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19 terms
Energy Resources
nonrenewable energy
renewable energy
petroleum
off-shore drilling
energy resources that can not be replaced at a rate equal to,…
Any source of energy that can be continually produced... Example…
A nonrenewable resource that is a thick, dark liquid composed…
Searching for oil or gas in an ocean
nonrenewable energy
energy resources that can not be replaced at a rate equal to,…
renewable energy
Any source of energy that can be continually produced... Example…
Energy Resources
energy resources
coal
oil
natural gas
natural resources that humans use to produce energy.
a solid, hard black substance that burns and gives off heat,…
nonrenewable resource: liquid fossil fuel formed from marine…
A nonrenewable resource that is used in heating systems, stov…
energy resources
natural resources that humans use to produce energy.
coal
a solid, hard black substance that burns and gives off heat,…
Energy Resources
Energy
Energy Resource
Solar Energy
Wind Energy
An ability to cause a change or do work.
Natural resources that can be converted into energy.
Energy from the sun that is converted into thermal or electri…
Energy from the wind used to convert mechanical energy into e…
Energy
An ability to cause a change or do work.
Energy Resource
Natural resources that can be converted into energy.
11 terms
Energy Resources
Renewable resources
Nonrenewable resources
Coal
Oil
a resource that is naturally replaced in a relatively short t…
a natural resource that is not replaced as it is used because…
A black, solid fossil fuel formed by heat and pressure from t…
A liquid fossil fuel formed millions of years ago from the re…
Renewable resources
a resource that is naturally replaced in a relatively short t…
Nonrenewable resources
a natural resource that is not replaced as it is used because…
15 terms
Energy Resources
nonrenewable energy
renewable energy
petroleum
refinery
energy resources that can not be replaced at a rate equal to,…
Any source of energy that can be continually produced... Example…
A nonrenewable resource that is a thick, dark liquid composed…
A factory that turns crude oil into useful products such as g…
nonrenewable energy
energy resources that can not be replaced at a rate equal to,…
renewable energy
Any source of energy that can be continually produced... Example…
8 terms
Energy Resources
Resource
Energy Resource
Renewable Resources
Inexhaustible Resources
Something that will meet a need.
Something that meets energy needs.
Resources that can be replaced.
Resources that will never run out such as wind, sun, moving w…
Resource
Something that will meet a need.
Energy Resource
Something that meets energy needs.
19 terms
Energy Resources
natural resource
energy resource
electricity
oil
A feature of Earth that can be used to benefit people.
A resource used to supply energy.
The supply of electric current to a building, used for heatin…
A thick, flammable liquid that is a mixture of different chem…
natural resource
A feature of Earth that can be used to benefit people.
energy resource
A resource used to supply energy.
21 terms
Energy Resources
energy resources
coal
oil
natural gas
natural resources that humans use to produce energy.
a solid, hard black substance that burns and gives off heat.…
liquid fossil fuel formed from marine organisms that is burne…
A resource that is used in heating systems, in stoves, ovens,…
energy resources
natural resources that humans use to produce energy.
coal
a solid, hard black substance that burns and gives off heat.…
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 objects 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 objects motion
18 terms
Energy Resources
Renewable Resource
Nonrenewable Resource
Natural Resource
Fossil Fuel
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…
any natural material that is used by humans, such as water, p…
a nonrenewable energy resource formed from the remains of org…
Renewable Resource
a natural resource that can be replaced at the same rate at w…
Nonrenewable Resource
a resource that forms at a rate that is much slower than the…
Energy Resources
energy resources
coal
oil
natural gas
natural resources that humans use to produce energy.
a solid, hard black substance that burns and gives off heat.…
liquid fossil fuel formed from marine organisms that is burne…
A resource that is used in heating systems, in stoves, ovens,…
energy resources
natural resources that humans use to produce energy.
coal
a solid, hard black substance that burns and gives off heat.…
Energy Resources
Biomass Fuel
Efficiency
Energy Conservation
Fossil Fuel
fuel made from living things
the percentage of input work that is converted to output work
the practive of reducing energy use
coal, oil, natural gas, that forms over millions of years fro…
Biomass Fuel
fuel made from living things
Efficiency
the percentage of input work that is converted to output work
23 terms
Energy Resources
Renewable
Exhaustible/Nonrenewable
Renewable
Exhaustible/Nonrenewable
Biomass
Coal
Ethanol
Fossil Fuels
Renewable
Biomass
Exhaustible/Nonrenewable
Coal
Energy Resources
Energy
Energy Resource
Solar Energy
Wind Energy
An ability to cause a change or do work.
Natural resources that can be converted into energy.
Energy from the sun that is converted into thermal or electri…
Energy from the wind used to convert mechanical energy into e…
Energy
An ability to cause a change or do work.
