface of a mineral can be scratched
mineral
natural, nonliving solid crystals that make up rocks
luster
is the way the surface of a mineral reflects light
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Science Chapter 5: Earth's Resources
deposition
ore
nonrenewable resources
reclamation
the laying down of pieces of rock that have been weathered an…
a rock that is rich in valuable minerals
resource that exists in limited amounts or is used faster tha…
the process of restoring land after it has been used
deposition
the laying down of pieces of rock that have been weathered an…
ore
a rock that is rich in valuable minerals
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Chapter 5: Earth Minerals
mineral
biogenic mineral
solid
crystalline solid
a naturally occurring solid, formed by geologic processes, th…
solid, crystalline materials that are produced by organisms a…
a state of matter that can maintain its shape indefinitely.
A material in which atoms are fixed in an orderly fashion.
mineral
a naturally occurring solid, formed by geologic processes, th…
biogenic mineral
solid, crystalline materials that are produced by organisms a…
Earth Science Chapter 5 MINERALS
A solid whose atoms, ions, or molecule…
the basic unit of the structure of sil…
a natural, usually inorganic solid tha…
a mineral that contains a combination…
crystal
silicon-oxygen tetrahedron
mineral
silicate mineral
A solid whose atoms, ions, or molecule…
crystal
the basic unit of the structure of sil…
silicon-oxygen tetrahedron
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CH.5 Earth's Energy and Minerals Resources
Fuel
Fossil fuel
Coal
Oil
A material that provides useful energy is called _______.
Fuels such as coal, oil, and natural gas that form from remai…
A rock that contains at least 50 percent plant remains is ___…
A thick black liquid formed from the buried, remains of micro…
Fuel
A material that provides useful energy is called _______.
Fossil fuel
Fuels such as coal, oil, and natural gas that form from remai…
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Chapter 5: Earth's Resources
hardness
igneaous
landform
luster
How easily the surface of a mineral can be scratched
rocks that form from molten rock
a natural land feature on the Earth's surface
the way the surface of a mineral reflects light
hardness
How easily the surface of a mineral can be scratched
igneaous
rocks that form from molten rock
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Minerals of Earth's Crust (chapter 5)
Mineral
Silicate Mineral
Nonsilicate Mineral
Crystal
A natural, usually inorganic solid that has a characteristic…
A mineral that contains a combination of silicon and oxygen,…
A mineral that doesn't contain compounds of silicon and oxygen
A solid whose atoms, ions, or molecules are arranged in a reg…
Mineral
A natural, usually inorganic solid that has a characteristic…
Silicate Mineral
A mineral that contains a combination of silicon and oxygen,…
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Science Ch. 5 Earth's Mineral Resources
biomass
coal
fission
fossil fuels
Renewable energy resource derived from burning organic materi…
The most abundant fossil fuel in the world. Sedimentary rock…
The splitting of heavy elements to produce energy. (reactions…
Fuels that form from the remains of plants and other organism…
biomass
Renewable energy resource derived from burning organic materi…
coal
The most abundant fossil fuel in the world. Sedimentary rock…
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earth's resources vocabulary chapter 5
crust
landform
loam
texture
the thin layer of rock that covers Earth's surface
natural land feature on Earth's surface
a soil mixture of sand, silt, clay, humus, air, and water
the feel of soil based on the size of its particles
crust
the thin layer of rock that covers Earth's surface
landform
natural land feature on Earth's surface
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Earth 20 mineral resources
Which of the following sedimentary min…
Hydrothermal ore deposits are primaril…
What is the difference between a miner…
Where are minerals typically found?
A. banded iron formation (BIF)... found in Earth's primitive atm…
D. just outside of igneous intrusions.
A. a resource cannot currently be mined profitably while a re…
where plate tectonics put them over time (old and new mountai…
Which of the following sedimentary min…
A. banded iron formation (BIF)... found in Earth's primitive atm…
Hydrothermal ore deposits are primaril…
D. just outside of igneous intrusions.
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Chapter 5: Earth's Resources
mineral
luster
hardness
sedimentary rock
a solid nonliving material of Earth's crust with a distinct c…
the way a mineral reflects light from its surface
a measure of how well a mineral resist scratching
a rock made of compacted and cemented materials
mineral
a solid nonliving material of Earth's crust with a distinct c…
luster
the way a mineral reflects light from its surface
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Chapter 5: Earth's Resources
streak
cleavage
luster
igneous
color of the powder left behind when a mineral is scratched a…
breaking points
way the surface of a mineral reflects light
rocks that form from molten rock above or below Earth's surface
streak
color of the powder left behind when a mineral is scratched a…
cleavage
breaking points
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Earth's Mineral Resources
Antacid
Watch part
Salt
Bracelet
Calcite
Quartz
Halite
hematite
Antacid
Calcite
Watch part
Quartz
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Science Vocabulary Chapter 5 Earth's Resources
mineral
igneous rock
sedimentary rock
metamorphic rock
A substance found in nature that is not a plant or animal.
A "fire made" rock formed when melted rock cools and hardens
Rock formed when sand, mud and pebbles at the bottom of lakes…
A rock that has changed form through squeezing and heating
mineral
A substance found in nature that is not a plant or animal.
igneous rock
A "fire made" rock formed when melted rock cools and hardens
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