# Energy Quiz

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

Related Topics
• 1.
• 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.
• A.

True

• B.

False

• 13.
Potential energy is the energy of motion and kinetic energy is stored.
• A.

True

• B.

False