It’s a Gas Worksheet

It’s a Gas Worksheet

Name: _________________________________________________

Date: ______________________

Feature Story

  1. How do petroleum geologists figure out where natural gas deposits are located? What kinds of clues do they use?

Feature Story Link—Career Advice

  1. What subjects will you need to study if you want to be a petroleum geologist?
  2. Why would it also be helpful to learn a second language and to learn about the customs of other oil-producing nations?

Science Concepts

  1. Use a can of soda to explain the difference between a gas, a liquid, and a solid.

Advanced Science Concepts

  1. What is in natural gas?

Do the Safe Thing

  1. What should you do if you smell a gas leak in your home?
  2. Why is it important to not light a match or even use a flashlight if there is a natural gas leak in your home?