Energy Resource
Natural resources that can be converted into energy.
10 terms
Energy Resources
Renewable energies
Nonrenewable energy
Sustainable resource
Solar energy
Any naturally occurring source of energy that won't run out
A source of energy that has a finite supply capable of being…
A resource that will last into the future if it is managed wi…
Sunlight that is converted into usable energy
Renewable energies
Any naturally occurring source of energy that won't run out
Nonrenewable energy
A source of energy that has a finite supply capable of being…
18 terms
Energy Resources
fuel
fossil fuel
hydrocarbon
petroleum
a substance that provides energy as a result of a chemical ch…
coal, oil, or natural gas that forms over millions of years f…
an organic compound that contains only carbon and hydrogen at…
liquid fossil fuel; oil
fuel
a substance that provides energy as a result of a chemical ch…
fossil fuel
coal, oil, or natural gas that forms over millions of years f…
Energy Resources
renewable resources (definition)
nonrenewable resources (definition)
fossil fuels (definition)
Sun
energy resources that can reused
energy resources that cannot be reused so their supply is lim…
energy resources formed from the remains of dead organisms th…
the main and original source of all of our energy
renewable resources (definition)
energy resources that can reused
nonrenewable resources (definition)
energy resources that cannot be reused so their supply is lim…
15 terms
Energy Resources
Energy Resource
Fossil Fuels
Nonrenewable resources
Renewable resources
A natural resource that can be converted by humans into other…
Energy resources that formed from the remains of plants and a…
Energy resources that cannot be replaced after they are used…
Energy resources that can be used and replaced in nature over…
Energy Resource
A natural resource that can be converted by humans into other…
Fossil Fuels
Energy resources that formed from the remains of plants and a…
16 terms
Energy Resources
Natural resources
Renewable resource
Nonrenewable resource
Fossil fuel
any natural material that is used by humans
one that can be used over and over again or has an unlimited…
a natural resource that cannot be replaced or can be replaced…
a nonrenewable energy resource formed from the remains of org…
Natural resources
any natural material that is used by humans
Renewable resource
one that can be used over and over again or has an unlimited…
52 terms
Energy Resources
natural resources
pollution
point source
nonpoint source
Anything naturally occurring in the environment that humans u…
contamination of Earths land, water,or air
a specific source of pollution that can be identified
a widely spread source of pollution that is difficult to ling…
natural resources
Anything naturally occurring in the environment that humans u…
pollution
contamination of Earths land, water,or air
11 terms
Energy Resources
Energy Resource
Potential Energy
Mechancial Energy
Light Energy
A natural resource that can be changed into other forms of en…
The energy and obejct has because of it position
The total energy of motion and position of an object
Energy produced by electrically charged particles
Energy Resource
A natural resource that can be changed into other forms of en…
Potential Energy
The energy and obejct has because of it position
10 terms
ENERGY RESOURCES
natural resources
renewable resource
nonrenewable resource
recycling
materials from Earth that are used by people
a natural resource that can be replaced as quickly as people…
a natural resource that is used much faster than it can be re…
reusing waste or scrap materials to make new products
natural resources
materials from Earth that are used by people
renewable resource
a natural resource that can be replaced as quickly as people…
Energy Resources
Petroleum
Biomass
Geothermal
Wind
A fossil fuel used mostly for transportation (jets, cars, and…
Energy from wood, waste and garbage; usually burned to produc…
Energy from inside the earth
Energy when moving air is used to produce electricity
Petroleum
A fossil fuel used mostly for transportation (jets, cars, and…
Biomass
Energy from wood, waste and garbage; usually burned to produc…
31 terms
Energy Resources
wind turbine
solar panel
joules
kinetic
a large pole with three or more propellors that power a gener…
a flat surface that uses energy from the sun's rays and conve…
a unit of measure for energy
a type of energy that involves movement
wind turbine
a large pole with three or more propellors that power a gener…
solar panel
a flat surface that uses energy from the sun's rays and conve…
25 terms
Energy Resources
energy resources
coal
oil
natural gas
natural resources that humans use to produce energy.
a solid, hard black substance that burns and gives off heat,…
nonrenewable resource: liquid fossil fuel formed from marine…
A nonrenewable resource that is used in heating systems, stov…
energy resources
natural resources that humans use to produce energy.
