What is sustainability?

In this lesson we will learn the definition of sustainability and consider what sustainable development means and how it impacts decisions we make in the present. We will think about aspects of our daily life that are unsustainable and compare them to innovations that are making life better for present and future generations. In this lesson

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What is sustainability?- quiz

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Q1.Sustainability is...

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Q2.Match the key words to the definitions. (Make sure you include an answer in each row to get all five points!)
Economy
Environment
Quality of life
Equality
Sustainability

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Q3.Sustainable development is development that meets the needs of people in the present and considers the needs of people in the future.

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Q4.Which type of fuel is more sustainable for cars?

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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 sustainability?- quiz

Well done for all your hard work this lesson. Celebrate your learning with this quick quiz.

Q1.Sustainability is...

1/4

Q2.Match the key words to the definitions. (Make sure you include an answer in each row to get all five points!)
Economy
Environment
Quality of life
Equality
Sustainability

2/4

Q3.Sustainable development is development that meets the needs of people in the present and considers the needs of people in the future.

3/4

Q4.Which type of fuel is more sustainable for cars?

4/4

Lesson summary: What is sustainability?

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