Reduce, Reuse, Recycle Quiz
What does it mean if a notebook is
made from recycled paper?
A. The notebook is made from inexpensive
B. The notebook is made from
C. The notebook is made from paper that
was used before
D. the notebook is made from materials
that came directly from trees
What are two problems with
throwing away trash?
A. pollution and creating traffic
B. pollution and using up natural
C. running out of space and creating
D. using up national resources and attract
Which is an example of solid
C. a tin can
D. polluted water
About how much trash does a
family away every year?
A. 3 pounds
B. 14 pounds
C. 200 pounds
D. 5,000 pounds
Which is an example of a
B. a tree
D. a plastic bottle
Why are materials like toxic
chemicals and oil not allowed in
most sanitary landfills?
A. They do not dissolve in water
B. They attract bird and other animals
C. They can melt plastics and other waste
D. They can pollute air and drinking water
Which is one of the three R’s of
solving the problems of solid
Using fewer disposable items can
help protect our environment from
problems with solid waste.
What is a way to reuse solid waste?
A. throwing a paper in a trash can
B. buying a toy with plastic packaging
C. breaking glass bottles into smaller
D. using an empty milk carton to maker a
Which is an example of reducing
waste in the kitchen?
A. Composting vegetable peelings
B. Purchasing canned foods
C. Purchasing packaged foods
D. Saving newspaper
Turning off unnecessary lighting
during the day in the kitchen is an
Fixing a dripping sink is classified
A. Cooking method
B. Dishwasher conservation method
C. Energy conservation method
D. Faucet or water conservation method