5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Chlorofluorocarbon (CFC)
- Acid Deposition
- Nonrenewable Energy
- Photochemical smog
- a An atmospheric condition formed through a combination of weather conditions and pollution, especially from motor vehicle emissions
- b A gas used as a solvent, a propellant in aerosols, a refrigerant, and in plastic foams and fire extinguishers
- c 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
- d A substance in the environment that is useful to people, is economically and technologically feasible to access and is socially acceptable to use.
- e A source of energy that is a finite supply capable of being exhausted.
5 Multiple choice questions
- Addition of more waste than a resource can accommodate
- The sustainable use and management of a natural resource through consuming it at a less rapid rate than it can be replaced
- Metals utilized to make products other than iron and steel
- Fuel that derives from plant material and animal waste
- The amount of a resource in deposits not yet identified but thought to exist
5 True/False questions
Active Solar Energy Systems → Solar energy systems that collect energy through the use of physical devices like photovoltaic cells or flat-plate collectors
Ozone → A gas that absorbs ultraviolet solar radiation found in the stratosphere, a zone between 15 and 50 km above Earth's surface
Photovoltaic cell → Solar energy cells, usually made from silicon, that collect solar rays to generate electricity.
Breeder reactor → Maintenance of a resource in its present condition with as little human impact as possible.
Animate Power → Power supplied by machines