University of Delaware Online Research Magazine

ISSN 2150-5128

The University of Delaware is home to the Catalysis Center for Energy Innovation, a national collaboration of researchers working to find more efficient, less costly ways to produce renewable, sustainable energy without creating more problems for the environment. Now, let’s put your energy to the test — can you answer these questions correctly?

Quiz: Test Your Knowledge Vol 6-1

The United States' top source of energy is:

How long does it take for fossil fuels such as petroleum and coal to form?

The Clean Air Act banned leaded gasoline for on-road vehicles in 1996 because:

What is biomass?

Which of the following energy sources is not considered renewable?

Catalysts are:

Fossil fuels are in great demand for:

About how many barrels of petroleum does the United States consume each day?