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Fuel quiz 2

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Fuel quiz 2

  1. 1. WHAT DO YOU REMEMBER? QUIZ ON FUELS
  2. 2. 1. NAME THE 3 MAIN TYPES OF FOSSIL FUELS
  3. 3. 2. In a Power Plant, chemical energy is changed to thermal energy , then ________energy.
  4. 4. 3. To make electricity, a ______turns inside a _________.
  5. 5. 4. Which is not a problem when mining for coal? <ul><li>A) Erosion </li></ul><ul><li>B) Dangerous to miners </li></ul><ul><li>C) Water pollution </li></ul><ul><li>D) Radiation </li></ul>
  6. 6. 5. Which is a not a renewable resource? <ul><li>A) Wood </li></ul><ul><li>B) Water </li></ul><ul><li>C) Wind </li></ul><ul><li>D) Sun </li></ul>
  7. 7. 6. HYDROELECTRIC PLANTS use… <ul><li>A) WIND </li></ul><ul><li>B) WATER </li></ul><ul><li>C) GAS </li></ul><ul><li>D) SUN </li></ul>
  8. 8. 7. WHAT IS THE PROBLEM WITH WIND POWER? <ul><li>A) We would have to import too much </li></ul><ul><li>B) It depends a lot on where you live </li></ul><ul><li>C)It creates air pollution. </li></ul>
  9. 9. 8. GEOTHERMAL is used to heat 90% of homes in … <ul><li>A) Antarctica </li></ul><ul><li>B) Alaska </li></ul><ul><li>C) Iceland </li></ul><ul><li>D) Ireland </li></ul>
  10. 10. 9. Which is NOT a biomass fuel? <ul><li>A) WOOD </li></ul><ul><li>B) LEAVES </li></ul><ul><li>C) WATER </li></ul><ul><li>D) MANURE </li></ul>
  11. 11. 10. This is a diagram of what type of energy? <ul><li>A) HYDROGEN </li></ul><ul><li>B) THERMAL </li></ul><ul><li>C) BIOMASS </li></ul><ul><li>D)GEOTHERMAL </li></ul>
  12. 12. 11. Where does nuclear fission take place ? <ul><li>A)- in the fuel rods in the reactor </li></ul><ul><li>B)- in the condenser </li></ul><ul><li>C)- in the cooling tower </li></ul><ul><li>D) in the turbines </li></ul>
  13. 13. 12. A factory where crude oil is made into other products … <ul><li>A)- nuclear power plant </li></ul><ul><li>B)- refinery </li></ul><ul><li>C)- geothermal plant </li></ul><ul><li>D) none </li></ul>
  14. 14. 13. Gasohol = <ul><li>A)- gas & alcohol </li></ul><ul><li>B)- corn and gas </li></ul><ul><li>C) -petroleum & gas </li></ul><ul><li>D)-nuclear fission </li></ul>
  15. 15. 14. Petrochemicals are compounds made from ________ <ul><li>A)- gasoline </li></ul><ul><li>B)- electricity </li></ul><ul><li>C)- oil </li></ul><ul><li>D)- chemicals </li></ul>
  16. 16. 15. Combustion is the burning of fuel to release… <ul><li>A )- smoke </li></ul><ul><li>B) –atoms </li></ul><ul><li>C)-energy </li></ul><ul><li>D) insulation </li></ul>
  17. 17. 16. Known deposits of fossil fuels = <ul><li>A) -storage tanks </li></ul><ul><li>B)- reserves </li></ul><ul><li>C)- oil rigs </li></ul><ul><li>D)- reactors </li></ul>
  18. 18. 17. Material that blocks the transfer of heat is called… <ul><li>A)- electricity </li></ul><ul><li>B)- wind </li></ul><ul><li>C)- insulation </li></ul><ul><li>D)- biomass </li></ul>
  19. 19. 18. _____ controls nuclear fission reactions in the reactor <ul><li>A)- the nucleus </li></ul><ul><li>B) control rods </li></ul><ul><li>C) uranium –235 </li></ul><ul><li>D) the cooling chamber </li></ul>
  20. 20. 19. The % of energy actually used to perform work is ________ <ul><li>A)- power </li></ul><ul><li>B)-electricity </li></ul><ul><li>C)- fission </li></ul><ul><li>D) efficiency </li></ul>                      
  21. 21. 20. The splitting of an atom’s nucleus = <ul><li>A) -nuclear fission </li></ul><ul><li>B)- atomic power </li></ul><ul><li>C)- nuclear fusion </li></ul><ul><li>D) none </li></ul>
  22. 22. ANSWERS <ul><li>1. Coal, Oil, Natural Gas </li></ul><ul><li>2. Mechanical </li></ul><ul><li>3. Magnet; Coil </li></ul><ul><li>4. D- Radiation </li></ul><ul><li>5. None- all are renewable </li></ul><ul><li>6. B- Water </li></ul><ul><li>7. B- depends on where you live </li></ul><ul><li>8. C- Iceland </li></ul><ul><li>9. C- Water </li></ul><ul><li>10. D- Geothermal </li></ul>
  23. 23. <ul><li>11. A- Fuel rods </li></ul><ul><li>12. B- Refinery </li></ul><ul><li>13. A- Gas + Alcohol </li></ul><ul><li>14. C- Oil </li></ul><ul><li>15. C- Energy </li></ul><ul><li>16. B- Reserves </li></ul><ul><li>17. C- Insulation </li></ul><ul><li>18. B- Control Rods </li></ul><ul><li>19. D- Efficiency </li></ul><ul><li>20. A- Nuclear fission </li></ul>

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