Where does our food come from?

In this lesson, we will learn about where our food comes from. We will begin by learning about food miles and then explore why our food comes from so many different countries. Finally, we will learn about the effects of increasing food miles.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

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Q1.What does TNC mean?

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Q2.How many countries does a company have to operate in to be defined as a TNC?

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Q3.Which of these statements is a positive impact of a globalised food industry?

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Q4.What percentage of humanity's carbon emissions does the fashion industry produce?

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Q5.Which of these statements is a problem caused by the globalised clothing industry?

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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

Q1.What does TNC mean?

1/5

Q2.How many countries does a company have to operate in to be defined as a TNC?

2/5

Q3.Which of these statements is a positive impact of a globalised food industry?

3/5

Q4.What percentage of humanity's carbon emissions does the fashion industry produce?

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Q5.Which of these statements is a problem caused by the globalised clothing industry?

5/5

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Where does our food come from?

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Q1.Which of these sentences is the correct definition of 'Food Miles'?

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Q2.Which of these factors is not a reason why food miles have gradually increased?

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Q3.Which of these statements is not true?

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Q4.Which of these statements is a positive impact of a globalised food industry?

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Q5.What process used by the fashion industry is causing water pollution?

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Where does our food come from?

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.Which of these sentences is the correct definition of 'