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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?
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
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.
What is one way you and your family can help to conserve water at home?
watering the garden at the hottest time of the day
turning off the faucet (tap) while brushing your teeth
using the longest cycle to wash clothes
letting the water run while washing dishes
Which of these problems can be caused by air pollution?
Reduced food sources for humans
Increased disease for humans
Decrease in global temperatures
Which of the following best describes what these machines are doing?
Converting wind into energy
Converting wind to drill oil
Converting pollution in the air to clean air
What can you see in the picture?
What does this icon refer to?
What type of waste do you collect in blue bins?
harmful for the environment
made of plastic
capable of being decomposed
unable of being decomposed