Question Sheet: Power of the Wind

SCIENCE

Before reading:

  1. Name three sources of energy. 
  2. What does renewable mean? Give an example of a renewable resource.

During reading:

  1. How is wind power harnessed? 
  2. Summarize, in your own words, the history of wind power. See www.newton.mec.edu/Brown/TE/HOT/TIMELINES/WIND/wind_timeline.html

    (Newton Public Schools, Massachusetts). 

  3. In the United States, where are the majority of wind farms located? Why? 
  4. Describe two advantages and two disadvantages of wind energy. See www.darvill.c...

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