Case study: Esther Takeuchi

In this lesson we will be exploring the work of Esther Takeuchi, a materials scientist and chemical engineer, working on energy storage systems and power sources for biomedical devices.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

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Q1.Which of the following is not a store of energy?

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Q2.What is the elastic potential of an object with spring constant k = 10 N/m that has an extension of 0.5 m

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Q3.What is the correct definition of specific heat capacity?

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Q4.Which of these is a hazard when investigating the specific heat capacity of a metal block using a 12 V heater

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Q5.Which of these is an effect of acid rain?

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Q6.Which of these is an advantage of solar power?

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Q7.Which of these energy resources can respond to changes in demand for electricity?

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Q8.Which of these is an advantage of nuclear power? Choose 4

Select four (4) boxes

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Q9.A bulb turns on and lights a room. How is energy transferred from the bulb to light up the room?

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Question 6

Question 7

Question 8

Question 9

Q1.Which of the following is not a store of energy?

1/9

Q2.What is the elastic potential of an object with spring constant k = 10 N/m that has an extension of 0.5 m

2/9

Q3.What is the correct definition of specific heat capacity?

3/9

Q4.Which of these is a hazard when investigating the specific heat capacity of a metal block using a 12 V heater

4/9

Q5.Which of these is an effect of acid rain?

5/9

Q6.Which of these is an advantage of solar power?

6/9

Q7.Which of these energy resources can respond to changes in demand for electricity?

7/9

Q8.Which of these is an advantage of nuclear power? Choose 4

Select four (4) boxes

8/9

Q9.A bulb turns on and lights a room. How is energy transferred from the bulb to light up the room?

9/9

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Case study - Esther Takeuchi

This quiz will test your understanding of the content from the case study lesson.

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Q1.Where did Professor Takeuchi get her PhD?

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Q2.How many lives are helped by implantable cardiac defibrillators every year?

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Q3.What improvement did the Li/SVO battery offer over other batteries?

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Q4.What was Takeuchi's first degree in?

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Q5.How many patents does Takeuchi hold?

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Quiz:

Case study - Esther Takeuchi

This quiz will test your understanding of the content from the case study lesson.

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.Where did Professor Takeuchi get her PhD?

1/5

Q2.How many lives are helped by implantable cardiac defibrillators every year?

2/5

Q3.What improvement did the Li/SVO battery offer over other batteries?

3/5

Q4.What was Takeuchi's first degree in?

4/5

Q5.How many patents does Takeuchi hold?

5/5

Lesson summary: Case study: Esther Takeuchi

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