Positive Feedback Loop: Examples & Definition

Instructions:

Choose an answer and hit 'next'. You will receive your score and answers at the end.

question 1 of 3

A bouncing super ball coming to rest is a good representation of a _____ feedback loop.

Create Your Account To Take This Quiz

As a member, you'll also get unlimited access to over 75,000 lessons in math, English, science, history, and more. Plus, get practice tests, quizzes, and personalized coaching to help you succeed.

Try it risk-free
Try it risk-free for 30 days. Cancel anytime.
Already registered? Log in here for access

1. Which of the following is NOT one of the positive returns that resulted from the human creation of the spear?

2. The creation of the VCR created a positive feedback loop by creating a market for _____.

Create your account to access this entire worksheet
A Premium account gives you access to all lesson, practice exams, quizzes & worksheets
Access to all video lessons
Quizzes, practice exams & worksheets
Certificate of Completion
Access to instructors
Create an account to get started Create Account

About This Quiz & Worksheet

Test yourself on how well you understand positive feedback loops and what they do with this quiz/worksheet combo. Topics to concentrate on to pass the quiz include consequences from positive feedback loops and the conditions for one to exist.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

You will be assessed on how well you understand:

  • What causes positive feedback loops
  • What examples of positive feedback loops are
  • Possible results from positive feedback loops

Skills Practiced

These assessment tools also let you practice:

  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding positive feedback loops in the lesson
  • Making connections - use understanding of the results of positive feedback loops
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding what causes positive feedback and interpret it correctly

Additional Learning

Learn more by referring to the lesson Positive Feedback Loop: Examples & Definition. This lesson covers these objectives:

  • Understand the concept of a positive feedback loop
  • Use examples from the lesson to identify what characteristics are present in positive feedback loops
  • Recall details from examples in the lesson
Support