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fuel. A growing number of farms use this fuel instead of energy from electric companies. The methane can then be used to heat stoves, furnaces, or other household appliances resulting in less natural resources being used and as a natural method of reusing waste. Excess methane can also be sold by farmers to utility companies. Common Core Standard RI.5 Text Structure 1. What is the text structure? a. The author utilized a description text structure to assist the reader with understanding more about biomass. b. The author utilized a problem and solution text structure to express problems with fuel and provide a solution. c. The author utilized a cause and effect structure to explain the causes and effects of alternative fuels in the U.S.A. Common Core Standard RI.4 Vocabulary 2. What detail most strongly supports the idea that using biomass is gaining in popularity? a. More farms are selling their excess energy to utility companies. b. The methane gas can be used to heat appliances. c. A growing number of farms are using biomass. PROVE YOUR ANSWER USING TEXTUAL EVIDENCE: PROVE YOUR ANSWER USING TEXTUAL EVIDENCE:
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  • Summer '17
  • cindy evans
  • Methane, C. Biomass

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