Quiz: Smart Windows Quiz
Smart Windows Quiz
By: Staff
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About This Quiz

What's so smart about these windows? For one thing, they know the importance of saving energy. What else makes them smarter than your average window?

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According to the Department of Energy, in how many years will U.S. energy consumption increase 45 percent for electricity, 62 percent for natural gas and 33 percent for oil?
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What percent of all the energy used in the United States is "consumed" by residential windows?
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How much flat glass is produced worldwide each year?
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Research Frontiers has developed a type of window that uses small light-absorbing microscopic particles known as what?
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How many SPD smart windows can you power with less electricity than it takes to operate a simple night-light?
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Which smart windows lack the intermediate settings between clear and translucent?
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What term describes materials that can change color when energized by an electrical current?
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What is the chemical reaction in which molecules in a compound lose an electron?
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According to Sage Electronics, you can run a house full of electrochromic windows for about the same amount of money that it takes to power what?
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What must be present in order for any smart window to be activated?
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