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Name: ______________________________________ Score: ____________

I. Circle the letter of the correct answer.
1. What is the direction of heat transfer?
A. from hot to cold
C. from cold to hot
B. from bottom to top
D. from side to side
2. How is heat transferred in solid materials?
A. through convection
C. through conduction
B. through radiation
D. through vacuum
3. What happens to a liquid when heated?
A. It remains the same.
C. It increases in temperature.
B. It increases in volume.
D. Its temperature cannot be determined.
4. What may happen to a solid when it is continuously exposed to heat?
A. It may become heavier.
C. It may expand.
B. It may decrease in volume.
D. It may condense to liquid.
5. What do you call the transfer of heat through air?
A. convection
B. radiation
C. conduction
D. roasting
6. How do the vibrations of the particles behave when sound travels through solids?
A. occurs fast
C. occurs moderately
B. occurs very slowly
D. cannot be determined
7. Which of the following statement is TRUE?
A. Light always travel in a straight line.
B. Sound travels faster in air than in solids.
C. Heat transfer through liquid is known as radiation.
D. Sound cannot travel through the air.
8. Which of the following material can be used to protect ourselves from excessive heat
and light?
A. perfume
B. hat
C. bracelet
D. head band
9. The bouncing back of light that strikes a clear surface.
A. Refraction
B. Reflection
C. Radiation
D. Retention
10. In which medium can light travels faster ?
A. Solids
B. Liquids
C. Gases
D. all of the above
11. Where does light always travel?
A. straight line
B. curved line
C. visible line
D. diagonal line
12. A narrow but powerful beam of light.
A. candle
B. flashlight
C. laser
D. magnifying glass
13-14. Media where light travels more slowly.
A. water
B. glass
C. air
D. wind
15. Medium where light travels quickly.
A. water
B. glass
C. air
D. wind
II. Write TRUE if the statement is correct and FALSE if the statement is wrong.
______ 16. Light always travels on a straight light.
______ 17. The light that strikes a thick cardboard bends and find another way to pass
through it.
______ 18. Light rays could not be blocked and they could pass through all types of
materials since
they travel on a straight line.
______ 19. A laser is a narrow but powerful beam of light capable of travelling far
distances on a
straight line.
______ 20. Optical fibers are used in communication, medicine and industry.
______ 21. Light can be reflected if it is directed towards a mirror.
______ 22. Refraction is the bouncing back of light that strikes a clear surface.
______ 23. When somebody faces a mirror, his reflection can be seen in reversed manner.
______ 24. Light travels faster in air than in liquids.
______ 25. The speed of light remains the same even if it travels from one material to
III. Identify what is described below. Choose the answer from the box.

Transfer of heat from one place to another through liquid. ___________________

The travel of heat in solid materials. ___________________
Transfer of heat through empty spaces. ___________________
Materials that doesnt allow heat to pass through. ___________________

30. The heat we receive from the sun. ___________________

31. Our natural source of light. ___________________
32. The bending of light as it travels from one material to another. ___________________
33. The bouncing back of light as it strikes in a smooth surface.
34. Materials which allow heat to pass through. ______________
35. It is formed when the light of the sun passes through raindrops. _______________
36.. ____________
radiant energy refraction