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Electricity Quiz!!

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Approximately how many average households would one lightning bolt service?

  • 100,000
  • 150,000
  • 200,000
  • 250,000

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How many volts can be generated by a spark of “Static” electricity?

  • Up to 2,500 volts
  • Up to 3,000 volts
  • Up to 3,500 volts
  • Up to 4,000 volts

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In what year did the world’s first power station start operating in New York city?

  • 1882
  • 1883
  • 1884
  • 1885

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What is electric current measured in?

  • Amps
  • Volts
  • Parsecs
  • Lumens

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What is electrical potential energy measured in?

  • Amps
  • Volts
  • Parsecs
  • Lumens

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In what year did the world’s first Nuclear power station start generating electricity in Russia?

  • 1951
  • 1952
  • 1953
  • 1954

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Who is generally credited with developing the modern alternating current (AC) electricity supply?

  • Thomas Alva Edison
  • Michael Faraday
  • Nikola Tesla
  • Ernst Mach

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Who is credited with inventing the first electrochemical cell or battery?

  • Alessandro Volta
  • Luigi Galvani
  • Johan Wilcke
  • Tiberius Cavallo

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The term ”electricity” was coined by an English scientist around 1600. What was his name?

  • William Gilbert
  • Robert Norman
  • Sir Thomas Brown
  • James Clerk Maxwell

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Ohm’s law : “The potential difference (voltage) across an ideal conductor is proportional to the current running through it.” What nationality was Georg Ohm?

  • British
  • French
  • Dutch
  • German

 

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