vocabulary project

oil reserves, crude oil, non-renewable recource, & investing

by Laykin Stoess

oil reserves

the definition of oil reserves is: the amount of technically and economically recoverable oil.

this relates to southwest and central Asia because those places can have oil reserves. many countries use these oil reserves. southwest and central asia use oil reserves to store and use the oil.

crude oil

the definition of crude oil is: unrefined petroleum.

this is related to southwest and central asia because this regoin has the worlds largest known crude oil reserves. more than half the worlds proven crude oil reserves lie under southwest asia. ( images.pcmac.org )

non renewable resource

the definition of non renewable resouce is: a recource of economic value that cannot be readily replaced by natural means on a level to its equal consumption. it takes so long to form that it can't be replaced.

like other countries, southwest and central asia have non-renewable resources. such as coal and oil.


the definition of investing is: expend money with expectation of achieving a profit or material result by putting it into financial schemes, shares, or property.

this is associated with central and southwest asia because they have alot of oil that has potential to be invested back into the country.

how are these words related?

these words are all based off oil. oil reserves store oil, crude oil is a type of oil, oil is also a non renewable resource, and oil can be invested. Southwest and cenral asia have alot of oil, so they can do much with it.
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