Energy Resources Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. What is the ability to do work?

Question 2 2. In a hydroelectric energy plant, water generates electricity in a _____, by spinning _____ as it travels _____.

Question 3 3. Which of the following is the best definition of energy?

Question 4 4. Energy can best be defined as:

Question 5 5. How is a larger chemical formed from smaller building blocks?

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Question 6 6. What is the term for a nuclear reaction in which a large nucleus is split into smaller nuclei?

Question 7 7. Based on the lesson, which evidence supports the point of view that tidal energy should NOT be used?

Question 8 8. Why is recycling so important to the environment?

Question 9 9. Which of the following is true about fossil fuels?

Question 10 10. What mainly causes the rise and fall of tides?

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Question 11 11. The aging of our bodies over time is an example of which of the following?

Question 12 12. Energy released when a large nucleus splits is referred to as ...

Question 13 13. Which of the following is NOT a characteristic of electromagnetic waves?

Question 14 14. Which of the following electromagnetic waves has the highest amount of energy?

Question 15 15. What type of wave is created by solar energy?

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Question 16 16. Which of the following is not true concerning the Big Bang Theory?

Question 17 17. What are two different ways the energy of the tides can be captured?

Question 18 18. Which of the following does NOT apply to the First Law of Thermodynamics?

Question 19 19. Contrast the way natural gas and oil are formed to the way coal is formed.

Question 20 20. Consider a bike coasting along a flat road. Which of the following accounts for the fact that the bike will eventually come to a stop?

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Question 21 21. What is the main difference between renewable and non-renewable resources?

Question 22 22. Which is NOT true about identified resources?

Question 23 23. Which of the following is the best definition for energy?

Question 24 24. Which of the following is NOT an advantage to using fossil fuels?

Question 25 25. What proportion of the renewable energy production in the U.S. comes from hydroelectric energy?

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Question 26 26. Which of the following is the best example of The Second Law of Thermodynamics?

Question 27 27. Which of the following types of energy does the sun use to heat up our atmosphere?

Question 28 28. High-energy electromagnetic waves possess ...

Question 29 29. How do reserve and resource relate to each other?

Question 30 30. Chemical energy is a specific type of _____.

Energy Resources Chapter Exam Instructions

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