Social Studies



Our Environment and Environmental Pollution


10 questions

  • 1. Multiple Choice
    30 seconds
    1 pt

    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?

    air pollution

    water pollution

    land pollution

    noise pollution

  • 2. Multiple Choice
    30 seconds
    1 pt

    Where is pollution found on the earth?

    only in the air

    only on the land

    only in the water on land

    on the land, the air, and in the water

  • 3. Multiple Choice
    30 seconds
    1 pt

    Which way can people best reduce land pollution caused by large amounts of waste dumped in landfills?

    They can use a water filter to use fewer water bottles.

    They can watch less television, reducing electricity use and allowing their electronics to last much longer.

    They can recycle their plastic, glass, paper, and cardboard items and only throw away non-recyclable items.

    They can refill large plastic containers, like those used for laundry detergent, instead of throwing them away.


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