3types of fossil fuels

Updated: 9/17/2020
3types of fossil fuels

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  • coal was formed from dead trees and other plant material
  • the formation of petroleum the sea animas dead bodies settled at the bottom of the sea they got compressed by the layer of sand and clay.with high temperature and pressure converts them into petroleum
  • the phytoplankton and zooplankton sink to thebottom of the ocean and mix with organic materials to form an organic rich mud. the increasing pressure and temperature transform the shale into awaxy or kerogen at temperature between 90-160c kerogen is transformed into natural gas