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Renewable & Nonrenewable Resources Lesson Plans Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following is most accurate concerning solar thermal energy storage?

Question 2 2. An energy audit involves _____.

Question 3 3. If an individual wanted to completely remove products created by and through the use of oil and natural gas from their life or benefit from them in any way, what are some things that would be different?

Question 4 4. Which of the following geothermal power plants use geothermal water to heat a secondary fluid that then spins a turbine?

Question 5 5. The _____ is an underground concentration of hot water and steam that can be tapped into for energy production.

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Question 6 6. What is the name of the process that uses water, sand and chemicals to break apart rock and release shale gas?

Question 7 7. Which type of fossil fuel is shale gas?

Question 8 8. What happens when the sun's rays pass through a greenhouse window to warm the greenhouse?

Question 9 9. We often discuss the conservation of energy within a house. However, what can be done to prevent energy loss from a home?

Question 10 10. Which of the following is TRUE of Biomass Energy?

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Question 11 11. Oil is used to make which of these products?

Question 12 12. Which of the following clean coal technologies involves trapping carbon dioxide and transporting it permanently to underground areas?

Question 13 13. What is the name of the machine that converts the kinetic energy of the wind into mechanical energy?

Question 14 14.

After reading an article on energy, John immediately decides to replace all incandescent light bulbs in his house with compact fluorescent light bulbs.

The article is most probably on _____.

Question 15 15. Hydropower results in clean energy because _____.

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Question 16 16. Which of the following is TRUE of Hydraulic Fracturing?

Question 17 17. Which of the following is not a pro of hydropower?

Question 18 18. Which of the following clean coal technologies results in carbon monoxide and hydrogen, which is then used to spin a gas turbine to generate electricity?

Question 19 19. What is the term used to describe a series of pools arranged like steps that help migratory fish travel upstream?

Question 20 20. Which of the following is NOT an example of energy conservation?

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Question 21 21. What proportion of the world's energy consumption is used by developing countries?

Question 22 22. Which of the following is NOT an initial cost barrier to geothermal energy?

Question 23 23. Which of the following statements about installing a programmable thermostat is correct?

Question 24 24. Which of the following is TRUE about hydropower?

Question 25 25. The world's energy consumption is approximately how many terawatts of power?

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Question 26 26. The acronym NIMBY refers to:

Question 27 27. Solar panels can best be described as _____.

Question 28 28. Which of the following statements is NOT true regarding offshore wind farms?

Question 29 29. What are small devices that directly convert sunlight into electricity?

Question 30 30. Choose the description that is appropriate for energy conservation.

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