Fossil Fuels

This week's assignment will cover the different types of fossil fuels used in producing energy

Reading Assignment


  • Do an internet search about petroleum resources generating an annotated bibliography of academically sound websites that discuss how petroleum resources form and why they occur where they do.
  • Write an essay (not to exceed 5 pages)that
    • compares and contrasts the formation of coal resources and petroleum resources and why they are found often in different localities
    • discusses the geopolitics of petroleum resources