# Energy Quiz

13 Questions  I  By Mscarb72
This quiz is on Ch. 5 Sec. 1 and covers the different types of energy.

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 1 What are the two main types of energy?
 A. Chemical and thermal
 B. Electrical and nuclear
 C. Potential and kinetic
 D. None of the above
 2 The amount of kinetic energy depends on two things, the mass and _________________ of an object.
 A. Weight
 B. Acceleration
 C. Energy
 D. Velocity
 3 A type of potential energy that is associated with objects that can be stretched or compressed is called:
 A. Mechanical energy
 B. Elastic potential energy
 C. Gravitational potential energy
 D. None of the above
 4 A car moving, a frog leaping, and sounds that are made are all examples of what kind of energy?
 A. Chemical
 B. Electrical
 C. Thermal
 D. Mechanical
 5 A type of potential energy that depends on height and is equal to the work done to lift the object is called:
 A. Vertical energy
 B. Gravitational potential energy
 C. Elastic potential energy
 D. Growing energy
 6 Which of the following are good examples of elastic potential energy?
 A. Rubber band
 B. Bow
 C. Bungee cord
 D. All of the above
 7 What is the formula used to calculate kinetic energy?
 A. KE = mass x velocity squared divided by 2
 B. KE = mass x work divided by 2
 C. KE = force x mass divided by 2
 D. None of the above
 8 Visible light, ultraviolet radiation and microwaves are all good examples of:
 A. Electrical energy
 B. Nuclear energy
 C. Electromagnetic energy
 D. None of the above
 9 When a nucleus splits apart it is called:
 A. Nuclear fission
 B. Nuclear fusion
 C. Nuclear energy
 D. None of the above
 10 Static shock, batteries and powerlines all are good examples of what kind of energy?
 A. Electrical
 B. Electromagnetic
 C. Nuclear
 D. None of the above
 11 Mechanical energy can be potential or kinetic.
 A. True
 B. False
 12 The total energy of the particles in an object is thermal energy.
 A. True
 B. False
 13 Potential energy is the energy of motion and kinetic energy is stored.
 A. True
 B. False
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