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Chapter 5: Energy Resources
Energy Resource
Fossil Fuel
Petroleum
Natural Gas
a natural resource that humans use to generate energy
a nonrenewable energy resource formed from the remains of org…
a liquid mixture of complex hydrocarbon compounds; used widel…
a mixture of gaseous hydrocarbons located under the surface o…
Energy Resource
a natural resource that humans use to generate energy
Fossil Fuel
a nonrenewable energy resource formed from the remains of org…
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Chapter 5 Energy Resources
fuel
fossil fuel
plant
millions
A substance that provides energy as the result of a chemical…
Coal, oil, or natural gas that forms over millions of years f…
Coal is a solid fossil fuel formed from decaying ____________…
Fossil fuels are considered nonrenewable resources because th…
fuel
A substance that provides energy as the result of a chemical…
fossil fuel
Coal, oil, or natural gas that forms over millions of years f…
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Chapter 5 - Energy Resources
acid precipitation
coal
fossil fuel
natural gas
rain, sleet, or snow that has a high concentration of acids
a fossil fuel that forms underground from partially decompose…
a nonrenewable energy resource formed from the remains of org…
a mixture of gaseous hydrocarbons located under the surface o…
acid precipitation
rain, sleet, or snow that has a high concentration of acids
coal
a fossil fuel that forms underground from partially decompose…
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Chapter 5 Energy and Energy Resources
Energy
Kinetic Energy
Potential Energy
Mechanical Energy
the capacity to do work
the energy of an object that is due to the object's motion
the energy that an object has because of the position, shape,…
the amount of work an object can do because of the objects ki…
Energy
the capacity to do work
Kinetic Energy
the energy of an object that is due to the object's motion
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Chapter 5 - Energy Resources
Natural Resources
Renewable Resource
Nonrenewable resource
recycling
Any natural substance organism, or energy from that living th…
Can be sued over and over in a short time
natural resource that cannot be replaced
process by which used or discarded materials are treated for…
Natural Resources
Any natural substance organism, or energy from that living th…
Renewable Resource
Can be sued over and over in a short time
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Energy and Energy Resources Chapter 5: Energy Resources
Most of the energy that we use everyda…
A small amount of energy that reaches…
Electric power plants
The three main sources of energy used…
the sun
inside Earth
produce most of the energy people use in their daily lives
burning fuels, nuclear energy in uranium, and hydroelectric p…
Most of the energy that we use everyda…
the sun
A small amount of energy that reaches…
inside Earth
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Chapter 5- Energy resources
fuel
energy transformation
combustion
fossil fuels
a substance that provides energy
a change from one form of energy to another
this means burning
energy rich substances formed from the remains of organisms
fuel
a substance that provides energy
energy transformation
a change from one form of energy to another
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Chapter 5 ~ Energy Resources
natural resource
renewable resource
nonrenewable resource
fresh water
Any natural material that is used by humans, such as water, p…
A natural resource that can be replaced at the same rate at w…
A resource that forms at a rate that is much slower than the…
Name an example of a renewable resource.
natural resource
Any natural material that is used by humans, such as water, p…
renewable resource
A natural resource that can be replaced at the same rate at w…
Energy and Energy Resources (Chapter 5)
Work
Gravitational Potential Energy
Energy
Energy Transformation
force applied over a distance
increases as you life an object higher
the ability to do work or cause change
occurs when energy changes from one type to another
Work
force applied over a distance
Gravitational Potential Energy
increases as you life an object higher
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Chapter 5: Energy and Energy Resources
Energy
Kinetic Energy
Potential Energy
Mechanical Energy
The ability to cause change.
Energy due to motion.
Stored energy due to the interactions between objects or part…
The total energy of an object or group of objects due to larg…
Energy
The ability to cause change.
Kinetic Energy
Energy due to motion.
