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5 Matching questions

  1. Chlorofluorocarbon (CFC)
  2. Geothermal Energy
  3. Pollution
  4. Renewable Energy
  5. Greenhouse Effect
  1. a Energy from steam or hot water produced from hot or molten underground rocks.
  2. b Anticipated increase in Earth's temperature caused by carbon dioxide (emitted by burning fossil fuels) trapping some of the radiation emitted by the surface.
  3. c A resource that has a theoretically unlimited supply and is not depleted when used by humans.
  4. d Addition of more waste than a resource can accommodate
  5. e A gas used as a solvent, a propellant in aerosols, a refrigerant, and in plastic foams and fire extinguishers

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. 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
  2. Fuel that derives from plant material and animal waste
  3. Maintenance of a resource in its present condition with as little human impact as possible.
  4. The Separation, collection, processing, marketing, and reuse of unwanted material.
  5. A substance in the environment that is useful to people, is economically and technologically feasible to access and is socially acceptable to use.

5 True/False questions

  1. Animate PowerPower supplied by machines


  2. Nonrenewable EnergyA source of energy that is a finite supply capable of being exhausted.


  3. NonferrousMetals, including iron, that are utilized in the production of iron and steel


  4. Acid PrecipitationConversion of sulfur oxides and nitrogen oxides to acids that return to Earth as rain, sown , or fog.


  5. Potential ReserveThe amount of a resource in deposits not yet identified but thought to exist


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