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Chapter 5 Energy Resources Natural Resources Section 1
Natural Resource <ul><li>Any natural substance, organism, or energy from living things </li></ul>
Renewable Resource <ul><li>A natural resource that can be used & replaced over a short amount of time </li></ul>
Nonrenewable Resource <ul><li>A natural resource that can not be replaced </li></ul>
Recycling <ul><li>Use of used or discarded materials that have been reprocessed into new products </li></ul>
Chapter 5 Energy Resources Fossil Fuels Section 2
Energy Resources <ul><li>Natural resources humans use to produce energy </li></ul>
Fossil Fuels <ul><li>Energy resources that form in the Earth’s crust over millions of years </li></ul>
Petroleum <ul><li>Mixture of flammable organic compounds from which liquid fuels & other products </li></ul>
Natural Gas <ul><li>Gaseous fossil fuels </li></ul>
Coal <ul><li>Solid fossil fuel formed underground </li></ul>
Strip Mining <ul><li>Rock & soil are striped from the Earth’s surface to expose underlying materials </li></ul>
Acid Precipitation <ul><li>Rain or snow with high acid content </li></ul>
Smog <ul><li>Photochemical fog produced by the action of sunlight on air pollutants </li></ul>
Chapter 5 Energy Resources Alternative Resources Section 3
Nuclear Energy <ul><li>Fission – Process in which the nuclei of radioactive atoms are split </li></ul>
Pros & Cons <ul><li>Pros of Nuclear Energy </li></ul>
Pros & Cons <ul><li>Cons of Nuclear Energy </li></ul>
Solar Energy <ul><li>Energy from the sun </li></ul>
Wind Energy <ul><li>Tremendous amount of energy in the wind </li></ul>
Hydroelectric Energy <ul><li>Electricity produced by falling water </li></ul>
Biomass <ul><li>An organic matter that contains stored energy </li></ul>
Gasohol <ul><li>Alcohol mixed with gasoline to make fuel mixture </li></ul>
Geothermal Energy <ul><li>Energy produced by heat in the Earth’s crust </li></ul>
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  1. 1. Chapter 5 Energy Resources Natural Resources Section 1
  2. 2. Natural Resource <ul><li>Any natural substance, organism, or energy from living things </li></ul>
  3. 3. Renewable Resource <ul><li>A natural resource that can be used & replaced over a short amount of time </li></ul>
  4. 4. Nonrenewable Resource <ul><li>A natural resource that can not be replaced </li></ul>
  5. 5. Recycling <ul><li>Use of used or discarded materials that have been reprocessed into new products </li></ul>
  6. 6. Chapter 5 Energy Resources Fossil Fuels Section 2
  7. 7. Energy Resources <ul><li>Natural resources humans use to produce energy </li></ul>
  8. 8. Fossil Fuels <ul><li>Energy resources that form in the Earth’s crust over millions of years </li></ul>
  9. 9. Petroleum <ul><li>Mixture of flammable organic compounds from which liquid fuels & other products </li></ul>
  10. 10. Natural Gas <ul><li>Gaseous fossil fuels </li></ul>
  11. 11. Coal <ul><li>Solid fossil fuel formed underground </li></ul>
  12. 12. Strip Mining <ul><li>Rock & soil are striped from the Earth’s surface to expose underlying materials </li></ul>
  13. 13. Acid Precipitation <ul><li>Rain or snow with high acid content </li></ul>
  14. 14. Smog <ul><li>Photochemical fog produced by the action of sunlight on air pollutants </li></ul>
  15. 15. Chapter 5 Energy Resources Alternative Resources Section 3
  16. 16. Nuclear Energy <ul><li>Fission – Process in which the nuclei of radioactive atoms are split </li></ul>
  17. 17. Pros & Cons <ul><li>Pros of Nuclear Energy </li></ul>
  18. 18. Pros & Cons <ul><li>Cons of Nuclear Energy </li></ul>
  19. 19. Solar Energy <ul><li>Energy from the sun </li></ul>
  20. 20. Wind Energy <ul><li>Tremendous amount of energy in the wind </li></ul>
  21. 21. Hydroelectric Energy <ul><li>Electricity produced by falling water </li></ul>
  22. 22. Biomass <ul><li>An organic matter that contains stored energy </li></ul>
  23. 23. Gasohol <ul><li>Alcohol mixed with gasoline to make fuel mixture </li></ul>
  24. 24. Geothermal Energy <ul><li>Energy produced by heat in the Earth’s crust </li></ul>

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