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.
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3.6 Humans are part of Earth’s ecosystems and influence energy flow through these systems.
6.8 Amount of energy used can be calculated and monitored.
4.5 Humans generate electricity in multiple ways.
7.6 Some populations are more vulnerable to impacts of energy choices than others.
5.4 Energy decisions are influenced by economic factors.
1.4 Energy available to do useful work decreases as it is transferred from system to system.
5.7 Energy decisions are influenced by social factors.
1.5 Energy comes in different forms and can be divided into categories.
6.6 Behavior and design affect the amount of energy used by human society.
7.4 Increasing demand for and limited supplies of fossil fuels affects quality of life.
4.1 Humans transfer and transform energy from the environment into forms useful for human endeavors
4.2 Humans use of energy is subject to limits and constraints.
4.7 Different sources of energy and different ways energy is transformed, transported, and stored.