New Quiz for Week Ending April 24, 2015

Posted on: 04.23.2015 in weekly_quiz

Channel One News Quiz
Week of April 24, 2015

1. What is the purpose of the National Wildlife Foundation’s current presence along the Louisiana coast?

a. to assess environmental damage in and around the Gulf of Mexico
b. to ascertain the exact cause of the Deepwater Horizon’s explosion
c. to assist fishermen in rebuilding the shrimping industry
d. to help clean up the remains of the oil spill

2. Why do restaurants typically produce a lot of waste?

a. Some customers do not eat very much.
b. Food that is purchased in bulk tends to spoil quickly.
c. Most chefs are taught to prepare small portions of food.
d. Consumers prefer certain cuts of meat and perfect-looking produce.

3. What is the Earthship Army?

a. security personnel who protect Earthships from invaders
b. activists who convince people to move into Earthships
c. people who build Earthships for people in need
d. people who refuse to live in Earthships

4. What is listeria?

a. a way of determining if a food item is safe to eat
b. a treatment for certain serious illnesses
c. an ingredient in ice cream
d. a deadly bacteria

5. Why are fewer, controlled fires damaging to the environment?

a. because they make forests more susceptible to larger, more destructive fires
b. because they require too much water to be extinguished
c. because with fewer jobs, firefighters have turned to logging
d. because they burn up all the low lying vegetation

Answers for Weekly Quiz
Week of April 24, 2015

1. a
2. c
3. c
4. d
5. a

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