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Questions & Answers about Module 1: The Flow of Energy and Cycling of Matter - Energy Sources and Sinks

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  • Adebusoye wemmy Nigeria what is the meaning of sinks
    2014-10-01 03:10:50

    • Amir Sohail Pakistan Sink is basically anything which stores extra energy or the energy which is not in system that is under consideration.
      2014-10-01 09:10:28
  • Alokha Sunday Nigeria what is energy source and sink?
    2014-09-30 16:09:22

  • Tomza Nyamza South Africa 1. What are the sources of energy? 2. And sinks.
    2014-09-28 09:09:05

    • Kevin Harkness Qatar Sources of energy can be coal, nuclear fission, Geothermal, solar power. Sinks is a considerable amount of lost energy or unrecoverable energy in the system being used.
      2014-09-28 17:09:40
  • Tomza Nyamza South Africa Wha to you understan about the flow of energy and recycling of matter?
    2014-09-27 22:09:46

  • Olatomiwa Asaju United Kingdom I really don't understand the process of the sun heating up the earth and resulting into wind and ocean current
    2014-09-26 06:09:33

  • Danny Brazil United Kingdom How can the flow of energy and cycling matter be traced and interpreted within the energy sources?
    2014-09-25 21:09:37

    • Pankaj Chaudhary India yes i do thies
      2014-09-26 10:09:04
  • Lic Evangelista Mexico WHAT TYPES OF SINKS THERE?
    2014-09-23 19:09:10

  • Saran Thantanon Thailand what is energy sink ?
    2014-09-23 04:09:53

    • Lic Evangelista Mexico an energy sink is anything that collects a significant quantify of energy that is either lost or not considered tranferable in the system under study. sources and sinks have to be included an energy budget when accounting for the energy flowing into and out of a system.
      2014-09-23 22:09:44
  • Elliot Forson Ampiaw Ghana what is energy sinks
    2014-09-22 19:09:51

    • Lic Evangelista Mexico an energy sink is anything that collects a significant quantify of energy that is either lost or not considered tranferable in the system under study. sources and sinks have to be included an energy budget when accounting for the energy flowing into and out of a system.
      2014-09-23 22:09:55
  • Leanne Eastick United Kingdom What is an example of an energy sink?
    2014-09-18 21:09:51

  • Obaseki Endurance Nigeria What is the sources of energy and cycling of matter
    2014-09-18 11:09:36

  • Hussain mahmoud Australia could it be identified which plant turns into which fossil fuel?
    2014-09-18 09:09:08

  • Surya Kishore India how light energy is producing from cloud
    2014-09-18 08:09:40

  • mohamed Ahmed Egypt what are the clear changes in USA energy production in 1975 and 2000?
    2014-09-16 07:09:04

  • Noraidah Abhamid Malaysia What is an energy sink
    2014-09-15 10:09:31

    • Lic Evangelista Mexico an energy sink is anything that collects a significant quantify of energy that is either lost or not considered tranferable in the system under study. sources and sinks have to be included an energy budget when accounting for the energy flowing into and out of a system.
      2014-09-23 22:09:59
    • mohamed Ahmed Egypt any thing collect lost energy or non transferable form of energy
      2014-09-16 07:09:10
  • Cassaundra Lewis United States of America What about solar flares? CME's are a considerable outburst of energy, what kind of significance does this have on earth's energy systems?
    2014-09-11 17:09:50

  • Dorcas Owiredua Sackey Ghana Apart from the sun, what are some of energy sources?.
    2014-09-11 14:09:20

    • Prosper Kudakwashe Shumbah Zimbabwe the ground surface-because it converts shortwave radiation into longwave energy of heat.
      2014-09-16 11:09:36
  • Jason Smalls United States of America How does energy flow?
    2014-09-11 05:09:42

  • Helder Danilo Mozambique I didn't get what's energy sink...??
    2014-09-09 20:09:14

  • Tim Connell New Zealand what is photosynthesis,
    2014-09-07 07:09:21

    • Lic Evangelista Mexico Photosynthesis is the natural process by which some living organisms such as plants , algae and bacteria absorb and use light energy to convert it into chemical energy in the form of carbohydrates which are used as a means to feed and support that allows them to grow and live .
      2014-09-23 22:09:52
    • Suyash Shrestha Nepal The procedure opted by plants to convert the light energy into chemical energy is generally referred to as photosynthesis. The chemical energy are stored as carbohydrates or sugar and is synthesized by carbon di-oxide and water. It's significance is in the release of energy for the plants and further maintains atmospheric oxygen level.
      2014-09-09 16:09:23
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