Green Habitats: Ecological Footprint Quiz

10 Questions
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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which of the following can you NOT recycle?
    • A. 

      Plastic water bottle

    • B. 

      Newspaper

    • C. 

      Cardboard

    • D. 

      Umbrella

  • 2. 
    Which of the following indicates what to recycle and is located on the bottom of all plastic bottles and containers?
    • A. 

      PETE1 and HDPE2

    • B. 

      PS6

    • C. 

      Any number, it doesn't matter

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 3. 
    I recycle soda cans.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    Which of the following paper products CANNOT be recycled?
    • A. 

      Newspaper

    • B. 

      Construction paper

    • C. 

      Envelopes

    • D. 

      Plain white computer paper

  • 5. 
    Techno Trash is __________?
    • A. 

      Keyboard and mouse only

    • B. 

      Telephones

    • C. 

      Anything related to computers from CD roms to computer screens

    • D. 

      A musical performing group

  • 6. 
    How much energy is saved from recycling one glass bottle?
    • A. 

      Enough to power a 75-watt bulb for 5 hours

    • B. 

      Enough to power a car for a day

    • C. 

      Enough to remake the bottle

    • D. 

      Practically nothing

  • 7. 
    How many plastic bottles are thrown away every hour?
    • A. 

      2,500

    • B. 

      25,000

    • C. 

      250,000

    • D. 

      2,500,000

  • 8. 
    What is recommended that you do before recycling a plastic bottle?
    • A. 

      Remove the cap

    • B. 

      Remove the label

    • C. 

      Make it flat, like a pancake

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 9. 
    You can recycle furniture.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    Which appliance is the biggest power consumer in most households?
    • A. 

      Oven & Stove

    • B. 

      Refrigerator

    • C. 

      Television

    • D. 

      Microwave