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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…
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…
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.
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.
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…
19 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,…
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…
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.…
9 terms
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
19 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…
17 terms
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…
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…
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 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…
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.…
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…
21 terms
Energy Resources
Natural Resource
Renewable Resource
Nonrenewable Resource
Fuel
Is any material that occurs naturally in the environment and…
Is either always available or is naturally replaced in a shor…
Is a resource that is not replaced within a useful time frame.
A substance that provides energy as the result of a chemical…
Natural Resource
Is any material that occurs naturally in the environment and…
Renewable Resource
Is either always available or is naturally replaced in a shor…
5 terms
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
Energy
Coal
Natural gas
Oil
the ability to do work
an example of a non renewable resource that we have to mine f…
a non renewable resource that is the most commonly used fossi…
a non renewable resource that is best known for on and off sh…
Energy
the ability to do work
Coal
an example of a non renewable resource that we have to mine f…
14 terms
Energy Resources
Natural Resources
Renewable Resources
Non-renewable Resources
Coal
any natural substance, organism, or energy form that living t…
a natural resource that can be used over and over again and r…
a natural resource that can not be used again and again and t…
A solid fossil fuel formed from dead swamp plants. Used for h…
Natural Resources
any natural substance, organism, or energy form that living t…
Renewable Resources
a natural resource that can be used over and over again and r…
10 terms
Energy Resources
natural resource
renewable resource
non-renewable resource
pollution
something found in nature that is used by living things in or…
a resource that CAN be made or used again
a resource that CANNOT be made or used again
anything that has a negative effect on the environment
natural resource
something found in nature that is used by living things in or…
renewable resource
a resource that CAN be made or used again
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…
10 terms
Energy Resources
Natural Sources of Air Pollutants
Human Sources of Air Pollutants
Human Sources of Water Pollutants
Human Sources of Land Pollutants
Volcanoes and forest fires, which add dust to the air
automobiles and coal-burning power plants that release chemic…
Factories that dump harmful chemicals into rivers, lakes and…
Garbage, litter and other solid waste that can be harmful to…
Natural Sources of Air Pollutants
Volcanoes and forest fires, which add dust to the air
Human Sources of Air Pollutants
automobiles and coal-burning power plants that release chemic…
11 terms
Energy Resources
non renewable resources
Renewable resources
resources
finite
a resource that cannot be reused or replaced easily (ex. gems…
a resource that can be renewed, solar, wind
A source or supply or support
having limits; lasting for a limited time
non renewable resources
a resource that cannot be reused or replaced easily (ex. gems…
Renewable resources
a resource that can be renewed, solar, wind
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…
23 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.…
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.
12 terms
Energy Resources
Fossil Fuels
Biomass
Hydropower
Nuclear
Oil, Coal, Natural Gas
Renewable
Renewable
Non-Renewable
Fossil Fuels
Oil, Coal, Natural Gas
Biomass
Renewable
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…
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
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.
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…
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…
6 terms
Energy Resources
Fossil fuels
Electric generator
Petroleum
Oil reserves
Fuel (coal, oil, or natural gas) formed in the earth from pla…
Machine that converts mechanical energy, or motion, into elec…
Oil that is pumped from the ground
Oil deposits that can be extracted profitably at current pric…
Fossil fuels
Fuel (coal, oil, or natural gas) formed in the earth from pla…
Electric generator
Machine that converts mechanical energy, or motion, into elec…
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…
23 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.…
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
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…
10 terms
Energy Resources
environment
water
sun
light
Earth's physical surroundings
A basic molecule made up of two hydrogen atoms and one oxygen…
Energy source critical to photosynthesis
The type of energy produced by the sun
environment
Earth's physical surroundings
water
A basic molecule made up of two hydrogen atoms and one oxygen…
20 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 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
15 terms
Energy and Energy Resources
What is kinetic energy?
What is potential energy?
What is thermal energy?
What is chemical energy?
is the energy an object had due to its motion
is the energy stored in an object because of its position
increases as its temperature increases
is the energy stored in chemical bonds
What is kinetic energy?
is the energy an object had due to its motion
What is potential energy?
is the energy stored in an object because of its position
15 terms
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
14 terms
Energy Resources
Biomass
Hydropower
Wind
Solar
Renewable energy resource - using waste (yard clippings, pape…
Renewable energy resource - a structure called a dam is built…
Renewable energy resource - windmills capture wind and turbin…
Renewable energy resource - using the sun's radiant energy. P…
Biomass
Renewable energy resource - using waste (yard clippings, pape…
Hydropower
Renewable energy resource - a structure called a dam is built…
5 terms
Energy Resources
solar energy
nuclear energy
hydroelectric energy
wind energy
The energy the Earth receives from the sun
The energy that holds the nucleus of an atom which is release…
Energy obtained from the kinetic energy of water due to gravity
Energy obtained by harnessing the wind with wind turbines
solar energy
The energy the Earth receives from the sun
nuclear energy
The energy that holds the nucleus of an atom which is release…
20 terms
Energy Resources
alternative energy
solar energy
hydroelectric
geothermal
solar, wind, or nuclear energy that can replace or supplement…
energy from sunlight
electricity generated form the force ... of moving water
heat from inside the Earth
alternative energy
solar, wind, or nuclear energy that can replace or supplement…
solar energy
energy from sunlight
13 terms
Energy Resources
Nonrenewable resources
Renewable resources
Fossil Fuels
Coal
are resources that are used faster than they can be replaced…
are resources that can be replaced by natural processes in a…
oil, natural gas, and coal; formed from the decayed remains o…
sedimentary rock formed from decayed plant material; the worl…
Nonrenewable resources
are resources that are used faster than they can be replaced…
Renewable resources
are resources that can be replaced by natural processes in a…
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