How Well Do You Know About Resources And Energy? Trivia Questions Quiz

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How Well Do You Know About Resources And Energy? Trivia Questions Quiz

How Well Do You Know About Resources And Energy? Energy is the ability to do work, and there are different sources of energy, some being eco-friendly while others are not. Take up the quiz below and get to see how conversant you are with energy and how it is made available to us. All the best, and keep reading up on the topic!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    To reuse something means what?
    • A. 

      To use over and over

    • B. 

      To use less of

    • C. 

      To make into something new

    • D. 

      To throw away

  • 2. 
    • A. 

      Some say it is an eyesoar

    • B. 

      Somesay it hurts birds and bats

    • C. 

      It creates electricity that is safe for the environment

    • D. 

      It takes up too much space

  • 3. 
    • A. 

      Inexhaustible energy

    • B. 

      Alternative energy

    • C. 

      Renewable energy

    • D. 

      Nonrenewable

  • 4. 
    Define reduce.
    • A. 

      To share

    • B. 

      To use over and over

    • C. 

      To use less of something

    • D. 

      To make something old into something new

  • 5. 
    Which is a nonrenewable source of energy?  A. coal    B. Solar   C. Wind   D.  Hydroelectricity
    • A. 

      Solar

    • B. 

      Wind

    • C. 

      Hydroelectricity

    • D. 

      Coal

  • 6. 
    Check all examples of nonrenewable resources.
    • A. 

      Fossil fuels

    • B. 

      Trees

    • C. 

      Oil

    • D. 

      Metals like iron, gold and silver

  • 7. 
    What 2 gases produce acid rain?
    • A. 

      Nitrogen and sulfur

    • B. 

      Sulfur and magnesium

    • C. 

      Magnesium and nitrogren

    • D. 

      Nitrogen and oxygen

  • 8. 
    Trace the transformation of energy for hydroelectricity.
    • A. 

      Kinetic - potential - hydroelectricity

    • B. 

      Kinetic - mechanical - hydroelectricity

    • C. 

      Potential - mechanical - hydroelectricity

    • D. 

      Water - dam - house

  • 9. 
    What does inexhaustible mean?
    • A. 

      It can never run out

    • B. 

      Once the resource is gone it is gone - can not be replaced in a lifetime

    • C. 

      It can be replaced or replentished

    • D. 

      It is tited

  • 10. 
    Explain nonrenewable resources.
    • A. 

      It can never run out

    • B. 

      Once it is gone it is gone forever - it can not be replaced in a lifetime

    • C. 

      It can be replaced or replenished

    • D. 

      It is tired

  • 11. 
    Energy from running water is used to generate ___________________________
    • A. 

      Biomass

    • B. 

      Wind energy

    • C. 

      Solar power

    • D. 

      Hydroelectricity

  • 12. 
    • A. 

      Solar energy

    • B. 

      Wind power

    • C. 

      Biomass

    • D. 

      Hydroelectricity

  • 13. 
    The Arizona desert would be a good area for which alternative energy ?
    • A. 

      Hydroelectricity

    • B. 

      Solar

    • C. 

      Biomass

    • D. 

      Geothermal

  • 14. 
    Define renewable resources or energy.
    • A. 

      Energy that takes an extremely long time to replace

    • B. 

      Energy that never runs out

    • C. 

      Energy that can not be replaced quickly

    • D. 

      Energy that can be replaced quickly

  • 15. 
    • A. 

      Solar Power

    • B. 

      Hydroelectricity

    • C. 

      Biofuels

    • D. 

      Fossil Fuels

  • 16. 
    New objects are made from old objects when you ________________.
    • A. 

      Reuse

    • B. 

      Reduce

    • C. 

      Recycle

    • D. 

      Renewable

  • 17. 
    Conservation means using natural resources ___________________
    • A. 

      Up - til it is gone

    • B. 

      Poorly

    • C. 

      Wisley

    • D. 

      For fun

  • 18. 
    Click all that apply.  Check the 3 Rs,
    • A. 

      Reduce

    • B. 

      Renewable

    • C. 

      Revolution

    • D. 

      Reuse

    • E. 

      Reserve

    • F. 

      Recycle

  • 19. 
    Clcik all that  are true statements about smog.
    • A. 

      Smog is acid and water vapors mixed together

    • B. 

      Nitrogen and sulfur make up smog

    • C. 

      Smog occurs nearlarge cities

    • D. 

      Smog is form from fog and smoke

  • 20. 
    This is an example of a renewable resource.
    • A. 

      The sun

    • B. 

      The wind

    • C. 

      Fossil fuels

    • D. 

      Trees