Quiz: How Much Do You Actually Know About Climate Change?

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Are you as green as you think?

Find out if you know as much about climate change as you think by answering questions about greenhouse gases and growing temperatures.

 Oct 30, 2017
1 of 15Pick your answer!
What substance traps heat in the earth’s atmosphere?
Greenhouse gases
Water
Oxygen
2 of 15Pick your answer!
Which of these is NOT included in greenhouse gases?
Oxygen
Water vapor
Carbon dioxide
3 of 15Pick your answer!
What is the greenhouse effect?
Increase in the earth’s average temperature
Increase in amount of oxygen on earth
Decrease in the earth’s average temperature
4 of 15Pick your answer!
What would happen if there were no greenhouse gases?
Earth would be too cold
Earth would be too hot
Earth wouldn’t have enough water
5 of 15Pick your answer!
What happens when there are too many greenhouse gases?
Earth would be too hot
Earth would be too cold
There would be too much water
6 of 15Pick your answer!
Which of these is currently increasing at a concerning rate?
The earth’s water supply
The earth’s temperature
The earth’s oxygen supply
7 of 15Pick your answer!
What does this come down to?
An increase of carbon dioxide
An increase of plastic bags
An increase of meat consumption
8 of 15Pick your answer!
Which of these is expected to be an effect of climate change?
More ice caps
Increased rain
Rising sea level
9 of 15Pick your answer!
What does glacier melt refer to?
Drought
Ice caps melting
A rising sea level
10 of 15Pick your answer!
What is the major concern for animal species regarding climate change?
Extinction
Lack of happiness
There are no concerns
11 of 15Pick your answer!
Why does rain forest destruction add to climate change?
Trees store carbon dioxide
Trees protect things below them from the heat
Trees make the earth cooler
12 of 15Pick your answer!
Did the global temperature increase or decrease in the 20th century?
Increase
Decrease
13 of 15Pick your answer!
Which of these countries contributes the most to climate change?
Brazil
France
US
14 of 15Pick your answer!
Which of these natural disasters is NOT due to climate change?
Earthquake
Hurricane
Drought
15 of 15Pick your answer!
Which gas is more harmful: carbon dioxide or methane?
Methane
Carbon dioxide
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