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

Geothermal power.
Wind turbines.
Photovoltaic cells.

Question 2. Which energy resource usually requires a valley to be dammed?

Wave power.
Geothermal power.
Tidal power.

Question 3. What is the energy source in geothermal power?

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

Question 4. Which renewable energy resource used to mainly be built inland on hills, but is increasingly being built offshore as well?

Solar power.
Wind power.
Wave power.
Geothermal power

Question 5. What causes the tides?

The wind blowing on the water.
The centripetal action of the Earth's rotation.
The gravitational attraction of the Moon.
The Sun heating the water.

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