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Activity 3: Grades 5-8 and 9-12
Frontiers Pop- Quiz

 

1. What revolutionary manufacturing technique did Henry Ford invent?

2. What is the name of the concept car General Motors unveiled at the Detroit Motor Show in 2002?

a. Tin Lizzie
b. AUTOnomy
c. Mustang
d. Tzero

3. Achieving environmental sustainability means making cars that consume less _________ and give off less _________.

4. What two sources of power does the hybrid Toyota Prius rely on?

a. Oil and water
b. Gas and electric
c. Hydrogen and electric
d. Peanut butter and jelly

5. Diesels get about 30 percent better mileage than gasoline-powered cars. True or false?

6. Fuel cells make electricity from hydrogen and oxygen. True or false?

7. Instead of exhaust, what trickles out of the F-Cell's tailpipe?

8. What is the platform that contains all of the systems for AUTOnomy and Hywire called?

a. The skiff
b. The roller skate
c. The skateboard
d. The chassis

9. In what form does the battery that Stanford and Iris Ovshinksy have developed store hydrogen?

a. Solid
b. Liquid
c. Gas
d. Arkansas

10. From what natural resource are Icelanders getting hydrogen?

 

 

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