Non Renewable Energy Sources Assessment

20 Questions
Non Renewable Energy Sources Assessment

OBJ Students will access the concept of non renewable resources.

Sample Question

What are three driving sources of energy behind all life on earth ?

Storage, transfer, conversion

Convection,transfer,energy

Nuclear, coal, storage

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  • 1. 
    What are three driving sources of energy behind all life on earth ?
    • A. 

      Storage, transfer, conversion

    • B. 

      Convection,transfer,energy

    • C. 

      Nuclear, coal, storage

  • 2. 
    Nuclear fussion releases energy wich is used to heat water, wich produces steam wich drives turbines to produce wat?
    • A. 

      Electricity

    • B. 

      Energy

    • C. 

      Uranium

  • 3. 
    Non Renewable means resources that can regenerate quickly.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    Nuclear fussion releases energy wich is used to heat water, wich produces steam wich drives turbines to produce wat?
    • A. 

      Electricity

    • B. 

      Energy

    • C. 

      Uranium

  • 6. 
    Nuclear plants don't emit air pollution , as long as they ?
    • A. 

      Operate properly

    • B. 

      Operate fast

    • C. 

      Operate in a slow movement

  • 7. 
    The nutrean strikes the nucleas wich ?
    • A. 

      Splits forming two nuclei

    • B. 

      Collides

    • C. 

      Splits forming four nuclei

  • 8. 
    The fossil fuels formed hundreds of millions of years ago from the remains of dead ?
    • A. 

      Animal and plants

    • B. 

      Plants and bones

    • C. 

      Fungus and animal

  • 9. 
    Coal has a high net energy yield.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    Coal is the dirtiest fossil fuel to burn, releasing many air pollutions.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    Which of the following nonrenewable energy resources is NOT a fossil fuel?
    • A. 

      Oil

    • B. 

      Natural gas

    • C. 

      Nuclear

  • 12. 
    The most abundant fossil fuel in the world is __________.
    • A. 

      Oil

    • B. 

      Coal

    • C. 

      Natural gas

  • 13. 
    Which fossil fuel is formed by decaying plant matter?
    • A. 

      Oil

    • B. 

      Petroleum

    • C. 

      Coal

    • D. 

      Natural gas

  • 14. 
    Which type of coal produces the most energy and least pollution when burned?
    • A. 

      Ignite

    • B. 

      Peat

    • C. 

      Anthracite

  • 15. 
    The majority of energy used by Americans comes from __________.
    • A. 

      Coal

    • B. 

      Nuclear

    • C. 

      Petroleum

  • 16. 
    Scientists are hoping to find a way to produce nuclear energy from a process called __________.
    • A. 

      Fusion

    • B. 

      Fission

    • C. 

      Binding

  • 17. 
    A narrow pipe drilled into Earth is used to extract __________ from the ground.
    • A. 

      Peat

    • B. 

      Lignite

    • C. 

      Oil

  • 18. 
    Where do scientists hope to obtain an abundant source of methane?
    • A. 

      Polar ice caps

    • B. 

      Rain forest

    • C. 

      Ocean floor

  • 19. 
    Fossil fuels are rich in hydrocarbons substances that contain the elements
    • A. 

      Hydorgen and oxigen

    • B. 

      Carbon and oxigen

    • C. 

      Hydrogen and carbon

  • 20. 
    Burning fuel oil and gasoline releases heat trapping carbon dioxide, wich could alter global climate, and other air pollutants that harm peaple, crops tress, fish, and other species
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False