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"U.S. Energy Information Administration - EIA - Independent Statistics and Analysis." U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA). N.p., n.d. Web. 29 May 2016.

According to the graphic above, 4% of energy for transportation comes from renewable resources (hydro, geothermal, solar/PV, wind, and biomass).

Using the information in the graphic, how many BTUs of energy is that?

A

$1.1 \times { 10 }^{ 15 }\text{ BTU}$

B

$6.9 \times { 10 }^{ 14 }\text{ BTU}$

C

$2.75 \times { 10 }^{ 12 }\text{ BTU}$

D

$1.1 \times { 10 }^{ 14 }\text{ BTU}$

E

$6.8 \times { 10 }^{ 15 }\text{ BTU}$