Non Renewable Energy Sources Assessment

20 Questions
Non Renewable Energy Sources Assessment

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Questions and Answers
  • 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