Chapter 9:  Energy Sources

 

 

9-1  Fossil Fuels

 

a. Read pp. 292 - 299

b. Define  "fossil fuels"

c. List three main fossil fuels

d. Steps of coal formation

 

 

e. What are pros/cons of Coal and Natural Gas?

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

9-2  Renewable Fuels

 

a. Read pp. 300-309

b. Chart of Pros/Cons of renewable fuel sources

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

c. Pie Chart of Energy Sources

 

 

 

d. what percentage of our energy

is produced by nonrenewable sources?

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

9-3 Conservation of Energy

 

a. Read pp. 310-315

b. How has energy use changed over time?

c. List three specific ways to conserve energy.