Related Topics:1. Energy is a physical quantity that follows precise natural laws.2. Physical processes on Earth are the result of energy flow through the Earth system.3. Biological processes depend on energy flow through the Earth system.5. Energy decisions are influenced by economic, political, environmental, and social factors.6. The amount of energy used by human society depends on many factors.7. The quality of life of individuals and societies is affected by energy choices.
Associated Grade Levels:7-89-1011-12Public
1.2 The energy of a system or object that results in its temperature is called thermal energy.
2.3 Earth’s weather and climate are mostly driven by energy from the Sun.
2.7 The effects of changes in Earth’s energy system are often not immediately apparent.
3.6 Humans are part of Earth’s ecosystems and influence energy flow through these systems.
5.6 Energy decisions are influenced by environmental factors.
5.7 Energy decisions are influenced by social factors.
6.5 Social and technological innovation affects the amount of energy used by human society.
7.3 Environmental quality is impacted by energy choices.