Oil Fossil Fuels

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What Is Oil?

We have learned that oil is found in rocks with holes instead of caves or caverns. Oil is also formed by small dead plants and animals that are deep under the sea. Over time the animals become fossilized and they eventually make the oil.Oil is made from petroleum ( Latin for rock oil) and rock.

What Is Oil Used For?

Oil is nonrenewable because it's made from dead plant and animals. Rubber ,bed sheets ,perfume ,and plastic are all made from oil. Oil is used in the community because it provides heat transportation, and power

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What state has the most oil?

Midland, TX has the most oil. Texas has 1/3 of the oil used in the U.S.A. It has over 7 million barrels!