Fundamentals of Thermodynamics Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Why do all machines require a constant input of energy to keep running?

Question 2 2. Which of the following is a non useable energy?

Question 3 3. Which of the following is not true concerning the Big Bang Theory?

Question 4 4. The light and heat that come from the sun start as:

Question 5 5. Which of the following is the best definition of entropy?

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Question 6 6. Which of the following statements is true?

Question 7 7. What happens to the temperature of water as it boils?

Question 8 8. Which of the following is the best example of The Second Law of Thermodynamics?

Question 9 9. Which of the following is an example of mechanical energy?

Question 10 10. Chemical energy is stored in the form of:

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Question 11 11. What is the ability to do work?

Question 12 12. Which of the following is the best definition for energy?

Question 13 13. All of the following are examples of potential energy, except:

Question 14 14. 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?

Question 15 15. The ability to do work is defined as ...

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Question 16 16. Energy released when a large nucleus splits is referred to as ...

Question 17 17. All of the following are examples of radiant energy, except:

Question 18 18. Work is all of the following, except:

Question 19 19. A cyclist at the top of a hill waiting to ride down has what kind of energy?

Question 20 20. The total energy contained within a substance is termed ...

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Question 21 21. Most of the Earth's geothermal energy is contained within:

Question 22 22. Which of the following is NOT a characteristic of electromagnetic waves?

Question 23 23. What type of wave is created by solar energy?

Question 24 24. The second law of thermodynamics tells us:

Question 25 25. If the boiling point of water increases with the addition of salt, how long would it take to boil pasta if you add a TON of salt?

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Question 26 26. Thermal energy:

Question 27 27. To which of the following variables is kinetic energy proportional?

Question 28 28. What happens to the melting and freezing point of water if salt is added?

Question 29 29. The aging of our bodies over time is an example of which of the following?

Question 30 30. Which of the following is an example of kinetic mechanical energy?

Fundamentals of Thermodynamics Chapter Exam Instructions

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