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Chapter 5 - Energy and Energy Resources
energy
kinetic energy
potential energy
thermal energy
the ability to cause change
the energy a object has due to its motion
the energy stored in an object because of its position
energy of temperature
energy
the ability to cause change
kinetic energy
the energy a object has due to its motion
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Chapter 5: Energy of Resources
natural resource
renewable resource
nonrenewable resource
recycling
any natural material that is used by humans, such as water, p…
a natural resource that can be replaced at the same rate at w…
a resource that forms at a rate that is much slower that the…
the process of recovering valuable or useful materials from w…
natural resource
any natural material that is used by humans, such as water, p…
renewable resource
a natural resource that can be replaced at the same rate at w…
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Chapter 5: Energy of Resources
natural resource
renewable resource
nonrenewable resource
recycling
any natural material that is used by humans, such as water, p…
a natural resource that can be replaced at the same rate at w…
a resource that forms at a rate that is much slower that the…
the process of recovering valuable or useful materials from w…
natural resource
any natural material that is used by humans, such as water, p…
renewable resource
a natural resource that can be replaced at the same rate at w…
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Science Chapter 5 Energy Resources
energy resources
fossil fuel
Petroleum
Natural gas
a natural resource that humans use to generate energy
a nonrenewable energy resource formed from the remains of org…
A liquid mixture of complex hydrocarbon compounds; used widel…
A mixture of gaseous hydrocarbons located under the surface o…
energy resources
a natural resource that humans use to generate energy
fossil fuel
a nonrenewable energy resource formed from the remains of org…
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Energy and Resources Chapter 5
Energy
Kinetic energy
Potential energy
Mechanical energy
the capacity to do work
the energy of an object that is due t the object's motion
the energy that an object has because of the position, shape,…
the amount of work an object can do because of the object's k…
Energy
the capacity to do work
Kinetic energy
the energy of an object that is due t the object's motion
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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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chapter 5- energy and energy resources
energy
kinetic energy
potential energy
mechanical energy
the ability to do work
the energy of motion
the energy an object has because of its position or shape
the total energy of motion and position of an object
energy
the ability to do work
kinetic energy
the energy of motion
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Chapter 5: Energy Resources
Fossil fuel
Energy resources
Petroleum
Natural gas
NonRenewable energy source that forms from the remains of pla…
Energy resources are natural resources that humans use to gen…
Petroleum is a liquid mixture of complex hydrocarbon compound…
A mixture of gaseous hydrocarbons located under the surface o…
Fossil fuel
NonRenewable energy source that forms from the remains of pla…
Energy resources
Energy resources are natural resources that humans use to gen…
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Chapter 5 - Energy Resources
Energy resource
fossil fuel
petroleum
natural gas
a natural resource that humans use to generate energy
a nonrenewable energy resource formed from the remains of org…
a liquid mixture of complex hydrocarbon compounds; used widel…
a mixture of gaseous hydrocarbons located under the surface o…
Energy resource
a natural resource that humans use to generate energy
fossil fuel
a nonrenewable energy resource formed from the remains of org…
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Chapter 5: Energy Resources
natural resources
renewable resource
nonrenewable resource
recycling
any natural material that is used by humans, such as water, p…
a natural resource that can be replaced at the same rate at w…
a resource that forms at a rate that is much slower than the…
the process of recovering valuable or useful materials form w…
natural resources
any natural material that is used by humans, such as water, p…
renewable resource
a natural resource that can be replaced at the same rate at w…
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Chapter 5-Energy Resources
energy resource
fossil fuels
petroleum
natural gas
natural resources that humans use to generate energy
a nonrenewable energy resource that form from the remains of…
a liquid mixture of complex hydrocarbon componds
a gaseous mixture of hydrocarbons
energy resource
natural resources that humans use to generate energy
fossil fuels
a nonrenewable energy resource that form from the remains of…
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Chapter 5: Energy Resources
natural resource
renewable resource
nonrenewable resource
recycling
any natural substance, organism or energy form that living th…
a natural resource that can be used and replaced over a relat…
a natural resource that cannot be replaced or that can be rep…
the use of used or discarded materials that have been reproce…
natural resource
any natural substance, organism or energy form that living th…
renewable resource
a natural resource that can be used and replaced over a relat…
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Chapter 5 Energy and Energy Resources
Alternative resource
Chemical energy
Electrical energy
Energy
New renewable or inexhaustible energy source; includes solar…
Energy stored in chemical bonds
Energy carried by electric current
The ability to cause change
Alternative resource
New renewable or inexhaustible energy source; includes solar…
Chemical energy
Energy stored in chemical bonds
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Chapter 5 - Energy and Energy Resources
Alternative Resource
Chemical Energy
Electrical Energy
Energy
New renewable or inexhaustible energy source. This includes s…
Energy stored in chemical bonds
Energy carried by electric current
Ability to cause change
Alternative Resource
New renewable or inexhaustible energy source. This includes s…
Chemical Energy
Energy stored in chemical bonds
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Chapter 5-Energy Resources
natural resources
renewable resources
nonrenewable resources
Fossil Fuels
any material that occurs naturally in the environment and is…
resources that are always available or is naturally replaced…
a resource that is not replaced within a useful time frame.(o…
energy rich substances formed from the remains
natural resources
any material that occurs naturally in the environment and is…
renewable resources
resources that are always available or is naturally replaced…
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chapter 5- energy & energy resources
energy
kinetic energy
potential energy
mechanical energy
the ability to do work
the energy of motion; kinetic energy depends on speed and mass
the energy of position or shape
the total energy of motion and position of an object
energy
the ability to do work
kinetic energy
the energy of motion; kinetic energy depends on speed and mass
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Chapter 5: Energy & Energy Resources
Energy
Kinetic Energy
Potential Energy
Mechanical Energy
The ability to do work
The energy of motion; kinetic energy depends on speed and mass.
