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Adults Quiz

Adults Quiz

To prevent dangerous global warming, the EU and the international community have recognised the need to keep the increase in global temperature below a certain level. What is this level?

 


Which of the following is NOT a predicted effect of climate change?

 


What share of the world's greenhouse gas emissions does the EU contribute?

 


Which countries are today the world's biggest and second biggest emitters of greenhouse gases, respectively?

 


In the EU, most emissions of greenhouse gases (around 80%) come from which sectors of the economy?

 


There are many ways to save energy at home. Which of the following is NOT one of them?

 


New washing machines, refrigerators and other household appliances on sale in shops must carry an EU energy label showing how energy-efficient they are. The label uses a scale of A+++ to G. Which rating do the the most energy-efficient products receive?

 


Installing double-glazing in your house can reduce the amount of heat energy lost through windows by …

 


The EU is successfully cutting its emissions of greenhouse gases. By how much have EU emissions gone down since 1990?

 


Last year’s international climate negotiations took place in …

 


 

Your result:

"To prevent dangerous global warming, the EU and the international community have recognised the need to keep the increase in global temperature below a certain level. What is this level?"
Correct 2°C above the temperature before the Industrial Revolution
"Which of the following is NOT a predicted effect of climate change?"
Correct A reversal of the seasons
"What share of the world's greenhouse gas emissions does the EU contribute?"
Correct 11%
"Which countries are today the world's biggest and second biggest emitters of greenhouse gases, respectively?"
Correct China, USA
"In the EU, most emissions of greenhouse gases (around 80%) come from which sectors of the economy?"
Correct Energy & transport
"There are many ways to save energy at home. Which of the following is NOT one of them?"
Correct Putting up the heating so you can wear just a T-shirt at home in winter
"New washing machines, refrigerators and other household appliances on sale in shops must carry an EU energy label showing how energy-efficient they are. The label uses a scale of A+++ to G. Which rating do the the most energy-efficient products receive?"
Correct A+++
"Installing double-glazing in your house can reduce the amount of heat energy lost through windows by …"
Correct 50-70%
"The EU is successfully cutting its emissions of greenhouse gases. By how much have EU emissions gone down since 1990?"
Correct Around 18%
"Last year’s international climate negotiations took place in …"
Correct Doha
 

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