EAS 1601 Lab 11: “Natural Resources and Energy” Sample Prelab Quiz (note: actual quiz may differ)1.Give two examples of renewable resources. (2 pts) 2.Bauxite (aluminum ore) reserves are currently estimated to be 15,000,000 thousand tons with a consumption rate of 63,000 thousand tons/year and an annual growth rate of consumption of 6%. What is the length of time until depletion of these reserves assuming exponential growth of consumption? You must show all work (4 pts). 3.What is carrying capacity? Name the two types listed in the lab material. (4 pts) 1
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