Energy and Heat Study Guide Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following is characteristic of electrical fields?

Question 2 2. Most of the Earth's geothermal energy is contained within:

Question 3 3. What is heat?

Question 4 4. To which of the following variables is kinetic energy proportional?

Question 5 5. Which of the following substances has the highest specific heat capacity?

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Question 6 6. The average kinetic energy of a substance is termed ...

Question 7 7. The ability to do work is defined as ...

Question 8 8. Which of the following is NOT a characteristic of electromagnetic waves?

Question 9 9. Energy released when a large nucleus splits is referred to as ...

Question 10 10. Which of the following is the best definition of renewable energy?

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Question 11 11. Radiant energy is possessed by:

Question 12 12. Chemical energy is a specific type of _____.

Question 13 13. If the boiling point of water increases with the addition of salt, how does the time required to cook pasta change if you add a lot of salt?

Question 14 14. Energy can best be defined as:

Question 15 15. Which of the following is the best definition of energy?

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Question 16 16. Which of the following reactions is endergonic?

Question 17 17. Which of the following best describes the form in which chemical energy exists?

Question 18 18. What is the term for anything that has mass and takes up space?

Question 19 19. Water takes longer to boil than alcohol because water has ...

Question 20 20. What happens to the boiling and freezing point of water if salt is added?

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Question 21 21. High-energy electromagnetic waves possess ...

Question 22 22. Cellular respiration is _____.

Question 23 23. Which of the following is an example of potential energy transformed into kinetic energy?

Question 24 24. Which of the following is the best definition of mechanical energy?

Question 25 25. Select the equation that represents the energy transformation when a chemical bond is broken.

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Question 26 26. What type of wave is created by solar energy?

Question 27 27. Which of the following is an example of potential mechanical energy?

Question 28 28. Which of the following is not true concerning the Big Bang Theory?

Question 29 29. What makes thermal energy possible?

Question 30 30. The total energy contained within a substance is termed ...

Energy and Heat Study Guide Chapter Exam Instructions

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