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fossil fuels

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Coal, petroleum, and natural gas.

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All of these fuels were formed from the remains of plants and animals that lived millions of years ago.

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All fossil fuels produce carbon dioxide when burned. (See greenhouse effect.)

notes for fossil fuels

Burning fossil fuels is a main cause of air pollution.
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