The Power Of Oil

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Petroleum Quizzes & Trivia

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What does the word globe mean in the sentence? Around the globe people use oil to power cars, planes, and factories.
    • A. 

      A pond in Japan

    • B. 

      A forest in Africa

    • C. 

      Earth and its shape

    • D. 

      A mountain range in Italy

  • 2. 
    What does the word decayed mean in the sentence? Over time, plant and animal remains decayed and turned into oil.
    • A. 

      Froze

    • B. 

      Rotted

    • C. 

      Melted

    • D. 

      Burned

  • 3. 
     What does the word fuels mean in the sentence? We depend on fuels, such as gasoline, in our daily life.
    • A. 

      Cars

    • B. 

      Pollution

    • C. 

      Transportation

    • D. 

      A source of energy

  • 4. 
    Which of these countries uses the MOST oil?
    • A. 

      Japan

    • B. 

      France

    • C. 

      Canada

    • D. 

      United States

  • 5. 
    What do fossil fuels release when they are burned?
    • A. 

      Wind

    • B. 

      Water

    • C. 

      Healthy gases

    • D. 

      Polluting gases

  • 6. 
    Which of these uses the MOST amount of oil in the United States?
    • A. 

      Homes

    • B. 

      Industry

    • C. 

      Electricity

    • D. 

      Transportation

  • 7. 
    What is MOST LIKELY the reason that hybrid cars are gaining popularity?
    • A. 

      They are faster.

    • B. 

      They cut down on traffic.

    • C. 

      They can carry more people.

    • D. 

      They give off fewer emissions.

  • 8. 
    Which of these BEST describes a way to conserve energy?
    • A. 

      Turn on an extra light

    • B. 

      Purchase a hybrid car

    • C. 

      Drive a car to the store

    • D. 

      Leave the water on when you are finished

  • 9. 
    Which of these BEST describes why oil conservation is good for the environment?
    • A. 

      It can cut down on gas spending for drivers.

    • B. 

      Eople would get into fewer accidents.

    • C. 

      It can help people pollute less

    • D. 

      People would drive less.