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aluminum
coal
conservstion
crude oil
hydroeletric
lumber
meatals
natural gas
natural resorces
nonrenewable resorces
recycle
reduce
renewable resorces
reuse
trees
water

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

Energy Resources Word Search

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Description

greenhouse gasses
nuclear energy
cong
pollution
environment
electricity
renewable
nonrenewable
inexhaustible
fossil fuels
energy conservation
recycling
wind farm
wind energy
natural gas
oil
coal
biomass fuel
geothermal
hydroelectric
solar energy

Fossil Fuels Crossword

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Crossword
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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

Energy Word Search

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Description

waves
vibration
fossil fuels
uranium
natural gas
coal
oil
nonrenewable resource
renewable resource
biomass
geothermal
solar
wind
hydroelectric
sound
sun
fusion
fission
nuclear
electromagnetic
electrical
chemical
thermal
mechanical
elastic
gravitational
potential
kinetic
joule
energy

Natural Resources Word Search

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Description

organisms
sediments
nonrenewable
renewable
transform
transfer
environment
pollution
solarpower
animals
plants
sun
wind
windpower
water
hydropower
fossilfuels
electricity
energy
naturalgas
oil
coal
generator
turbine
naturalresources

Energy Conservation Word Search

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Description

Water
Phantom Load
Amps
Volts
Circuit
Watts
Lightbulb
Energy
Geothermal
Electricity
Natural Gas
Coal
Oil
Solar
Windpower
Biomass
Nonrenewable
Renewable

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

Renewable and Nonrenewable Resources Crossword

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Description

This is a renewable resource that is provided every day by a major part of our solar system. Solar energy
This is a nonrenewable resource that is made up of another energy source. Nuclear Energy
This is a nonrenewable resource that is in the periodic table and makes up another energy resource. Uranium
A nonrenewable resource that takes a very long time to form from decomposing organic matter. Coal
A renewable resource that is created from the burning of sugarcane and/or wood. Biomass
A nonrenewable resource that was formed from tiny sea animals and plants millions of years ago. Propane
A renewable resource that is made from rotting plant material. Methane
A nonrenewable resource that is made from heat in the Earth. Geothermal
This is a renewable resource that is made from the differences in air pressure. Wind
A fossil fuel that is nonrenewable and is formed for over millions of years. Natural Gas

Global Warming Crossword

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Crossword
Description

A negative effect of global warming. extreme weather
A type of fuel that was made by animals that decomposed millioins of years ago. oil
A former vice president that delivered a speech on global warming and its impact on society. Al Gore
A greenhouse gas emitted from vehicles and industry. carbon dioxide
A greenhouse gas emitted from land fills and trash. methane
A negative effect of global warming that occurs in the countries of Africa. drought
Types of gas that are trapped in Earth's atmosphere and as a result increase the overall temperature of the planet. greenhouse gas
Due to the melting of glaciers, _____________ __________ may lose their habitat and become extinct. polar bears
Water in its gas form that is green house gas. water vapor
Mass removal of trees or __________________________ increases the level of CO2 in the atmosphere. deforestation
A negative effect of rising sea level includes the possibility of the oceans covering current ___________________. coastlines
Natural gas, oil and coal are all _______________ _______________. fossil fuels
A type of energy resource such as oil, natural gas and coal that cannot be reused. nonrenewable
Use of _________________ or hybrid vehicles would assist in our reliance on the use of fossil fuels. electric
The creation and use of energy sources created from the wind or ____________ _____________ would reduce our consumption of fossil fuels. solar energy

renewable energy and non renewable energy Word Search

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Description

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