Petroleum is a naturally occurring, yellow-to-black liquid found in geological
formations ..... Crude oil may also be found in a semi-solid form mixed with sand
and water, as in the Athabasca oil sa...
Jul 24, 2009 ... Crude oil, commonly known as petroleum, is a liquid found within the Earth
comprised of hydrocarbons, organic compounds and small amounts ...
Crude oil - sometimes called petroleum - is found in the Earth's crust. Millions of
years ago small animals and plants died and fell to the bottom of the sea.
Crude oil is found on every continent. The largest producers of oil are Saudi
Arabia, Russia, the United States and China, but oil is found also in South
Jan 15, 2013 ... Petroleum, or crude oil, is a fossil fuel and non-renewable source of ... Petroleum
reservoirs can be found beneath land or the ocean floor.
Oil was not only found in the Middle East, but in China as well. In 347 ... A:
Petroleum companies extract crude oil from the Earth using a perforation in the
Plate tectonics determines the location of oil and gas reservoirs and is the best
key we have to understanding why deserts and arctic areas seem to hold the ...
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Apr 16, 2012 ... This is a simple video explaining the basics of crude oil such as extraction,
distillation and uses. Enjoy :) Link to formation of crude oil video ...
Oct 10, 2005 ... But where does oil really come from, and how much is left? ... If abiogenic
petroleum sources are indeed found to be abundant, it would mean ... objects
formed from the same raw material as Earth, that crude oil might exist on ...
The liquids found underground can be a complicated mixture of water, crude oil
and gas. The crude oil and gas need to be separated before they can be ...