Laura And Beths Non-renewable Energy Sources And Power Stations Quiz

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A quiz on Non-Renewable Energy Sources and Power Stations


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is an exaple of a non-renewable energy source?
    • A. 

      Wind

    • B. 

      Heat

    • C. 

      Oil

    • D. 

      Solar

  • 2. 
    Coal is cheaper than nuclear power.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    Which of the following is an advantage of necluar fuels?
    • A. 

      They are renewable energy sources

    • B. 

      They do not emit harmfull radiation

    • C. 

      They do not produce greeenhouse gases

  • 4. 
    A non- renewable source is a source of making        that will eventually run out, e.g. coal or oil. A non-renewable resource is a resource which         be reproduced.
  • 5. 
    When an atom undergoes fission it splits into smaller atomsWhen an atom undergoes fission it splits into smaller atoms
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    Generating neclear power does produce pollutants or hazardous smoke of green house gases like carbon dioxide.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    Which of the following is considered a disadvantage of wind farms?
    • A. 

      They use renewable energy sources

    • B. 

      They are noisy and unsightly

    • C. 

      They do not produce electricity and night

  • 8. 
    Which of the following is a disadvantace of of hydroelectic power produced by a dam?
    • A. 

      The power station only works when the tide comes in

    • B. 

      River valleys and farmland are flooded by the dam

    • C. 

      The power station only works on rainy days

  • 9. 
    Which of the following is a disadvantage of solar cells?
    • A. 

      They can supply electricity in remote areas.

    • B. 

      They do not produce electicity at night

    • C. 

      They need complex moving parts

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