Petro-crops are plants (1) Grown near oil fields (2) Used in refining crude oil (3) Whose fossil remains formed crude oil (4) From which petrol like fuels can be derived

Answer: (4)

Petro-crops are the plants that produce petroleum compound as a supplement to petrol. Some plants or algae produce hydrocarbons, ethanol and so on, that can serve as an actual and potential source of energy. Such plants are known as petro-crops.

Examples – Pedillanthus macrocarpus, Calotropis procera, Jatropha curcas and Copifera langsdorfii.

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