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Natural Resources Crossword

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What is something that is naturally occurring (not man-made) that can be used to satisfy human needs and wants? natural resource
What are resources that can replenish themselves? renewable
What are resources that we could run out of? nonrenewable
People and animals need this resource for food. plants
This resource is turned into fuel for vehicles. Oil
This resource is used to heat houses and run stoves. natural gas
This resource is used for food, labor, and transportation. animals
All living things need this resource to survive. water
Plants use their roots to take in nutrients from this resource. soil
This resource is a solid fossil fuel that is used to make electricity. coal
Diamonds and copper are examples of this resource. minerals
Type of energy used for cleaner electricity but is controversial to some people. nuclear

Natural Resources Word Search

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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

Non-Renewable/Renewable Resources Crossword

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a renewable resource; the force of water creating power hydropower
a renewable resource; natural sunlight used to mae power/energy solar energy
a renewable resource; power of harnessing wind to use as power/energy wind power
a renewable resource; energy that is made by the heat of the molten interior of Earth geothermal energy
a renewable resource; making power by the waves force tidal
a renewable resource; organic matter used as fuel biomass
non-renewable resource; used as a fuel in nuclear reactor uranuim
non-renewable resource; used as fuel to make things work(ex. transportation) oil
non-renewable resource; used as a fuel and to make a fire coal
non-renewable resource; used as a fuel that is processed underground natural gas
a resource that can be replaced with in a humans life renewable resource
a resource that can not be replaced with in a humans life non-renewable resource
gasses that help the greenhouse effect greenhouse gasses
a change in the enviornment that can harm living organisms pollution
a change in regional or global weather pattern climate change

Energy Resources Crossword

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This type of energy cannot be reproduced as fast as it is used. nonrenewable
The ability to do work is? Energy
This is a renewable form of energy that is powered by moving water. Hydroelectric
A black, rock-like fossil fuel. Coal
The Earth's main source of energy Sun
Another name for oil Petroleum
Energy produced by the sun solarenergy
Energy that splits atoms, creates steam, and turns turbines Nuclearenergy
Energy that comes from heat and magma underground Geothermal
A mixture of methane and other gases Naturalgas

Engineering Disciplines Crossword

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Crossword
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Plan, perfect, or improve the sound of an architectural space Acoustical
Plan, coordinate, and implement the specifications for a new car, engineering every part Automotive
Design, develop, test, and help manufacture aircraft, missiles, and spacecraft Aerospace
Concerned with the production and processing of agricultural products, which are critical to our ability to feed the ever-expanding world population Agricultural
The application of engineering principles to biological systems Bioengineering
Take what chemists do in a laboratory, apply fundamental engineering, chemistry, and physics principles, and design and develop processes to produce products for use in our society Chemical
Designing and supervising the construction of roads, buildings, airports, tunnels, bridges, and water and sewage systems Civil Engineering
Concerned with the management and operation of construction projects Construction
Responsible for the design, development, testing, and supervision of the manufacturing of electrical equipment, such as household appliances or guidance systems for satellites Electrical Engineering
Apply engineering principles in order to improve and maintain the environment Environmental
Responsible for the design, development, testing, and supervision of the manufacturing of electrical equipment, such as household appliances or guidance systems for satellites Fire Protection
Concerned with providing healthier products to consumers, who increasingly rely on food products Food Process
Use science to research genes found in the cells of plants and animals to develop better products Genetic
Use science to work with land and water Geological
Design, improve, and install integrated systems of people, materials, and energy Industrial
Applies science and math to the design, development, and implementation of manufacturing systems Manufacturing
Concerned with the exploration of oceans, the transportation of products over water, and the utilization of resources in the world’s oceans, lakes, and seas Marine and Ocean
Develop new materials, improve traditional materials, and produce materials that are economical and reliable through synthesis and processing Materials Science
Design, produce, operate, and service machines and mechanical devices Mechanical
Maintain the flow of raw materials by discovering, extracting, and processing minerals for products Mineral and Mining
Study nuclear energy, radiation, and their beneficial uses Nuclear
Concerned with maintaining the safe flow of petroleum, exploring for crude oil deposits, removing and transporting oil, and refining oil Petroleum
Concerned with programming robots and systems to perform tasks autonomously Robotics
Responsible for the coding of computer software that results in a simple and friendly environment for computer users Software
Create safer structures and fit more people and objects per square inch into these structures Structural

renewable energy and non renewable energy Word Search

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

ENERGY RESOURCES Word Scramble

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Word Scramble
Description

RENEWABLE
NON-RENEWABLE
SOLAR ENERGY
HYDROPOWER
GEOTHERMAL
NUCLEAR
BIOMASS
COAL
FOSSIL FUEL
NATURAL GAS
OIL
PETROLEUM
MINERALS
NATURAL RESOURCES
CONSERVATION

Coal Mining Word Search

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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

renewable and non-renewable sources word search

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biomass
co-generation
coal
geothermal
hydro energy
natural gas
nuclear energy
ocean energy
oil
solar energy
thermal energy
tidal power
wind energy

SOIL CROSSWORD

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Largest particle dries quicl;y and texture is rough and gritty. Sand
Relative proportions of sand, silt, and clay texture
What the soil is composed of air, water, nutrients, and orgainic matter Composition
the proccess by which the surface of the earth is worn away by the action of water, glaciers, winds, waves, ext. Erosion
How much water the soil will allow through permeability
Depends on how many pores and the size of the pores porosity
influenced by the amount of proteins present in the soil Color
used to identify different types of soil Soil Properties
the break down of rock and minerals by rain, acid, salt, wind, and temperature into sediments weathering
Medium sized particles, texture is smooth and powdery when dry and slippery when wet. silt
smallest particle; smooth and hard as stone when dry and sticky when wet clay
Mixture of sand, silt, and clay. Best type of soil for growing plants. Loam
soil layers; more mature soil has more horizons soil horizon
Mixture of rock, minerals, and organiz matter soil
living particles in soil organic
non living particles in soil inorganic
Mostly made of decaying leaves, twigs, and animal remains/waste Humus
loose soil that is rich in organic material needed by plants topsoil
rich in minerals that are wased down in minerals that are wased downfrom topsoil by rain subsoil
slightly broken up rock. plants roots cannot go through this layer. Mostly inorganic. weathered rock
also knowthe parent material. unweathered solid rock bneath all layers. bedrock
the extraction of valuable minerals or geological materials from the earth. mining
a natrual material with a high concentation of metals and valuable materials that can be extracted for a profit. Ore
when a mine is no longer being used, the land should be restored to its former state or better. Reclamation
minerals or substances that occur in nature and can be used for economic gain. Natrual resource
a natural resource that can be replaced quickly enough so that we will not run out renewable resource
hydrocarbons created from the remains of formerly living organisms used for energy. fossil fuel
a natrual resource that we need to use carefully because it cannot be replaced quickly and we will run out. nonrenewable resource