Renewable energy resources

This lesson describes different renewable energy resources and the advantages and disadvantages of renewable energy resources.

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Quiz:

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!

Q1.Which of these is not a fossil fuel?

1/10

Q2.What does this statement define? 'used quicker than they can be replaced'

2/10

Q3.Which of these is an example of a nuclear fuel?

3/10

Q4.Which of the fossil fuels is formed from ancient dead plants?

4/10

Q5.Complete the gap: the formation of oil takes millions of years and requires lots of heat and ________

5/10

Q6.What does water turn into when it is heated in a boiler (furnace) in a fossil fuel power plant?

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Q7.Complete the gap: in a fossil fuel power plant, steam goes through a narrow tube into a __________, causing its blades to spin around.

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Q8.Complete the gap: when the generator starts to spin faster, its _________ energy store increases.

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Q9.Which of these is an advantage of using fossil fuels?

9/10

Q10.What gas is released when coal is burned that contributes to acid rain?

10/10

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Quiz:

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!

Q1.Which of these is not a fossil fuel?

1/10

Q2.What does this statement define? 'used quicker than they can be replaced'

2/10

Q3.Which of these is an example of a nuclear fuel?

3/10

Q4.Which of the fossil fuels is formed from ancient dead plants?

4/10

Q5.Complete the gap: the formation of oil takes millions of years and requires lots of heat and ________

5/10

Q6.What does water turn into when it is heated in a boiler (furnace) in a fossil fuel power plant?

6/10

Q7.Complete the gap: in a fossil fuel power plant, steam goes through a narrow tube into a __________, causing its blades to spin around.

7/10

Q8.Complete the gap: when the generator starts to spin faster, its _________ energy store increases.

8/10

Q9.Which of these is an advantage of using fossil fuels?

9/10

Q10.What gas is released when coal is burned that contributes to acid rain?

10/10

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Renewable energy resources

This quiz will have questions from the lesson called 'Renewable energy resources' and previous lessons in the Energy topic. Please complete this quiz to consolidate your learning.

Q1.Which of these is not a renewable energy resource?

1/10

Q2.What does this statement define? 'used at the same rate as they can be replaced'

2/10

Q3.Which of these is NOT a way of using water as a renewable energy resource?

3/10

Q4.What key scientific word means 'living material'?

4/10

Q5.What key scientific word means 'hot ground'?

5/10

Q6.Fill in the gap: the sun is an example of a ___________ energy store

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Q7.Fill in the gap: the wind is an example of a ___________ energy store

7/10

Q8.Fill in the gap: energy cannot created nor destroyed, but is ___________ between different stores by pathways.

8/10

Q9.What must you do to ensure tree biomass is renewable?

9/10

Q10.Which of these is a disadvantage of using solar power?

10/10

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Quiz:

Renewable energy resources

This quiz will have questions from the lesson called 'Renewable energy resources' and previous lessons in the Energy topic. Please complete this quiz to consolidate your learning.

Q1.Which of these is not a renewable energy resource?

1/10

Q2.What does this statement define? 'used at the same rate as they can be replaced'

2/10

Q3.Which of these is NOT a way of using water as a renewable energy resource?

3/10

Q4.What key scientific word means 'living material'?

4/10

Q5.What key scientific word means 'hot ground'?

5/10

Q6.Fill in the gap: the sun is an example of a ___________ energy store

6/10

Q7.Fill in the gap: the wind is an example of a ___________ energy store

7/10

Q8.Fill in the gap: energy cannot created nor destroyed, but is ___________ between different stores by pathways.

8/10

Q9.What must you do to ensure tree biomass is renewable?

9/10

Q10.Which of these is a disadvantage of using solar power?

10/10

Lesson summary: Renewable energy resources

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