5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Nonrenewable Energy
- Breeder reactor
- Photovoltaic cell
- Greenhouse Effect
- a A nuclear power plant that creates its own fuel from plutonium
- b A source of energy that is a finite supply capable of being exhausted.
- c Solar energy cells, usually made from silicon, that collect solar rays to generate electricity.
- d Anticipated increase in Earth's temperature caused by carbon dioxide (emitted by burning fossil fuels) trapping some of the radiation emitted by the surface.
- e The Separation, collection, processing, marketing, and reuse of unwanted material.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- Conversion of sulfur oxides and nitrogen oxides to acids that return to Earth as rain, sown , or fog.
- Solar energy systems that collect energy without the use of mechanical devices
- The number of species within a specific habitat
- The amount of a resource in deposits not yet identified but thought to exist
- The splitting of an atomic nucleus to release energy
5 True/False Questions
Radiation waste → Materials from a nuclear reaction that emit radiation; contact with such particles may be harmful or lethal to people; therefore, the Materials must be safely stored for thousands of years
Preservation → The sustainable use and management of a natural resource through consuming it at a less rapid rate than it can be replaced
Sanitary Landfill → Power supplied by people or animals.
Resource → A substance in the environment that is useful to people, is economically and technologically feasible to access and is socially acceptable to use.
Sustainable development → The level of development that can be maintained in a country without depleting resources to the extent that future generations will be unable to achieve a comparable level of development