Environment Awareness Knowledge Quiz

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Environment Awareness Knowledge Quiz

Welcome to the Environment Awareness Quiz. So, what do you know about the environment, and why do we need awareness about it? Well, environment means all the things that surround us, including all the living and non-living things. And awareness in this context means being careful about our actions that could hurt the environment- thus working towards preserving the natural environment for all beings. This quiz will test your knowledge about this topic. Are you ready?


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What did you understand after watching the short movie? Think of some daily life situations where pollution is caused, what can we do to reduce pollution and environment degradation?
  • 2. 
    What causes pollution?
    • A. 

      Cars

    • B. 

      Animals

    • C. 

      Factories

    • D. 

      Both A and C

  • 3. 
    The concentration of which gas is highest in our environment?
    • A. 

      Oxygen

    • B. 

      Nitrogen

    • C. 

      Hydrogen

    • D. 

      Carbon di-oxide

  • 4. 
    Which of the following is NOT one of the 3 "R"s of recycling?
    • A. 

      Reduce

    • B. 

      Reuse

    • C. 

      Reverse

    • D. 

      Recycle

  • 5. 
    Air pollution is caused by burning _____ fuels?
    • A. 

      Solar

    • B. 

      Electric

    • C. 

      Fossil

    • D. 

      Renewable

  • 6. 
    What do we call the actual gas or substance that causes air pollution?
    • A. 

      Coal

    • B. 

      Carbon

    • C. 

      Pollutant

    • D. 

      Chemical

  • 7. 
     What odorless gas is produced by cars and can even lead to death if inhaled in excess?
    • A. 

      Carbon di-oxide

    • B. 

      Carbon monoxide

    • C. 

      Sulphur dioxide

    • D. 

      Chloro Flouro Carbon

  • 8. 
    What type of water pollution can occur when sulfur dioxide gets into the Earth's atmosphere?
    • A. 

      Acid Rain

    • B. 

      Algal Bloom

    • C. 

      Oxygen depletion

    • D. 

      Sewage pollution

  • 9. 
    True or False: Many people on Earth do not have access to clean water.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    Around how much of the Earth's water is fresh water?
    • A. 

      1%

    • B. 

      10%

    • C. 

      5%

    • D. 

      20%

  • 11. 
    How can land pollution harm the environment?
    • A. 

      It can destroy the habitats of animals

    • B. 

      It causes harmful chemicals to enter the soil

    • C. 

      It can destroy the beauty of nature

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 12. 
    What do we call large areas where garbage is placed on the land?
    • A. 

      Landfills

    • B. 

      Mines

    • C. 

      Garbagelands

    • D. 

      Trashlands

  • 13. 
    What is it called when you collect organic waste and store it so it breaks down into fertilizer?
    • A. 

      Composting

    • B. 

      Recycling

    • C. 

      Global Warming

    • D. 

      Trashing

  • 14. 
    Around how long does it take Styrofoam to decay and become part of the environment?
    • A. 

      2 years

    • B. 

      6 months

    • C. 

      10 years

    • D. 

      It never decomposes fully

  • 15. 
    Which pollution cause hearing loss in organisms?
    • A. 

      Air Pollution

    • B. 

      Noise Pollution

    • C. 

      Water Pollution

    • D. 

      Land Pollution

  • 16. 
    Effects produced by excessive noise  are
    • A. 

      Hearing loss

    • B. 

      Migraine headaches

    • C. 

      Hypertension

    • D. 

      All of the above

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