Snapquiz - Non Renewable Energy Resources

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

Question 1. What happens to the highly radioactive waste we produce in nuclear power stations?

It's dissolved into rainwater, and we hope for the best.
It's released into the atmosphere, and we hope for the best.
It's fired into space, and we hope for the best.
It's buried underground, and we hope for the best.

Question 2. Why are greenhouse gases a problem?

They lower the pH of rainwater, which could cause acid rain.
They leave sooty residue on buildings, which could cause peppered moths to evolve different patterning.
They react with ozone in the upper atmosphere, which could damage the ozone layer.
They trap extra heat from the sun, which could cause climate change.

Question 3. How does acid rain damage buildings?

It melts granite, sandstone, and slate.
It melts concrete, limestone, and marble.
It dissolves granite, sandstone, and slate.
It dissolves concrete, limestone, and marble.

Question 4. Which greenhouse gas is released when we burn any fossil fuels?

Carbon dioxide.
Carbon monoxide.
Sulphur dioxide.

Question 5. Which of the following is not a non-renewable energy resource?

Crude oil.
Natural gas.

If you would like to track your scores, please enter your preferred first name into the box (please note, this uses cookies to store the data on your computer/phone/tablet - please see the FAQ for more information). Alternatively, if your teacher has given you a code starting with a # symbol, you can enter that:

Snapquiz© CJ Thornton    Terms and Conditions    Privacy

Log out