Chemistry & Chemical Reactivity

9th Edition
John C. Kotz + 3 others
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781133949640

Chemistry & Chemical Reactivity

9th Edition
John C. Kotz + 3 others
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781133949640


Chapter 20.4, Problem 3RC
Textbook Problem

Which of the following is a renewable energy resource?

  1. (a) biofuels
  2. (b) natural gas
  3. (c) coal
  4. (d) nuclear fission

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Chemistry & Chemical Reactivity
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