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Strip Mining
Sediment
Peat
Coalification
Moisture
Anthracite
Bituminous
Subbituminous
Lignite
Electricity
Combustible
Coal
China
Iran
USA
Saudi Arabia
Texas
Natural Gas
underground
liquid
Oil
Carbon
fuel
decay
Pressure
heat
Carboniferous Period
remains
non renewable energy
Fossil Fuel

ENERGY SOURCES Crossword

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Crossword
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Main source of electricity currently used throughout the world? Fossil fuels
Liquid fossil fuel (non-renewable) used for energy. petroleum
Non-renewable energy source created by splitting uranium to produce heat. Nuclear
Energy source that uses the heat or light energy from the Sun to form electricity. Solar
Energy source that uses moving water to spin the turbine directly Hydroelectric
Energy source that uses the heat below the Earth's surface to produce steam to spin a turbine. Geothermal
Coal deposits are the remains of plants that have undergone a complex chemical process called Carbonization
As peat is covered by layers of sediments, the weight squeezes out water and gases, forming a denser material called Lignite
Type of coal with the most carbon Anthracite
Coal that contains 80% carbon Bituminous
During _________, the two nuclei combine nuclear fusion
The nucleus of an atom slits during nuclear fission
Resources that forms at a rate much slower than which it is consumed nonrenewable
The form of natural gas Gas
The most abundant fossil fuel in the world coal
unrefines petroleum crude oil
Equipment in which controlled nuclear fission is carried out nuclear reactor
Country where two-thirds of the world's coal is found China
Compounds made from carbon and hydrogen atoms hydrocarbons
Impermeable rock that occurs at the top of an oil reservoir is called Caprock

Fossil Fuels Word Search

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Word Search
Description

Petrochemicals
Petroleum
Crude Oil
Nuclear energy
Ignite
Bituminous
Anthracite
Refinery
Coal
Natural Gas
Uranium
Fossil Fuels

Fossil Fuels Crossword

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Description

(of a fire) flame or glow while consuming a material such as coal or wood. burn
(of organic matter) rot or decompose through the action of bacteria and fungi. decay
Any change that results in the formation of new chemical substance. chemical change
Energy liberated by a chemical reaction or absorbed in the formation of a chemical compound. chemical energy
The planet third in order from the sun. earth
A natural fuel such as coal or gas, formed in the geological past from the remains of living organisms. fossil fuels
Flammable gas, consisting largely of methane and other hydrocarbons, occurring naturally underground (often in association with petroleum) and used as fuel. natural gas
The chemical element of atomic number 6. carbon
The series of processes by which carbon compounds are interconverted in the environment, chiefly involving the incorporation of carbon dioxide into living tissue by photosynthesis and its return to the atmosphere through respiration, the decay of dead organisms, and the burning of fossil fuels. carbon cycle
A colorless, odorless gas produced by burning carbon. carbon dioxide
A combustible black or dark brown rock consisting mainly of carbonized plant matter, found mainly in underground deposits and widely used as fuel. coal
The capacity of a physical system to perform work. energy
Material such as coal, gas, or oil that is burned to produce heat or power. fuel
A gradual increase in the overall temperature of the earth's atmosphere generally attributed to the greenhouse effect caused by increased levels of carbon dioxide, chlorofluorocarbons, and other pollutants. global warming
Contaminate (water, air, or a place) with harmful or poisonous substances. pollute
A viscous liquid derived from petroleum, especially for use as a fuel or lubricant. oil
The process or industry of obtaining coal or other minerals from a mine. mining

Renewable and Nonrenewable Resources Bingo Cards

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Description

fossil fuels
hydroelectric power
geothermal energy
nuclear energy
petroleum
coal
natural gas
wind energy
solar energy
biomass energy
natural resources
man-made resources
carbon
carbon dioxide
greenhouse effect
uranium
renewable
nonrenewable
strip mining
oil spills
acid rain
pollution
carbon emissions
radioactive waste
bread
clothing
cactus
chicken
organic
fossil

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Fossil Fuels Crossword

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Description

Formed from remains over millions of years dead organisms
Describes how carbon is recycled Carbon Cycle
Coal is formed from ... plants
Carbon dioxide is taken in by plants for the process ... Photosynthesis
Oil formed from ... Crude oil
Renewable fossil fuel Natural gas
Crude oil extrated from the crust by ... Drilling
Processes releases carbon dioxide into the air ... Combustion
Fuel obtained from crude oil ... Diesel
Crude oli and natural gas altered by ... Chemicals

