Petroleum Fast Facts

Topic

Energy

Geology / Mineral Formation

Type of Resource

Fact Sheet

Fast Facts

Year Level

Years 3-6

Years 7-10

Years K-2

Subject

Science

SOSE

Sector

Energy & Renewables

Resources for

Students & Teachers

Australian Curriculum Content Statements

Introduction

Petroleum is used as a source for fuel and in the making of petroleum products such as oil, chemicals and plastics.
In this fact sheet some fast facts on this resource are provided.