What is global warming?

In this lesson, we will learn about the impact of human activity such as burning fossil fuels on the global temperature. We will also interpret some data to draw conclusions.

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Quiz:

What is global warming?

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Q1.Carbon dioxide is an example of a greenhouse gas.

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Q2.What is a fuel?

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Q3.How is human activity contributing to global warming?

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Q4.A synthetic material is a material made by humans.

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Q5.What has happened to the global temperature since the industrial revolution?

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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:

What is global warming?

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.Carbon dioxide is an example of a greenhouse gas.

1/5

Q2.What is a fuel?

2/5

Q3.How is human activity contributing to global warming?

3/5

Q4.A synthetic material is a material made by humans.

4/5

Q5.What has happened to the global temperature since the industrial revolution?

5/5

Lesson summary: What is global warming?

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