Energy Resources Quiz! MCQ Trivia Facts!

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Energy resources quiz MCQ trivia facts! Energy is the ability to do work, and there are many ways that we get energy. Energy resources are basically mattered, that is a source of energy. These sources can either be renewable or non-renewable. The different sources of energy can either be renewable, fossil or nuclear. This quick quiz is designed to help you review how much you know about them. Do give it a shot!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The burning of fossil fuels produces carbon dioxide that increases global warming.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    Solar energy and wind energy are examples of inexhaustible energy resources.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    Nuclear energy is fossil fuel.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    Coal, natural gas, and petroleum are fossil fuels.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    Geothermal energy comes from underground pockets of hot water and steam.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    Energy resources that are nonrenewable cannot be used up.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    Energy conservation is important in helping us reduce the rate at which we use ______________ energy resources. (renewable or nonrenewable)
  • 8. 
    Which energy source makes gasoline, fuel, oil, diesel, and kerosene?
    • A. 

      Coal

    • B. 

      Nuclear

    • C. 

      Natural Gas

    • D. 

      Petroleum

  • 9. 
    Which energy source uses the kinetic energy from falling water?
    • A. 

      Geothermal

    • B. 

      Hydroelectric

    • C. 

      Biomass

    • D. 

      Solar

  • 10. 
    Which energy source is wood considered?
    • A. 

      Coal

    • B. 

      Biomass

    • C. 

      Geothermal

    • D. 

      Petroleum

  • 11. 
    Which energy source is fossil fuel which produces the least amount of pollution?
    • A. 

      Coal

    • B. 

      Nuclear

    • C. 

      Natural Gas

    • D. 

      Petroleum

  • 12. 
    Which energy source uses uranium?
    • A. 

      Coal

    • B. 

      Nuclear

    • C. 

      Natural Gas

    • D. 

      Petroleum

  • 13. 
    Which energy source is blackish rock formed millions of year ago?
    • A. 

      Coal

    • B. 

      Nuclear

    • C. 

      Natural Gas

    • D. 

      Petroleum

  • 14. 
    Which energy source uses turbines to transform kinetic energy into electrical energy?
    • A. 

      Geothermal

    • B. 

      Wind

    • C. 

      Biomass

    • D. 

      Solar

  • 15. 
    Which energy source is thermal energy inside Earth?
    • A. 

      Geothermal

    • B. 

      Wind

    • C. 

      Biomass

    • D. 

      Solar

  • 16. 
    Which energy source is radiant energy from the sun?
    • A. 

      Geothermal

    • B. 

      Hydroelectric

    • C. 

      Biomass

    • D. 

      Solar

  • 17. 
    Choose the energy resources that are nonrenewable.
    • A. 

      Natural Gas

    • B. 

      Geothermal

    • C. 

      Nuclear

    • D. 

      Wind

    • E. 

      Solar

    • F. 

      Coal

    • G. 

      Petroleum

    • H. 

      Hydroelectric

    • I. 

      Biomass

  • 18. 
    Choose the energy resources that are renewable.
    • A. 

      Natural Gas

    • B. 

      Geothermal

    • C. 

      Nuclear

    • D. 

      Wind

    • E. 

      Solar

    • F. 

      Coal

    • G. 

      Petroleum

    • H. 

      Hydroelectric

    • I. 

      Biomass

  • 19. 
    Almost all the energy in foods and fuels can be traced to energy from inside Earth.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 20. 
    A geothermal power plant transforms the kinetic energy in moving water into electrical energy.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 21. 
    Fossil fuels are nonrenewable energy resources.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 22. 
    An inexhaustible energy resource is an energy source that cannot be used up.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 23. 
    Conserving energy reduces the rate at which energy resources are used.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 24. 
    A disadvantage of using nuclear energy is air pollution.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 25. 
    A renewable energy resource is an energy source that is replaced as fast, or faster than it is used.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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