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  • Question 1
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    Q. This picture shows people walking through a highly-polluted city in China. From what type of pollution are they protecting themselves based on what they are wearing?

    answer choices
    air pollution
    water pollution
    land pollution
    noise pollution
  • Question 2
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    Q. Where is pollution found on the earth?
     
     
     
     
    answer choices
    only in the air 
    only on the land 
    only in the water 
    on land, in the air, and in the water 
  • Question 3
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    Q. What is a renewable resource?
     
     
     
     
    answer choices
     one that can be replaced quickly 
    one that is man-made
    one that comes from the sun 
    one that will never run out 
  • Question 4
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    Q. Which way can people best reduce land pollution caused by large amounts of waste dumped in landfills?  
    answer choices
    They can use a water filter to use fewer water bottles.
    They can recycle their plastic, glass, paper, and cardboard items and only throw away non-recyclable items.
    They can watch less television, reducing electricity use and allowing their electronics to last much longer.
    They can refill large plastic containers, like those used for laundry detergent, instead of throwing them away.
  • Question 5
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    Q. Which one BEST describes a nonrenewable resource?

       
    answer choices
    It is one that will run out one day and can’t be replaced.
    It will last for about 100 years.
      It can be replaced again and again.
    It will never run out.
  • Question 6
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    Q. Which is one reason that trash and litter can hurt wildlife?

       
    answer choices
    Wildlife are afraid of human garbage.
    Trash covers the scent of other animals they are hunting.
    Wildlife may try to eat plastics and choke on them.
    Trash and litter removes their camouflage.
  • Question 7
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    Q.

    What is one way you and your family can help to conserve water at home?

    answer choices

    watering the garden at the hottest time of the day

    using the longest cycle to wash clothes

    turning off the faucet while brushing your teeth

    letting the water run while washing dishes

  • Question 8
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    Q.

    This type of pollution inhibits people from seeing the stars and planets.

    answer choices

    Light Pollution

    Water Pollutilon

    Air Pollution

    Land pollution

  • Question 9
    20 seconds
    Q. Which of these problems can be caused by air pollution?
    answer choices
    Respiratory problems
    Reduced food sources for humans
    Increased disease for humans
    Decrease in global temperatures
  • Question 10
    30 seconds
    Q.

    I can cut down on pollution by_____

    answer choices

    Walking to the store

    Driving to the store

    Throwing everything away

    Using styrofoam cups

  • Question 11
    60 seconds
    Q. Which of the following best describes what these machines are doing?
    answer choices
    Converting wind into energy
    Converting wind to drill oil
    Converting pollution in the air to clean air
  • Question 12
    30 seconds
    Q.

    Pollution can come from natural events such as

    answer choices

    using CFCs

    driving cars

    erupting volcanoes

    reusing water bottles

  • Question 13
    30 seconds
    Q.

    Harmful ultraviolet radiation from the Sun is absorbed by

    answer choices

    clouds

    ozone molecules

    soil

    water

  • Question 14
    30 seconds
    Q.

    Sunlight reacts with waste gases from the burning of fossil fuels to form

    answer choices

    greenhouse gases

    chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs)

    photochemical smog

    rain

  • Question 15
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    Q.

    Global warming can lead to

    answer choices

    deforestation

    climate change

    oil spills

    litter

  • Question 16
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    Q.

    Which human action can cause pollution?

    answer choices

    Walking

    Biking

    Mining

    Recycling

  • Question 17
    30 seconds
    Q.

    Which object is NOT carried by runoff into streams and rivers?

    answer choices

    ozone

    fertilizer

    pesticides

    sediment

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