Home Energy Use - 7th Grade

1.Download the PDF from edmodo and complete the worksheet.
Complete the “My Home’s Energy Use” worksheet, using the formula from the “Home Energy Use Practice Sheet.” (NOTE: If have trouble locating the wattage information on the appliances in their home. Visit the link - Estimating Appliance and Home Electronic Energy - to find a list of common home appliances and the wattage range for each.) Keep your worksheet for your personal energy meter. 

2. Research and present your findings on energy efficient appliances as a keynote Presentation using http://www.energystar.gov as a resource

3.Compare the energy use and cost between incandescent light bulbs and compact fluorescent light bulbs. Type your answer in the response section when you click "Turn in

Estimating Appliance and Home Electronic Energy Use


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