Identify and describe examples of renewable and nonrenewable resources.
Earth and Space Sciences
Earth Features and Processes That Change Earth and Its Resources
Identify and describe the types of Earth’s natural resources.
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Describe the usefulness of Earth’s physical resources as raw materials for the human-made world.
Identify the types and uses of Earth materials for renewable, nonrenewable, and reusable products (e.g., human-made products: concrete, paper, plastics, fabrics).
Identify fossil fuels and alternative fuels used by humans.
Identify products and by-products of plants and animals for human use (e.g., food, clothing, building materials, paper products).
Recognize ways that humans benefit from the use of water resources (e.g., agriculture, energy, recreation).