Renewable Resource Types Lesson Plans Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following is TRUE of Biomass Energy?

Question 2 2. Which of the following is an advantage of biomass energy?

Question 3 3. What is the name of the machine that converts the kinetic energy of the wind into mechanical energy?

Question 4 4. Which of the following is TRUE of wind energy?

Question 5 5.

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 _____.

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Question 6 6. What is the term used to describe a series of pools arranged like steps that help migratory fish travel upstream?

Question 7 7. What are two different ways the energy of the tides can be captured?

Question 8 8. Which of the following is the largest disadvantage of wind energy?

Question 9 9. What are small devices that directly convert sunlight into electricity?

Question 10 10. If a material is able to absorb, store and release a significant amount of heat it is said to have a high _____.

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Question 11 11. Which of the following is a disadvantage of biomass energy?

Question 12 12. What is a tidal barrage?

Question 13 13. Which of the following statements is NOT true regarding offshore wind farms?

Question 14 14. What is the function of a parabolic trough?

Question 15 15. Which of the following can use the stable temperature of the earth to heat and cool buildings?

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Question 16 16. We often discuss the conservation of energy within a house. However, what can be done to prevent energy loss from a home?

Question 17 17. Hydropower results in clean energy because _____.

Question 18 18. All of the following represent challenges to solar energy EXCEPT?

Question 19 19. Solar energy can be defined as

Question 20 20. Choose the description that is appropriate for energy conservation.

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Question 21 21. Which of the following is most accurate concerning solar thermal energy storage?

Question 22 22. Which of the following descriptions of people BEST mirrors how nuclei undergo 'nuclear fusion'?

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

Question 24 24. Which of the following is an example of energy conservation?

Question 25 25. You are a proponent of tidal energy. What information about it would you use to defend your opinion?

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Question 26 26. Which of the following is a device that directly converts light from the sun into electricity?

Question 27 27. How is the energy obtained from the sun different from that obtained from fossil fuels?

Question 28 28. Which of the following is TRUE of solar thermal energy?

Question 29 29. What happens when the sun's rays pass through a greenhouse window to warm the greenhouse?

Question 30 30. What role does a 'photon' play in the procurement of solar energy?

Renewable Resource Types Lesson Plans Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

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