Quizzes and Self-Test Questions
Introduction to bioenergy
(Note to reader taking the self-test: Refer to the chapter titled, “Introduction to Bioenergy” in this book authored by Carol Williams et al., and the BioEN1 program described in the acknowledgements below)
Section 1 questions
1. Why is bioenergy considered a renewable form of energy?
a. Feedstocks for bioenergy production are derived from materials formed thousands of years ago through geological processes
b. Feedstocks for bioenergy production are derived from materials formed from recently living biological material, which can be harvested and replanted
c. The energy contained in the biomass is solar energy captured through natural processes of photosynthesis