Conservation Of Energy Quiz Questions And Answers

10 Questions | Attempts: 3279

SettingsSettingsSettings
Conservation Of Energy Quiz Questions And Answers - Quiz

Do you know how to conserve energy? If so, attempt this conservation of energy quiz questions and answers and test how well do you know. We conserve energy to reduce the consumption of energy to cut costs and preserve it for a longer period of time. We can achieve energy conservation by using fewer energy services and switching off the appliances when not in use. Take the quiz below and test your understanding of this topic. All the best, buddy!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The law of conservation of energy states...
    • A. 

      It is important for any civilization to conserve its energy.

    • B. 

      Energy that is not actively conserved will be lost forever.

    • C. 

      Energy cannot be created or destroyed, only transformed.

    • D. 

      All of these

  • 2. 
    Describe your energy at the top of a roller coaster hill, just before you start moving into the big drop. You are currently perfectly still (aside from the screaming).
    • A. 

      Because you aren't moving, you have no energy.

    • B. 

      You have potential energy.

    • C. 

      You have kinetic energy.

    • D. 

      You have both kinetic energy and potential energy.

  • 3. 
    Suppose, you played with a generator (this was the gun-looking object with the crank on one end) yesterday. Why were you able to light up the lightbulb when you turned the crank?
    • A. 

      The magnet inside made the energy and passed it to the light bulb.

    • B. 

      The energy you used to turn the crank was converted into electricity.

    • C. 

      By turning the crank, you turned on a battery inside the generator.

    • D. 

      All of these

  • 4. 
    I stretch a rubberband and fling it at across the room. When does the rubber band have energy?
    • A. 

      Only when its flying across the room.

    • B. 

      Only when it was stretched tight.

    • C. 

      Both when its stretched tight and when its flying across the room.

    • D. 

      There is not enough information to answer this question.

  • 5. 
    Where does electricity in your house come from (the type that comes on when you flip a switch)?
    • A. 

      Coal and oil are burned to heat up wires, which makes energy flow through wires.

    • B. 

      Humans mine rocks that are naturally magnetic and electric. These are made into large batteries.

    • C. 

      Humans heat up water and create steam in order to spin magnets near wires.

    • D. 

      Earth's magnetic field is used to create electricity.

    • E. 

      No one knows for sure where electricity comes from.

  • 6. 
    The heat added to or removed from the system is represented by using which alphabet?
    • A. 

      U

    • B. 

      W

    • C. 

      Q

    • D. 

      H

  • 7. 
    Conservation of energy applies only to isolated systems.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Solar panels can generate solar energy.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    The unit of energy is
    • A. 

      Newton

    • B. 

      Joule

    • C. 

      Ampere

    • D. 

      Watt

  • 10. 
    Who proposed first, "Energy can neither be created nor be destroyed."?
    • A. 

      Émilie du Châtelet

    • B. 

      Julius Robert von Mayer

    • C. 

      James Prescott Joule

    • D. 

      Hermann Ludwig Ferdinand

Related Topics

Back to Top Back to top
×

Wait!
Here's an interesting quiz for you.

We have other quizzes matching your interest.