Distinguish between readily available and less accessible resources.
Renewable and Nonrenewable Resources
Explain natural resource distribution.
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Compare the time span of renewability for fossil fuels and the time span of renewability for alternative fuels.
Compare the usage of fossil fuels and alternative energy resources (e.g., oil, natural gas, coal, wind, solar, water).
Describe the waste (i.e., kind and quantity) derived from the use of renewable and nonrenewable resources and their potential impact on the environment.
Explain society’s standard of living in terms of technological advancements and how these advancements impact on agriculture (e.g., transportation, processing, production, storage).
Describe the Sun as the major source of energy that impacts the environment.