Sustainability Lifestyle Quiz

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Sustainability Lifestyle Quiz

This quiz is a check-in on some of the sustainability suggestions Mr. Kennard and Mrs. Lotton-Barker made at the beginning of the year. These things are recommendations for ways we can live to keep the planet healthier longer.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Do you get a ride in a car to school?
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

  • 2. 
    What is the gas mileage of your family's most fuel-efficient car?
    • A. 

      I don't know

    • B. 

      Less than 10

    • C. 

      10-17

    • D. 

      18-25

    • E. 

      26 or greater

  • 3. 
    Do you ever carpool?
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

  • 4. 
    Do you ever take the bus?
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

    • C. 

      I don't like talking to the bus driver.

    • D. 

      I'm afraid I might see someone I know.

  • 5. 
    How many hours a day is your computer on?
    • A. 

      Zero

    • B. 

      1-4

    • C. 

      5-9

    • D. 

      10-13

    • E. 

      14-24

  • 6. 
    How many hours a day is your TV (or your family's) on?
    • A. 

      None - We don't have one

    • B. 

      1-4

    • C. 

      5-9

    • D. 

      10-14

    • E. 

      15-24

  • 7. 
    Do you turn your lights off when you leave the room?
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

  • 8. 
    How many loads of laundry do you do each week?
    • A. 

      0-1

    • B. 

      2

    • C. 

      3

    • D. 

      4 or more

    • E. 

      My mom does my laundry.

  • 9. 
    Which cycle uses the least amount of energy?
    • A. 

      Permanent Press

    • B. 

      Delicates

    • C. 

      Bright Colors

    • D. 

      Whites and Colors

  • 10. 
    Which takes more energy, a five minute shower of 12 hours of computer use?
    • A. 

      Shower

    • B. 

      Computer

  • 11. 
    Do you recycle at home?
    • A. 

      Always, even if it's out of my way

    • B. 

      Usually, if it's convenient

    • C. 

      Not usually

    • D. 

      Never

  • 12. 
    Do you need to rinse recyclables before they go in the bin, or is that a myth?
    • A. 

      Totally true!

    • B. 

      It's a myth!

  • 13. 
    Can you recycle plastic bags in your recycling bin at home?
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

  • 14. 
    How much trash does your family create in one week?
    • A. 

      Less than one can full

    • B. 

      One or two cans full

    • C. 

      More than two cans full

  • 15. 
    How long are your daily showers? (If you take two showers per day, add the times. If you shower every other day, divide the number in half.)
    • A. 

      Less than 5 minutes

    • B. 

      5-10 minutes

    • C. 

      10-15 minutes

    • D. 

      More than 15 minutes

  • 16. 
    Do you leave the water running while brushing your teeth or washing your face?
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

  • 17. 
    How much water does it take to make one pound of beef?
    • A. 

      100 gallons

    • B. 

      500 gallons

    • C. 

      1000 gallons

    • D. 

      More than 1000 gallons.

  • 18. 
    Are you a...
    • A. 

      Meat-eater

    • B. 

      Vegetarian

    • C. 

      Vegan