gg 1001 study guide test 1,2,3,n4 78 - nonrenewable...

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Substitutablity Which business practices are important in stabilizing resources prices and limiting problems caused by resource scarcity? How hydrothermal energy is formed or utilized Earth's internal heat in volcanic areas is used to produce steam to drive turbines. Considering oil: 1. What actually happens when it is burned? -- it is actually releasing stored solar energy 2. When and how was it created? – organic matter was covered and kept from contact with oxygen and placed under pressure over millions of years c. Humans place it in what category of resources? -- it is a
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Unformatted text preview: nonrenewable resource from the human perspective Wood In most developing countries, the largest proportion of energy is supplied through what means? Coal For electric generation in the USA, what is the main energy resource? Natural Gas What is the most common energy source for home use in the USA, especially for heat and hot water? oil (gasoline and diesal fuel) Nearly all transportation systems rely on which energy source? Coal The US is the leading producer of which energy fuel?...
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