coal
a solid, hard black substance that burns and gives off heat,…
14 terms
ENERGY RESOURCES
natural resources
renewable resource
nonrenewable resource
recycling
materials from Earth that are used by people
a natural resource that can be replaced as quickly as people…
a natural resource that is used much faster than it can be re…
reusing waste or scrap materials to make new products
natural resources
materials from Earth that are used by people
renewable resource
a natural resource that can be replaced as quickly as people…
Energy Resources
nonrenewable energy
renewable energy
petroleum
crude oil
energy resources that can not be replaced at a rate equal to,…
Any source of energy that can be continually produced.... Exampl…
A nonrenewable resource that is a thick, dark liquid. A fossi…
Petroleum that has not been processed
nonrenewable energy
energy resources that can not be replaced at a rate equal to,…
renewable energy
Any source of energy that can be continually produced.... Exampl…
Energy Resources
energy conservation
energy resources
advantage
disadvantage
managing the use of energy resources
natural resources that can be used as a source of energy to d…
things in our favor
unfavorable position that reduces success; opposite of advant…
energy conservation
managing the use of energy resources
energy resources
natural resources that can be used as a source of energy to d…
Energy Resources
energy conservation
Energy resources
Advantage
Biomass
management of the use of energy resources
natural resources that can be used as a source of energy to d…
something (such as a good position or condition) that helps t…
Is plant matter and animal waste that can be harvested to cre…
energy conservation
management of the use of energy resources
Energy resources
natural resources that can be used as a source of energy to d…
17 terms
Energy Resources
Energy resources
Energy conservation
Advantage
Biomass
natural resources that can be used as a source of energy to d…
management of the use of energy resources
means for a good effect,... favorable gain, or desired end.
Energy from any material that comes from plants or microorgan…
Energy resources
natural resources that can be used as a source of energy to d…
Energy conservation
management of the use of energy resources
11 terms
Energy Resources
Renewable resources
Nonrenewable resources
Coal
Oil
a resource that is naturally replaced in a relatively short t…
a natural resource that is not replaced as it is used because…
A black, solid fossil fuel formed by heat and pressure from t…
A liquid fossil fuel formed millions of years ago from the re…
Renewable resources
a resource that is naturally replaced in a relatively short t…
Nonrenewable resources
a natural resource that is not replaced as it is used because…
9 terms
Energy Resources
Energy
Energy Resource
Solar Energy
Wind Energy
An ability to cause a change or do work.
Natural resources that can be converted into energy.
Energy from the sun that is converted into thermal or electri…
Energy from the wind used to convert mechanical energy into e…
Energy
An ability to cause a change or do work.
Energy Resource
Natural resources that can be converted into energy.
Energy Resources
energy resources
coal
oil
natural gas
natural resources that humans use to produce energy.
a solid, hard black substance that burns and gives off heat.…
liquid fossil fuel formed from marine organisms that is burne…
A resource that is used in heating systems, in stoves, ovens,…
energy resources
natural resources that humans use to produce energy.
coal
a solid, hard black substance that burns and gives off heat.…
13 terms
Energy resources
fuel
energy transformation
fossil fuel
petroleum
a substance that provides energy (like heat, light, motion or…
a change from one form of energy to another (ex. rubbing your…
an energy -rich substance ( 3 major types: coal, oil, natural…
liquid fossil fuel (aka oil), used for more than 1/3 of the e…
fuel
a substance that provides energy (like heat, light, motion or…
energy transformation
a change from one form of energy to another (ex. rubbing your…
12 terms
Energy Resources
Fuel
Energy Transformation
Fossil Fuel
Petroleum
a substance that provides energy (like heat, light, motion or…
a change from one form of energy to another (ex: rubbing your…
an energy-rich substance (3 major types: coal, oil, natural g…
liquid fossil fuel (aka oil), used for more than 1/3 of the e…
Fuel
a substance that provides energy (like heat, light, motion or…
Energy Transformation
a change from one form of energy to another (ex: rubbing your…
Energy Resources
energy resources
coal
oil
natural gas
natural resources that humans use to produce energy.
a solid, hard black substance that burns and gives off heat.…
liquid fossil fuel formed from marine organisms that is burne…
A resource that is used in heating systems, in stoves, ovens,…
energy resources
natural resources that humans use to produce energy.
coal
a solid, hard black substance that burns and gives off heat.…
Energy Resources
nonrenewable energy
renewable energy
petroleum
off-shore drilling
energy resources that can not be replaced at a rate equal to,…
Any source of energy that can be continually produced... Example…
A nonrenewable resource that is a thick, dark liquid composed…
Searching for oil or gas in an ocean
nonrenewable energy
energy resources that can not be replaced at a rate equal to,…
renewable energy
Any source of energy that can be continually produced... Example…
14 terms
ENERGY RESOURCES
natural resources
renewable resource
nonrenewable resource
recycling
materials from Earth that are used by people
a natural resource that can be replaced as quickly as people…
a natural resource that is used much faster than it can be re…
reusing waste or scrap materials to make new products
natural resources
materials from Earth that are used by people
renewable resource
a natural resource that can be replaced as quickly as people…
10 terms
Energy Resources
Energy
Energy Resource
Solar Energy
Wind Energy
An ability to cause a change or do work.
