How Can You Save Energy?

6 Questions | Total Attempts: 39

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Energy Quizzes & Trivia

Check out your GREEN skills with this quiz. Good luck.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Set your home’s thermostat a few degrees lower. For each one-degree change, your family can save up to __ percent on your home’s heating and cooling costs!
    • A. 

      8

    • B. 

      7

    • C. 

      5

    • D. 

      9

    • E. 

      4

  • 2. 
    Save hot water by taking short ____ instead of ______.
    • A. 

      Shower instead of baths

    • B. 

      Baths instead of showers

  • 3. 
    Every year, we use more energy than we did the year before. In fact, the amount of energy Americans use has ________ about every 20 years.
    • A. 

      Qradrupled

    • B. 

      Tripled

    • C. 

      Doubled

    • D. 

      Stayed the same

  • 4. 
    DON'T leave the refrigerator door open. Every time you open the door, up to ______ of the cold air can escape.
    • A. 

      One-third

    • B. 

      One-half

    • C. 

      One-fourth

    • D. 

      Three-quarters

  • 5. 
    Fluorescent bulbs use ______ percent less energy, and they last 10 times longer.
    • A. 

      10

    • B. 

      75

    • C. 

      20

    • D. 

      65

  • 6. 
    One drop per second can add up to ____ gallons of hot water a month - that's more than one person uses in two weeks!
    • A. 

      145

    • B. 

      165

    • C. 

      120

    • D. 

      965