TExMaT Master Science Teacher 8-12: Renewable Resources Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following is TRUE about hydropower?

Question 2 2. Which of the following statements is NOT true regarding offshore wind farms?

Question 3 3. Hydropower results in clean energy because _____.

Question 4 4. What is a tidal barrage?

Question 5 5. What are small devices that directly convert sunlight into electricity?

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Question 6 6. What can be used to collect the sun's energy and convert it to electricity?

Question 7 7. The _____ is an underground concentration of hot water and steam that can be tapped into for energy production.

Question 8 8. Based on the lesson, which evidence supports the point of view that tidal energy should NOT be used?

Question 9 9. Which of the following is TRUE of Biomass Energy?

Question 10 10. Which of the following is not a pro of hydropower?

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Question 11 11.

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 12 12. What is a negative effect of building a hydropower dam?

Question 13 13. Which of the following is a disadvantage of biomass energy?

Question 14 14. Which of the following is a good idea for saving electricity through energy conservation?

Question 15 15. Which of the following is NOT an initial cost barrier to geothermal energy?

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Question 16 16. What is the name of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency program that promotes superior energy efficient products?

Question 17 17. Biomass can be burned simultaneously with coal. What is this process called?

Question 18 18. What mainly causes the rise and fall of tides?

Question 19 19. Which of the following is TRUE of wind energy?

Question 20 20. Which of the following is a device that directly converts light from the sun into electricity?

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Question 21 21. The acronym NIMBY refers to:

Question 22 22. You are a proponent of tidal energy. What information about it would you use to defend your opinion?

Question 23 23. Solar energy can be defined as

Question 24 24. What is the function of a parabolic trough?

Question 25 25. Identify the statement that is TRUE of geothermal energy.

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Question 26 26. Which of the following is most accurate concerning solar thermal energy storage?

Question 27 27. Which of the following descriptions of people BEST mirrors how nuclei undergo 'nuclear fusion'?

Question 28 28. How is the energy obtained from the sun different from that obtained from fossil fuels?

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

Question 30 30. What is the term used to describe a series of pools arranged like steps that help migratory fish travel upstream?

TExMaT Master Science Teacher 8-12: Renewable Resources Chapter Exam Instructions

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