Life With Energy

Students will describe ways in which technology affects the environment, both negatively and positively, and identify different forms of energy and their advantages/disadvantages. They will also determine the benefits as well as the environmental harms of using energy to improve our quality of life.

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2. Physical processes on Earth are the result of energy flow through the Earth system.
6. The amount of energy used by human society depends on many factors.

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2.7 The effects of changes in Earth’s energy system are often not immediately apparent.

6.5 Social and technological innovation affects the amount of energy used by human society.