How much do you really know about Environmentalism at Dartmouth? Take our Ecoquiz to find out...



ok here we go:

ESD is a division of the Environmental Studies Department...
True False

I know what a photovoltaic system is... True False

Dartmouth has a photovoltaic system... True False

If yes, where do you think it is located?

How much waste do you think Dartmouth produces per year?
1,000 lbs
10,000 lbs
100,000 lbs
1,000,000 lbs
1,500,000 lbs
2,000,000 lbs
What percentage of that do you think we recycle?
5%
10%
20%
30%
50%
70%


When are fossil fuels predicted to run out at current usage?
10-20 years
40-75 years
100 years
never

What percentage of U.S. electricity is generated from fossil fuels?
10%
10%
50%
75%
90%

What is the current population on earth?
100 million
1 billion
3 billion
6 billion
10 billion

How many species naturally go extinct each year?
5%
1%
.01%
.0001%
none- only humans affect this

How much would you pay to save the environment each year?
In the next 100 years, levels of CO2 in the atmosphere will double...
true
false

Do you know what Bacillus Thuringiensis has to do with potatoes?
yes
no

What is the most abundant element in the atmosphere?
oxygen
nitrogen
Argon
air
carbon

Of all the water on earth, what percentage in freshwater?
3%
10%
50%
75%

How much is drinkable?
<1%
5%
50%
100%

How much water does an average person in the U.S. use/day?
10 gallons
25 gallons
60 gallons
100 gallons

What causes the seasons?
The rotation of the earth around the sun
The tilt of the earth
The clothing manufacturers


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