5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Geothermal Energy
- Acid Precipitation
- Sanitary Landfill
- a A place to deposit solid waste, where a layer of earth is bulldozed over garbage each day to reduce emissions of gases and odors from the decaying trash, to minimize fires, and to discourage vermin
- b Energy from steam or hot water produced from hot or molten underground rocks.
- c Conversion of sulfur oxides and nitrogen oxides to acids that return to Earth as rain, sown , or fog.
- d The splitting of an atomic nucleus to release energy
- e The number of species within a specific habitat
5 Multiple choice questions
- Metals utilized to make products other than iron and steel
- Solar energy systems that collect energy through the use of physical devices like photovoltaic cells or flat-plate collectors
- A source of energy that is a finite supply capable of being exhausted.
- Fuel that derives from plant material and animal waste
- 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
5 True/False questions
Acid Deposition → Sulfur 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
Breeder reactor → A nuclear power plant that creates its own fuel from plutonium
Greenhouse Effect → A resource that has a theoretically unlimited supply and is not depleted when used by humans.
Recycling → The Separation, collection, processing, marketing, and reuse of unwanted material.
Radiation waste → The splitting of an atomic nucleus to release energy