Today we talked about how fossil fuels form. Peat is the material that later forms into oil, coal, or natural gas. There is peat all over the world right now that may, in time, turn into a fossil fuel. It is usually found in swampy areas (and usually it does not smell very good).
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There are several pages connected to this link that will provide the answers to the questions.
Answer the following questions in your own words:
1. What is crude oil?
2. What is a hydrocarbon?
3. How do you get gasoline from crude oil?