Related Topics:1. Energy is a physical quantity that follows precise natural laws.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.4. Various sources of energy are used to power human activities.
Associated Grade Levels:9-1011-12
3.6 Humans are part of Earth’s ecosystems and influence energy flow through these systems.
1.1 Energy is a quantity that is transferred from system to system.
4.3 Fossil and biofuels are organic matter that contain energy captured from sunlight.
5.4 Energy decisions are influenced by economic 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.
5.7 Energy decisions are influenced by social factors.
4.1 Humans transfer and transform energy from the environment into forms useful for human endeavors
6.3 Human demand for energy is increasing.
4.2 Humans use of energy is subject to limits and constraints.
1.3 Energy is neither created nor destroyed.
5.3 Energy decisions can be made using a systems-based approach.
5.6 Energy decisions are influenced by environmental factors.