The energy of position or shape
The total energy of motion and position of an object
Energy
The ability to do work
Kinetic Energy
The energy of motion; kinetic energy depends on speed and mass.
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Chapter 5 Energy And Energy Resources
Energy
Kinetic Energy
Potential Energy
Work
Ability to cause change
Energy due to motion
Stored energy due to the interactions between objects or part…
Transfer of energy that occurs when a force is applied over a…
Energy
Ability to cause change
Kinetic Energy
Energy due to motion
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Chapter 5 - Energy & Energy Resources
Energy
Kinetic Energy
Potential Energy
Mechanical Energy
The ability to do work
The energy of motion
The energy of position or shape
The total energy of motion and position of an object
Energy
The ability to do work
Kinetic Energy
The energy of motion
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Chapter 5 - Energy & Energy Resources
Energy
Kinetic Energy
Potential Energy
Mechanical Energy
The ability to do work.
The energy of motion; kinetic energy depends on speed and mass.
The energy of position or shape.
The total energy of motion and position of an object.
Energy
The ability to do work.
Kinetic Energy
The energy of motion; kinetic energy depends on speed and mass.
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Chapter 5: Energy and Energy Resources
Energy
Kinetic energy
Potential Energy
Mechanical Energy
The ability to do work. Both energy and work are expressed in…
The energy of motion and depends on speed and mass
Energy of position or shape. Gravitational potential energy d…
The sum of kinetic energy and potential energy
Energy
The ability to do work. Both energy and work are expressed in…
Kinetic energy
The energy of motion and depends on speed and mass
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Chapter 5 - Energy and Energy Resources
Energy
Kinetic Energy
Potential Energy
Mechanical Energy
The capacity to do work.
The energy of an object that is due to the object's motion.
The energy that an object has because of the position, shape,…
The amount of work an object can do because of the object's k…
Energy
The capacity to do work.
Kinetic Energy
The energy of an object that is due to the object's motion.
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Chapter 5 Energy Resources
Natural Resources
Renewable Resource
Non-Renewable Resouce
Recycling
Any natural substance,organism, or energy form that living th…
A natural resource that can be used and replaced over a relat…
Is a natural resource that cannot be replaced or can only be…
Is the process by which used or discarded materials are treat…
Natural Resources
Any natural substance,organism, or energy form that living th…
Renewable Resource
A natural resource that can be used and replaced over a relat…
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Chapter 5 Energy Resources
fuel
fossil fuels
hydrocarbons
coal
a substance that provides energy, such as heat, light, motion…
energy-rich substances formed from remains
chemical compounds that contain carbon and hydrogen atoms
22% of fuel used in USA
fuel
a substance that provides energy, such as heat, light, motion…
fossil fuels
energy-rich substances formed from remains
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Chapter 5: Energy Resources
1 Produce Electricity
2 Produce Electricity
3 Produce Electricity
4. Produce electricity
Potential energy is stored in fuel
Thermal energy boils water
Water produces steam
Steam spins turbine
1 Produce Electricity
Potential energy is stored in fuel
2 Produce Electricity
Thermal energy boils water
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Chapter 5 Energy Resources
natural resource
renewable resource
nonrenewable resource
recycling
any natural material that is used by humans, such as water, p…
a natural resource that can be replaced at the same rate at w…
a resource that forms at a rate that is much slower than the…
the process of recovering valuable or useful materials from w…
natural resource
any natural material that is used by humans, such as water, p…
renewable resource
a natural resource that can be replaced at the same rate at w…
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Chapter 5 energy resources
Fuel
Fossil fuels
Hydrocarbons
Petroleum
A substance that provides energy, such as Heat, light, motion…
The energy rich substance formed from the remains
Chemical compounds that contain carbon and hydrogen atoms
Another name for oil
Fuel
A substance that provides energy, such as Heat, light, motion…
Fossil fuels
The energy rich substance formed from the remains
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Chapter 5 - Energy Resources
Pre-industrial. rev.
