TTO 3 - Fossil fuels

Fossil fuels
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This lesson contains 13 slides, with interactive quizzes and text slides.

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Fossil fuels

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Which of these are fossil fuels?
1. Oil
2. Coal
3. Wood
4. Gas

Oil, coal and gas
Oil and gas
Oil and coal
All four

Slide 2 - Quiz

  • You can explain why fossil fuels are non-renewable.
  • You can tell how oil and coal are formed.
  • You can tell what the Paris Agreement aims for, and you can tell what it means to be carbon neutral.

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How is coal formed?

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300 million years ago!
The Netherlands was located around the equator.
It looked like a tropical swamp.

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How is oil formed?

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200 million years ago!
It was much warmer back then. Most of Europe was a shallow sea.

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Why was the sea level much higher during this time period?

Slide 8 - Open question

Name 2 similarities and 1 difference in the formation of oil and coal.

Slide 9 - Open question

Can you explain why oil and coal are non-renewable?

Slide 10 - Open question

Are we too dependend?

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Rising gas prices
- More demand after corona crisis
- Less available (Russia offers less, Groningen closes the fields).

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Paris Agreement
The Paris Agreement sets out a global framework to avoid dangerous climate change by limiting global warming to well below 2°C and pursuing efforts to limit it to 1.5°C. It also aims to strengthen countries’ ability to deal with the impacts of climate change and support them in their efforts.

--> Can we be carbon neutral in 2050 or 2060??

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