6th Grade: A Trivia Quiz On Earth Science!

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6th Grade: A Trivia Quiz On Earth Science!

A natural resource is a material or source of energy that is supplied by nature. Unfortunately, obtaining and using these natural resources can be very destructive to the environment e. G. Mining in rainforests. Let's look at this exciting earth science quiz!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Bauxite is a mineral that can be made into what?
    • A. 

      Aluminium

    • B. 

      Steel

    • C. 

      Tin

    • D. 

      Zinc

  • 2. 
    Trees give out which gas?
    • A. 

      Carbon Dioxide

    • B. 

      Methane

    • C. 

      Nitrogen

    • D. 

      Oxygen

  • 3. 
    What form of power uses heat from below ground?
    • A. 

      Geothermal

    • B. 

      Hydro Electric

    • C. 

      Solar

    • D. 

      Tidal

  • 4. 
    Which of these is not a biomass fuel?
    • A. 

      Cow dung

    • B. 

      Firewood

    • C. 

      Peat

    • D. 

      Uranium

  • 5. 
    Which problem is not caused by burning fossil fuels?
    • A. 

      Acid rain

    • B. 

      Global warming

    • C. 

      Smog

    • D. 

      The hole in the ozone layer

  • 6. 
    Coal, oil and natural gas can be described how?
    • A. 

      Expendable

    • B. 

      Infinite

    • C. 

      Non-renewable

    • D. 

      Renewable

  • 7. 
    Which of these statements is true?
    • A. 

      Most UK homes are powered by solar panels

    • B. 

      HEP does not damage the environment

    • C. 

      The world gets 5% of its electricity from non-fossil fuels

    • D. 

      Wind turbines work well in coastal locations

  • 8. 
    The letters HEP refer to what type of power?
    • A. 

      Heated Electrical

    • B. 

      Highly Explosive

    • C. 

      Hugely Expensive

    • D. 

      Hydro Electric

  • 9. 
    Which of these is not a natural resource?
    • A. 

      Fish

    • B. 

      Plastic

    • C. 

      Topsoil

    • D. 

      Trees

  • 10. 
    How are coal, oil and natural gas collectively known?
    • A. 

      Clean fuels

    • B. 

      Fossil fuels

    • C. 

      Prehistoric fuels

    • D. 

      Recycled fuels

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