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5 Matching Questions

  1. Recycling
  2. Resource
  3. Conservation
  4. Geothermal Energy
  5. Chlorofluorocarbon (CFC)
  1. a The sustainable use and management of a natural resource through consuming it at a less rapid rate than it can be replaced
  2. b A substance in the environment that is useful to people, is economically and technologically feasible to access and is socially acceptable to use.
  3. c Energy from steam or hot water produced from hot or molten underground rocks.
  4. d A gas used as a solvent, a propellant in aerosols, a refrigerant, and in plastic foams and fire extinguishers
  5. e The Separation, collection, processing, marketing, and reuse of unwanted material.

5 Multiple Choice Questions

  1. Fuel that derives from plant material and animal waste
  2. Solar energy cells, usually made from silicon, that collect solar rays to generate electricity.
  3. Metals utilized to make products other than iron and steel
  4. A resource that has a theoretically unlimited supply and is not depleted when used by humans.
  5. Addition of more waste than a resource can accommodate

5 True/False Questions

  1. Proven reserveThe amount of a resource in deposits not yet identified but thought to exist


  2. Acid PrecipitationSulfur oxides and nitrogen, emitted by burning fossil fuels, enter the atmosphere - where they combine with oxygen and water to form sulfuric acid and nitric acid - and return to Earth's surface


  3. PreservationMaintenance of a resource in its present condition with as little human impact as possible.


  4. Inanimate PowerPower supplied by machines


  5. Radiation wasteMaterials 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


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