Natural Resources Crossword Puzzle

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Crossword
Description

Any material made naturally that is used by humans or living things. Natural Resources
A natural resource that can be used and replaced over a relatively short time. Renewable Resource
A natural resource that cannot be replaced or that can be replaced only over thousands or millions of years. Nonrenewable resource
Energy as solar, wind, or nuclear energy that can replace traditional fossil fuel sources, such as coal, oil, and natural gas. Alternative energy
Renewable energy derived from burning organic materials such as wood and alcohol. Biomass energy
Conservation method in which old materials are processed to make new ones. Recycling
Nonrenewable energy resource, such as oil and coal, formed over millions of years from the remains of dead plants and other organisms. Fossil Fuel
Inexhaustible energy resource that used hot magma or hot, dry rocks from below Earth's surface to generate electricity. Geothermal energy
Electricity produced by water-power using large dams in a river. Hydroelectric energy
Alternative energy source that is based on atomic fission. Nuclear energy
Energy from the Sun that is clean, inexhaustible, and can be transformed into electricity by solar cells. Solar energy
Careful use of resources to reduce damage to the environment though such methods as composting and recycling materials. Conservation
A resource that remains in constant supply and will not run out. Inexhaustible source
Fossil fuel formed from marine organisms that is often found in tilted or folded rock layers and is used for cooking and heating. Natural gas

renewable energy and non renewable energy Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

fossil fuels
biomass
hydroelectric
geothermal
coal
hydro
natural
nuclear energy
oil
solar energy
wind power

Natural Ressources Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

the ability to dissolve solubility
a resource that can be replaced in a short amount of time renewable
a resource that takes a long time to be replenished nonrenewable
pieces of rock that have been broken down by weathering sediment
rock formed by the deposit of sediments that undergo pressure over time sedimentary rock
materials formed from decayed remains of ancient plants and animals that are burned to produce heat; coal, oil, and natural gas fossil fuels
Energy generated from natural resources—such as sunlight, wind, plants, water and geothermal heat—which are clean renewable alternative energy
wind turbines convert wind into electricity wind
electricity generated using the energy of fast flowing water hydropower
energy produced from living organisms and used for fuel in vehicles biofuels
energy from the sun used to produce electricity solar
heat from the below earth's surface used to heat homes and produce electricity geothermal
fossil fuel made from the remains of swamp plants coal
fossil fuel made from the remains of sea plants and animals oil
lenses cause objects to appear enlarged refraction

Crossword - Natural Resources

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Crossword
Description

Rocks from which minerals or metals can be extracted for profit. Ores
This fossil fuel is in the form of a rock Coal
The process of turning raw materials into finished products in a factory Manufacturing
Natural Resources such as rivers, lakes, glaciers, and groundwater are called water resources
Energy resources formed in the earth's crust from plant and animal matter over millions of years are called Fossil Fuels
This fossil fuel is in the form of a liquid oil
This fossil fuel is in the form of a gas Natural gas
The bulk of our food production depends on this natural resource Arable land
Resources that cannot be replaced are called NonRenewable Resources
The practice of growing crops and livestock to produce food, fibre, and fuel is called Agriculture
The process of extracting valuable metals and minerals from the earth's crust is called Mining
Release of harmful stuff into the enviroment as a result of human activities is known as Pollution
Resources that are constantly replaced by nature and can be harvested indefinitely are called RenewableResources
Electricity produced by harnessing the energy of flowing water is known as Hydroelectricpower
Power generated from harnessing wind energy through the use of wind mills and turbines is known as WindPower
Power generated by utilizing the heat stored beneath the earth surface is known as GeothermalPower
The warming of the earth's atmosphere due to build-up of carbon dioxide and methane is known as the Greenhouse effect
Is Biomass Renewable, or non Renewable? Renewable
Which one is Renewable: Natural Gas or Solar Energy? Solar Energy
Coal, Crude oil and Natural gas are examples of: Non-renewable resources

The Carbon Cycle Word Search

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Word Search
Description

decomposition
oil
coal
fossil fuels
calcareous sediments
organic matter
diffusion
Respiration
photosynthesis
Aquatic biomass