Natural Gas Safety World: Student Worksheet #1

Natural Gas Science

Name: __________________________ Date: ________

  1. Natural gas is the same gas you use in your car. (True or False) ____________
  2. Circle the two things listed below that formed natural gas.
    a) clouds                     c) water animals
    b) swamp plants         d) gold
    Did these things exist before or after the dinosaurs? 
  3. Natural gas service is usually interrupted during heavy storms.
    (True or False) _____________
    Why or why not? 
  4. Natural gas smells the way it does because  
  5. Match the three fossil fuels listed below with their states.
    1.  coal                A. gas
    2.  natural gas     B. liquid
    3.  oil                   C. solid
  6. Draw a cartoon with three or four panels that shows how natural gas was formed, as was explained at the beginning of this section.

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