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5 Matching questions

  1. Passive Solar Energy Systems
  2. Resource
  3. Green House Effect
  4. Inanimate Power
  5. Proven Reserve
  1. a Substance in the environment that is useful to people, is economically and technologically feasible to access, and is socially acceptable to use.
  2. b Anticipated increase in Earth's temperature caused by carbon dioxide being trapped in the Earth's atmosphere.
  3. c Energy system that collects energy without the use of mechanical devices.
  4. d Power supplied by machines.
  5. e The amount of a resource remaining in discovered deposits.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. Sulfur oxides and nitrogen oxides, emitted by burning fossil fuels, enter the atmosphere, combine with other items, and return to Earth.
  2. Nuclear power plant that creates its own fuel from plutonium.
  3. Sustainable use and management of a natural resource through consuming at a less rapid rate than it can be replaced.
  4. Energy source formed from residue of plants and animals buried millions of years ago.
  5. Metals utilized to make products other than iron and steel

5 True/False questions

  1. Acid PrecipitationConversion of sulfur oxides and nitrogen oxides to precipitation.


  2. Biochemical Oxygen DemandOxygen needed to allow aquatic bacteria to decompose a given load of organic waste.


  3. Potential ReserveAmount of energy in deposits not yet identified but thought to exist.


  4. FusionThe splitting of an atomic nucleus to release energy.


  5. Air PollutionConcentration of trace substances at a greater level than average air.