Name: ____________________________________ Date: _______________________________

bankercordΜηχανική

27 Οκτ 2013 (πριν από 3 χρόνια και 9 μήνες)

56 εμφανίσεις

Name: ____________________________________

Date: _______________________________

Chapters 15 and 16 Energy and Thermodynamics Internet Activity

http://shsphysicalscience.stclaircountyschools.wikispaces.net/Energy+Webquest


Skate Park Demo:

Move the
circles around to change the ramp shape. You can add or take away friction or alter gravity. See what effects these things
have on the skater.

1.

What happens to the skater when you change the location (on the right side of the page)

to the moon?
____________
________________________________________________________

2.

What is different about the way the skater moves when you set the location to space?
__________________________________________________
__________________


Slang Energy Terms:

You will have to click o
n the terms to find these answers.

You do not have to leave the webpage to find these answers. When you click
the slang terms a pop
-
up box will open.

3.

What is the slang term for a circuit breaker? ________________________________

4.

What is the slang term for
the technology used to trap pollutants like sulfur and keep them out of the atmosphere?
___________________________________________

5.

What is a roughneck? __________________________________________________________

6.

What is yellow cake? _______________________
____________________________________


What is Energy?

Click “Energy Basics”

7.

What is energy? _________________________________________________________________________

8.

What are the 2 main types of energy? _________________________________________________

9.

Wha
t are the 2 groups of energy sources? _____________________________________________

10.

What percentage of US energy consumption in 2010 came from renewable resources? ___________________

11.

What are the 3 fossil fuels? ___________________________________________
__________________

12.

Are fossil fuels renewable or nonrenewable resources? ______________________________

13.

Which renewable resource is used the most? ___________________________________________

Click

the back button when you get to the bottom or the page. Click “Forms of Energy”

14.

List the 4 types of potential energy. _____________________________________________________

15.

List the 5 types of kinetic energy. _______________________________________________
________

Click

the back button. Under “Forms of Energy” click “Laws of Energy”

16.

What is energy efficiency? _______________________________________________________________

17.

How efficient is the human body? _______________________

18.

What happens to the energy th
at doesn’t get used? ___________________________________

Click the back button. Under “Forms of Energy” click “Sources of Energy”

19.

What was the source for 1/3 of the US’s energy consumption in 2010? _______________

20.

What is the least used renewable resource?

____________________________________

21.

List 2 secondary energy sources? ________________________________________________________

Click the back button. Click “Energy Units Basics”

22.

What is natural gas measured in? _______________________________

23.

What is elec
tricity measured in? ___________________________________________

24.

What does BTU stand for? _______________________________________________________________


History of Energy

25.

What was civilizations first great energy invention? _____________________________

26.

What did Diesel receive a patent for? ___________________________________________________

27.

What is another name for a photovoltaic cell? ____________________________________

Thermodynamics 1

28.

What is heat? __________________________________________

29.

Why does
heat move? ___________________________________________________________________

30.

What is entropy? ____________________________________________________________________

Click next stop on site tour link in the bottom right of screen.

31.

What type of heat transfe
r occurs in waves? ________________________________________

32.


What type of heat transfer requires objects to come in contact? ____________________

Click next stop on site tour link in the bottom right of screen.

33.

List 3 temperature scales. __________________
______________________________________________

Click next stop on site tour link in the bottom right of screen.

34.

The first law of thermodynamics say energy does what 2 things?
_________________________________________________________________________________
___________

35.

The second law of thermodynamics says what 2 things?
____________________________________________________________________________________________

Click next stop on site tour link in the bottom right of screen.

36.

What do these stand for: S=______
____________________, Q=_______________________,
T=________________________________

37.

When ice melts what happens to its entropy? _______________________________________

Click next stop on site tour link in the bottom right of screen.

38.

Electricity is related
to _____________________________________.

39.

What kind of electricity is found in batteries? __________________________________________

40.

What kind of electricity powers your house? ___________________________________________


Heat Quiz

41.

Put a c
heck mark for
every question

that you get correct. ___________________________


Energy Quiz

42.

Put a check mark for every question that you get correct. ___________________________


Thermodynamics 2

43.

What happens to the kinetic energy of the particles when you increase the
temperature?
_________________________________________


Heat Transfer

44.

What is the microwave an example of? __________________________________________

45.

What is the icy windshield an example of? ____________________________________________


Energy Summary

Ski
m over the articles as you go down the page. Read the Happy Monkey cartoon at the bottom of the page.

46.

Make a cartoon of your own (similar to the Happy Monkey cartoon). It needs to have at least 4 steps.