The Ultimate Pollution Awareness Quiz!

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The Ultimate Pollution Awareness Quiz!

Pollution is the process of releasing contaminants into the environment. The release of contaminated substances into the atmosphere has adverse effects on the inhabitants. Pollution is usually in various forms: air, water, soil, etc. It is considered a global issue with serious implications for our health. Are you aware of the efforts and legislations aimed at controlling this?


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is the most common form of pollution?
    • A. 

      Soil pollution

    • B. 

      Air pollution

    • C. 

      Thermal pollution 

    • D. 

      Water  pollution 

  • 2. 
    When was the burning of sea-coal banned in England?
    • A. 

      1327

    • B. 

      1371

    • C. 

      1272

    • D. 

      1293

  • 3. 
    Which of these was the first American city to enact laws against air pollution?
    • A. 

      Chicago

    • B. 

      Miami

    • C. 

      New York

    • D. 

      San Francisco

  • 4. 
    What form of pollution involves the release of chemicals into the atmosphere?
    • A. 

      Noise pollution 

    • B. 

      Air pollution 

    • C. 

      Light pollution 

    • D. 

      Plastci pollution 

  • 5. 
    Which of these is not an effect of noise pollution?
    • A. 

      Hearing loss 

    • B. 

      High blood pressure 

    • C. 

      Sleep disturbance 

    • D. 

      Coma

  • 6. 
    Which of these is not an effect of pollution?
    • A. 

      Biomagnification 

    • B. 

      Sulphur dioxide emission 

    • C. 

      Acid rain

    • D. 

      Carbon dioxide emission 

  • 7. 
    Which of these can not help in managing pollution?
    • A. 

      Recycling 

    • B. 

      Reusing 

    • C. 

      Mitigating 

    • D. 

      Composting 

  • 8. 
    Which of these is an air pollution device?
    • A. 

      Baghouses 

    • B. 

      Cyclones 

    • C. 

      Electrotatic precipatators 

    • D. 

      Thermal oxidizer 

  • 9. 
    Which of these is not a dust collection device?
    • A. 

      Electrostatic precipitators

    • B. 

      Cyclones 

    • C. 

      Spray tower

    • D. 

      Baghouses 

  • 10. 
    Which of these is primary sewage treatment?
    • A. 

      Compost

    • B. 

      Sedimentation 

    • C. 

      Aerated lagoons

    • D. 

      Constructed wetlands 

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