Climate change

This lesson looks at the potential consequences of climate change, what the term carbon footprint means and explores some ways a person could reduce their carbon footprint.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

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Q1.Which of the following is NOT a greenhouse gas?

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Q2.What is a greenhouse gas?

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Q3.What impact does the greenhouse effect have?

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Q4.What is the relationship between carbon dioxide levels in the atmosphere and the average global temperature?

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Q5.Revision - which gas makes up approximately 21% of the Earth's modern atmosphere?

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Q6.Revision - what caused the increase in oxygen gas from the early atmosphere to the modern atmosphere?

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Q7.Revision - which gas is given off when fossil fuels are burnt?

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Question 6

Question 7

Q1.Which of the following is NOT a greenhouse gas?

1/7

Q2.What is a greenhouse gas?

2/7

Q3.What impact does the greenhouse effect have?

3/7

Q4.What is the relationship between carbon dioxide levels in the atmosphere and the average global temperature?

4/7

Q5.Revision - which gas makes up approximately 21% of the Earth's modern atmosphere?

5/7

Q6.Revision - what caused the increase in oxygen gas from the early atmosphere to the modern atmosphere?

6/7

Q7.Revision - which gas is given off when fossil fuels are burnt?

7/7

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Climate Change

This quiz will assess you on knowledge learned in today's lesson, as well as what you have learned in earlier lessons.

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Question 2

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Q1.What is "a change to the average global temperature" the definition for?

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Q2.Which of the following is NOT a likely consequence of climate change?

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Q3.What is "the total amount of carbon dioxide (and other greenhouse gases) which are emitted" the definition for?

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Q4.Which of the following is a good way for a person to reduce their carbon footprint?

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Q5.Revision - which gas made up most of the early atmosphere?

5/7

Q6.Revision - what is the relationship between carbon dioxide levels in the atmosphere and the average global temperature?

6/7

Q7.Revision - which of the following is a greenhouse gas?

7/7

This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

Climate Change

This quiz will assess you on knowledge learned in today's lesson, as well as what you have learned in earlier lessons.

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Question 6

Question 7

Q1.What is "a change to the average global temperature" the definition for?

1/7

Q2.Which of the following is NOT a likely consequence of climate change?

2/7

Q3.What is "the total amount of carbon dioxide (and other greenhouse gases) which are emitted" the definition for?

3/7

Q4.Which of the following is a good way for a person to reduce their carbon footprint?

4/7

Q5.Revision - which gas made up most of the early atmosphere?

5/7

Q6.Revision - what is the relationship between carbon dioxide levels in the atmosphere and the average global temperature?

6/7

Q7.Revision - which of the following is a greenhouse gas?

7/7

Lesson summary: Climate change

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