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SIO 10 -Winter 2010 Homework # 6 Due Friday, February 26 Lectures 17, 18, 19 20 points Write your answers on a separate sheet of paper with your name and student ID on it. Short, concise answers are preferred above lengthy ones. Note that your handwriting must be legible to receive credit. Be sure to answer all sub-questions. 1. a) What is the difference between renewable and nonrenewable resources? (1pt) b) Name two renewable energy sources (1pt). c) Name two nonrenewable energy sources (1pt). d) Who is the world’s largest oil consumer (1pt)? a) Nonrenewable resources take a long time for nature to replace relative to the human life span, and renewable resources take a short time for nature to replace relative to the human life span. b) Geothermal energy, Hydroelectric and wind power, Solar Power c) Fossil fuels (oil, gas, coal) and nuclear power (nuclear fission). d) U.S. 2. a) What is the source of the organic material in oil? (1pt) b) What is the source of the organic material in coal? (1pt) c) Aside from global warming, what is another environmental problem associated
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This note was uploaded on 03/11/2010 for the course SIO sio 10 taught by Professor Beaver during the Winter '10 term at UCSD.

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homework6_ans copy - SIO 10 -Winter 2010 Homework # 6 Due...

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