How Much Do You Know About Global Climate Change?

Global climate change effects every person on the planet. Do you know all there is to know about this scientific reality? Take this quiz and find out!
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Which of these is considered a greenhouse gas?
Methane
Oxygen
Nitrogen
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True or false: In general, the greenhouse effect is a good thing because without the temperature on Earth would be too cold to support life.
True
False
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Which country is credited with producing the most carbon dioxide?
China
The United States
Canada
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True or false: The sea levels are expected to rise between 7 and 23 inches by the end of the century.
True
False
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What percent of animal species are at an increased risk of extinction due to global warming?
20-30%
10-20%
60%
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True or false: Rain forest destruction is a huge contributor to climate change.
True
False
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What was the second hottest year on record?
2000
1998
2007
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What is the first species to go extinct due to climate change?
Golden toads
Pandas
Koala bears
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What percentage of emissions do cars and trucks contribute in the United States?
20%
30%
10%
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True or false: There will be an increase in the severity of natural disasters such as hurricanes and tornadoes due to climate change.
True
False
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What organization was formed to fight against climate change?
The Kyoto Protocol
The EPA
The UN Council on Climate
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How many deaths are attributed to the effects of climate change each year?
600,000
100,000
1,000,000
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You are climate cool! When it comes go global climate change, you've got a strong handle on what's going on. You know all about greenhouse gases, emissions, and rising sea levels.

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You are climate keen! When it comes to global climate change, you're more than aware. You truly understand the severity and issues at hand with climate change, including extinction and storm severity.

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You are climate cunning! Global climate change effects every person on the planet, especially in terms of weather, food production, and extinction. Luckily, people like you are aware of the situation, and are willing to take the steps necessary to help curb climate change. Well done!

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1
Which of these is considered a greenhouse gas?
Methane
Oxygen
Nitrogen
2
True or false: In general, the greenhouse effect is a good thing because without the temperature on Earth would be too cold to support life.
True
False
3
Which country is credited with producing the most carbon dioxide?
China
The United States
Canada
4
True or false: The sea levels are expected to rise between 7 and 23 inches by the end of the century.
True
False
5
What percent of animal species are at an increased risk of extinction due to global warming?
20-30%
10-20%
60%
6
True or false: Rain forest destruction is a huge contributor to climate change.
True
False
7
What was the second hottest year on record?
2000
1998
2007
8
What is the first species to go extinct due to climate change?
Golden toads
Pandas
Koala bears
9
What percentage of emissions do cars and trucks contribute in the United States?
20%
30%
10%
10
True or false: There will be an increase in the severity of natural disasters such as hurricanes and tornadoes due to climate change.
True
False
11
What organization was formed to fight against climate change?
The Kyoto Protocol
The EPA
The UN Council on Climate
12
How many deaths are attributed to the effects of climate change each year?
600,000
100,000
1,000,000