Lecture questions -Origin of oil 3

Lecture questions -Origin of oil 3 - EAS 375 Lecture...

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EAS 375 Lecture Questions Lecture 4 - Origin of Oil Why was there some much interest in finding an abundant source of kerosene during the middle part of the 19 th century? 2. Production and refining activities during the early days of the oil industry was in complete chaos. What did John D. Rockefeller in the United States and Marcus Samuels in Baku do to bring order to the industry during the latter part of the 19 th century? 3. What factor clearly emerged following World War I that changed the course of future wars? 4. In the oil industry what do the terms “upstream” and “downstream” mean? -Upstream – exploration, production -downstream – oil transport and shipping, refining, distribution and retailing. 5. What is crude oil? - derived from kerogen which is comprised of organic compounds containing the elements of hydrogen and carbon. -is a mixture of many types of hydrocarbons molecules. 6.
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