Industrialization
Non-renewables
Renewables
fewer humans... less per-capita E... use mostly firewood, solar, an…
19th century... steam engine... major transform.... began w/ H20 power…
fossil fuels: ancient organic matter; biomass; hydrocarbons;…
solar, hydro, wind, geothermal, biomass
Pre-industrial. rev.
fewer humans... less per-capita E... use mostly firewood, solar, an…
Industrialization
19th century... steam engine... major transform.... began w/ H20 power…
Chapter 5 Energy Resources
Fuel
Combustion
Hydrocarbon
Renewable
A substance that provides energy as a result of a chemical ch…
The process of burning fuel to change chemical energy into th…
The molecule in fossil feels that make them energy rich
Can be replaced in a useful timeframe
Fuel
A substance that provides energy as a result of a chemical ch…
Combustion
The process of burning fuel to change chemical energy into th…
Chapter 5-Energy & Energy Resources
Alternative Resource
Chemical energy
Electrical energy
Energy
new renewable or inexhaustible energy source; includes solar…
energy stored in chemical bonds
energy carried by electric current
the ability to cause change
Alternative Resource
new renewable or inexhaustible energy source; includes solar…
Chemical energy
energy stored in chemical bonds
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Chapter 5- Energy and Energy Resources
Energy
Kinetic Energy
Potential Energy
Mechanical Energy
the ability to do work
the energy of motion; kinetic energy depends on speed and mass
the energy of position or shape
the total energy of motion and position of an object
Energy
the ability to do work
Kinetic Energy
the energy of motion; kinetic energy depends on speed and mass
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Chapter 5: Energy of Resources
natural resource
renewable resource
nonrenewable resource
recycling
any natural material that is used by humans, such as water, p…
a natural resource that can be replaced at the same rate at w…
a resource that forms at a rate that is much slower that the…
the process of recovering valuable or useful materials from w…
natural resource
any natural material that is used by humans, such as water, p…
renewable resource
a natural resource that can be replaced at the same rate at w…
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Chapter 5 Energy and Energy Resources
Chemical energy
Electrical Energy
Energy
Energy conversion
the energy of a compound that changes as its atoms are rearra…
the energy carried by electric current
the ability to cause change in an object
a change from one form of energy into another
Chemical energy
the energy of a compound that changes as its atoms are rearra…
Electrical Energy
the energy carried by electric current
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Chapter 5:Energy and Energy Resources
Energy
Kinetic energy
Potential energy
Work
the ability to cause change.
energy due to motion
stored energy due to interactions between objects or partiicles
the transfer of energy that occurs when a force is applied ov…
Energy
the ability to cause change.
Kinetic energy
energy due to motion
Chapter 5 - Energy and Energy Resources
energy
potential energy
kinetic energy
gravitational potential energy
the ability to cause change
stored energy due to the interaction between objects or parti…
energy due to motion
stored between an object and Earth depends on the object's we…
energy
the ability to cause change
potential energy
stored energy due to the interaction between objects or parti…
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Chapter 5- Energy and Energy Resources
Energy
Kinetic Energy
Potential Energy
Mechanical Energy
The ability to do work
The energy of motion; kinetic energy depends on speed and mass
The energy of position or shape
The total energy of motion and position of an object
Energy
The ability to do work
Kinetic Energy
The energy of motion; kinetic energy depends on speed and mass
11 terms
Chapter 5 - Energy & Energy Resources
energy
kinetic energy
potential energy
mechanical energy
the ability to do work
the energy of motion, depends on speed and mass
the energy of position or shape
the total energy of position and position of an object
energy
the ability to do work
kinetic energy
the energy of motion, depends on speed and mass
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Chapter 5 Energy and Energy Resources
Friction
Fossil Fuels
Kinetic energy
Photosynthesis
A force that opposes motion between surfaces that are touching
Energy resources that formed from the buried remains of plant…
The energy of an object that is due to the objects motion
The process that uses light energy to make new substances tha…
Friction
A force that opposes motion between surfaces that are touching
Fossil Fuels
Energy resources that formed from the buried remains of plant…
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Natural Resources & Energy Chapter 5
Natural Resources
Biomass
Geothermal
Solar cell
Any type of matter or energy from Earth's environment that hu…
Organic matter that contains stored energy from sunlight and…
Heat energy that originates from within Earth and drives the…
A device that converts the energy of sunlight into electrical…
Natural Resources
Any type of matter or energy from Earth's environment that hu…
Biomass
Organic matter that contains stored energy from sunlight and…
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Chapter 5 Energy and energy resources
kinetic energy
Kinetic energy depends on
potential energy
examples of potential energy
energy due to motion
speed and mass
stored energy due to interactions between objects or particles
gravity, elastic, chemical
kinetic energy
energy due to motion
Kinetic energy depends on
speed and mass
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