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Title: Fossil Fuels: Coal PDF
Url: http://esa21.kennesaw.edu/activities/coal/coalactivity.pdf
Creator: Pratte, John
Publisher: Kennesaw State University
Description: This lesson provides an introduction to the use of coal as an energy source. Topics include the history of coal usage, applications of coal as an energy source, and major suppliers of coal (the United States). There is also discussion of how coal is created, located, and produced, and technologies for burning it more cleanly. The lesson includes a hands-on activity in which students measure the ash content of various types of coal.
LC Classification: Technology -- Chemical technology -- Fuel -- Coal
Technology -- Chemical technology -- Gas industry -- Coal, oil, shale, and other resources for gas manufacture
Technology -- Environmental technology. Sanitary engineering -- Environmental technology. Sanitary engineering -- Special environmental pollutants -- Other environmental pollutants, A-Z -- Fossil fuels
GEM Subject: Science -- Technology
Science -- Ecology
Science -- Earth science
Science -- Geology
Science -- Physical sciences
Resource Type: Instructional Materials
InteractiveResource (DCMI Type Vocabulary)
Laboratory Modules
Lesson Plans
Reading Materials
Science Materials
Format: pdf
Audience: College/University Instructors
Higher Education
Secondary Education
Technical School First Cycle
Technical School Second Cycle
University First Cycle
University Second Cycle
Vocational Training
Language: English
Rights: Environmental Science Activity
Access Rights: Free access
Date Of Record Release: 2008-12-11 03:00:02 (W3C-DTF)
Date Last Modified: 2008-12-10 15:27:40 (W3C-DTF)
Source: Environmental Science Activities for the 21st Century
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Resource URL Clicks: 4
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