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- Car Smarts: Gas Prices
- How Gasoline Works
- How Gas Prices Work
- How Gas Pumps Work
- How Oil Refining Works
- How does oil speculation raise gas prices?
- Is there a correlation between gas prices and obesity?
- Why is summer fuel more expensive than winter fuel?
- How does a gasoline pump at a filling station know when the tank is full?
More Great Links
- Evans, Scott. "Gas prices in Idaho on the Rise, declining elsewhere." NWCN.com. Sept. 27, 2011. (Sept. 28, 2011). http://www.nwcn.com/home/?fId=130672588&fPath=/news/local&fDomain=10227
- Schultz Saranow, Jennifer. "More on Finding Cheap Gas." The New York Times. Feb. 3, 2011. (Sept. 28, 2011). http://bucks.blogs.nytimes.com/2011/02/03/more-on-finding-cheap-gas/
- Smith, Steven Cole: "How to find cheap gas on the road." Orland Sentinel. Nov. 18, 2010. (Sept. 28, 2011). http://articles.orlandosentinel.com/2010-11-18/business/os-auto-scscolumnsidebatr-111910-20101119_1_cheap-gas-gas-prices-cheapest-gas
- U.S. Energy Information Administration: "Gasoline Explained: Factors Affecting Gasoline Prices." (Sept. 30, 2011). http://www.eia.gov/energyexplained/index.cfm?page=gasoline_factors_affecting_prices
- U.S. Energy Information Administration. "Gasoline Explained: Regional Gasoline Price Differences." (Sept. 28, 2011). http://www.eia.gov/energyexplained/index.cfm?page=gasoline_regional
- Weston Pulliam, Liz. "12 ways to find cheaper gas." MSN.com. (Sept. 28, 2011). http://articles.moneycentral.msn.com/SavingandDebt/SaveonaCar/10waysToFindCheapGas.aspx
- Yu, Roger. "Looking for cheap gas? Apps can point the way." June 12, 2011. (Sept. 28, 2011). http://travel.usatoday.com/news/story/2011/06/Looking-for-cheap-gas-Apps-can-point-the-way/48326136/