Unit 5

Mineral and Energy Resources

Moodle Section 19 - Natural Resources

Essential Questions:
  • How do we identify a mineral?
  • How do we obtain minerals?
  • What is meant by the term reclamation?
  • How do we generate electricity?
  • What are the advantages and disadvantages between renewable and nonrenewable energy resources?
  • When is something biodegradable?
  • What happens to all our waste?
  • How can we reduce our waste?