Earth Was made for me

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Our wonderful Earth has provided us with resources to live a better life. From the cars we drive to the food we eat, everything around us comes from the Earth. I own many machines, appliances, and products that make my life easier. My car gets me to school every day, the table salt makes my food taste rich and delicious, my nail polish adds color to my life, my electric heater keeps me nice and warm, and my Starbucks cup helps me drink a lot of coffee throughout the week. All these items play a crucial role in my life. This past week I’ve analyzed the resources needed to allow me to have a successful week. I use my car every day of the week. I use it during the weekday to go to school and on the weekend to travel around California. On an average I travel 500 miles a week. This makes me wonder what my car is made of. There are five main materials that make up my car: steel, plastic, aluminum, rubber and glass. The main material used in the manufacturing of my car is steel (George, 2009). The average car contains 2,400 pounds of steel, which makes up about 80% of the car’s weight (Sh...

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