Recycling Quizzes & Trivia

Along with modern high-quality life benefits, came an alarming concern for protecting our environment and our planet, so that our children and grandchildren, and their children in turn, may enjoy the things that we take for granted. We have become preoccupied with questions such as “What legislative structures act as monitors for waste providing activities?”, “What technological actions have been deployed to deal with waste sources?”, “How can we efficiently use recyclable materials?”, and “What is e-waste?”

If you already know the answers to these questions, it means you are genuinely preoccupied with the fate of our planet. Take these recycling quizzes and complete your information on this pressing matter, in order design a better future for the next generations.

Test your recycling knowledge.

Questions: 5  |  Attempts: 746   |  Last updated: Dec 14, 2012
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    Which item does not belong in the recycling bin?

Recycling is the procedure of transforming waste products into new materials and items.  It is the best way for reducing harmful gases which leads to air pollution and prevent from disposing of garbage which leads to water...

Questions: 10  |  Attempts: 397   |  Last updated: May 7, 2019
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    True or False: Could you put aluminum foil in the recycle bin?

This quiz is meant to test your knowledge of recycling dos and don'ts on Wesleyan's campus.  Good luck!

Questions: 7  |  Attempts: 323   |  Last updated: Apr 7, 2015
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    What number plastic(s) can be recycled in Glass, Metal, Plastic?

This quiz tells you what to recycle and what not to recycle when your dealing with paper.By: Roman & Tyler

Questions: 3  |  Attempts: 121   |  Last updated: Dec 14, 2012
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    What's not recyclable?

A 10 question quiz about our recycling program

Questions: 11  |  Attempts: 117   |  Last updated: Sep 9, 2013
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    Why do we recycle at Governor's?




Recycling Questions & Answers


How much energy could 1 recycled tin can save?
The correct answer to this question is B, Enough to power a TV for 3 hours. Tin is a soft metal, which is used in several alloys. Tin is made of steel and sometimes they are coated with a thin tin. This coat of tin helps prevent food contamination an
What is the concept of 3R?
The concept of 3r means “reduce, reuse, and recycle”. By reducing, reusing, and recycling, you can help save money and energy, reduce pollution and greenhouse gas emissions, and prevent or delay the amount of waste that needs to be recycl
What will happen if we don't recycle?
If the people of the world did not recycle, eventually all the natural resources that are needed to manufacture new products would be used up. Oil and gas resources, metals extracted from iron ore, and trees cut down for paper would all cease to exis
What are the best ways to recycle water at home?
There are many great ways to easily recycle water at home. Instead of pouring your cooking water down the drain (water used for pasta, potatoes or other vegetables) collect it and use it to water your indoor plants or outdoor garden plants. You can
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