Natural resources that can be converted into energy.
Energy from the sun that is converted into thermal (heat) or…
Energy from the wind used to convert into electrical energy
Energy
An ability to cause a change or do work.
Energy Resource
Natural resources that can be converted into energy.
Energy Resources
energy resources
coal
oil
natural gas
natural resources that humans use to produce energy.
a solid, hard black substance that burns and gives off heat.…
liquid fossil fuel formed from marine organisms that is burne…
A resource that is used in heating systems, in stoves, ovens,…
energy resources
natural resources that humans use to produce energy.
coal
a solid, hard black substance that burns and gives off heat.…
19 terms
Energy Resources
nonrenewable energy
renewable energy
petroleum
off-shore drilling
energy resources that can not be replaced at a rate equal to,…
Any source of energy that can be continually produced... Example…
A nonrenewable resource that is a thick, dark liquid composed…
Searching for oil or gas in an ocean
nonrenewable energy
energy resources that can not be replaced at a rate equal to,…
renewable energy
Any source of energy that can be continually produced... Example…
Energy Resources
energy resources
coal
oil
natural gas
natural resources that humans use to produce energy.
a solid, hard black substance that burns and gives off heat.…
liquid fossil fuel formed from marine organisms that is burne…
A resource that is used in heating systems, in stoves, ovens,…
energy resources
natural resources that humans use to produce energy.
coal
a solid, hard black substance that burns and gives off heat.…
Energy Resources
Natural resources
Renewable resources
Nonrenewable resources
Recycling
Type of resource from nature that is used by humans
Type of natural resource that can be replaced at the same rat…
Type of resource that forms at a rate that is much slower tha…
The process of reusing materials from waste or scrap to make…
Natural resources
Type of resource from nature that is used by humans
Renewable resources
Type of natural resource that can be replaced at the same rat…
14 terms
Energy Resources
nonrenewable resources
renewable resources
mineral resources
natural resources
resources that can not be replace by natural processes at the…
resources that can be replaced in a relatively short time
resources from which metals are obtained
a material or energy source that is found in nature and that…
nonrenewable resources
resources that can not be replace by natural processes at the…
renewable resources
resources that can be replaced in a relatively short time
18 terms
Energy Resources
nonrenewable energy
renewable energy
natural gas
fossil fuel
energy resources that can not be replaced at a rate equal to,…
Any source of energy that can be continually produced... Example…
A nonrenewable resource that is used in heating systems, in s…
A natural nonrenewable fuel such as coal or gas, formed in th…
nonrenewable energy
energy resources that can not be replaced at a rate equal to,…
renewable energy
Any source of energy that can be continually produced... Example…
21 terms
Energy Resources
Fossil Fuels
Non-Renewable Energy
Renewable Energy
Solar Energy
Fuels such as coal, oil, and natural gas that were formed ove…
Resources/Energy that cannot be replaced once it is used or e…
Energy that can be replenished at the same rate as it is used
Electricity produced from the sun's radiation.
Fossil Fuels
Fuels such as coal, oil, and natural gas that were formed ove…
Non-Renewable Energy
Resources/Energy that cannot be replaced once it is used or e…
ENERGY RESOURCES
natural resources
renewable resource
nonrenewable resource
recycling
materials from Earth that are used by people
a natural resource that can be replaced as quickly as people…
a natural resource that is used much faster than it can be re…
reusing waste or scrap materials to make new products
natural resources
materials from Earth that are used by people
renewable resource
a natural resource that can be replaced as quickly as people…
Energy Resources
Potential Energy
Kinetic Energy
Energy Resources
Renewable Resources
Stored Energy
Energy of motion
Natural resources that can be converted into energy
Any natural resource that can replenish itself in a relativel…
Potential Energy
Stored Energy
Kinetic Energy
Energy of motion
14 terms
Energy Resources
Energy
Non-renewable Resource
REnewable Resource
FOSSIL Fuel
The ability to do work
An energy resource that takes millions of years to form from…
An energy resource that is REplaceable by natural means. (Tre…
A natural non-renewable fuel formed over a very long time fro…
Energy
The ability to do work
Non-renewable Resource
An energy resource that takes millions of years to form from…
Energy Resources
renewable
nonrenewable
fossil fuels
biomass
resources that can be replaced
resources that cannot be replaced
formed from the remains of ancient plants and animals; coal,…
Definition: formed from plant and animal matter, can be made…
renewable
resources that can be replaced
nonrenewable
resources that cannot be replaced
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