Types Of Energy Quiz Trivia!

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Types Of Energy Quiz Trivia!

Energy is something that is needed so that an activity can take place. The food a person eats contains chemical energy, and a person's body stores this energy until they use it. Do you know any other types of energy from your physics class? Take up this test and get to test your knowledge of the different types of energy.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    There is a set amount of energy in the world, and once we use it, it is gone forever.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    ________________ is the ability of someone or something to do work.
  • 3. 
    Is a paper airplane flying through the air an example of kinetic or potential energy?
  • 4. 
    Which type of potential energy can be determined by multiplying the height and weight of an object?
    • A. 

      Chemical

    • B. 

      Gravitational

    • C. 

      Solar

    • D. 

      Wind

  • 5. 
    90% of the homes in Iceland are heated from _________________ energy:
  • 6. 
    What are special types of energy that come from living things, such as corn and sugarcane?
  • 7. 
    Steak, wood, oil, and coal are all examples of _______________ energy.
    • A. 

      Geothermal

    • B. 

      Nuclear

    • C. 

      Solar

    • D. 

      Chemical

  • 8. 
    The law of _____________________ of energy states that we cannot run out of nor make new energy.
  • 9. 
    Which type of chemical potential energy is formed primarily from carbon?
  • 10. 
    Energy made from sources that can be replenished is called ______________________ energy.
  • 11. 
    What are the drawbacks to the use of wind energy?
    • A. 

      Land required to house the wind turbines

    • B. 

      Sound pollution

    • C. 

      Habitat damage

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 12. 
    The act of splitting atoms is called nuclear ________________.
  • 13. 
    Power generated by the Chickamauga Dam is _____________________.
    • A. 

      Hydropower

    • B. 

      Water Energy

    • C. 

      Chemical Energy

    • D. 

      Wind Energy

  • 14. 
    A drawback to the use of biofuels is that the amount of energy required to produce ethanol is greater than the amount of energy provided by ethanol. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    Which type of fossil fuel is found in the form of a gas?
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