Snapquiz - Renewable Energy Resources

This is the Snapquiz on Renewable Energy Resources. Click here or use the embedded video if you haven't watched the lesson yet.

Question 1. Which of the following energy resources is reliable?

Wind power.
Wave power.
Tidal power.
Solar power.

Question 2. What is the energy source in geothermal power?

Heat from the Earth's core produced by tectonic activity.
Heat from the Earth's core produced by pressure.
Heat from the Earth's core produced by convection currents.
Heat from the Earth's core produced by nuclear reactions.

Question 3. Which renewable energy resource is often used to power devices such as street-signs and parking ticket machines?

Photovoltaic cells.
Wind turbines.
Geothermal power.

Question 4. Where must tidal barrages be placed to effectively harness tidal energy?

Far out to sea.
In the sea in any coastal area.
River estuaries.
Fast-flowing streams and rivers.

Question 5. Which energy resource can only be effectively harnessed where the Earth's crust is thin and/or where there's a lot of volcanic activity?

Solar power.
Geothermal power.
Wind power.

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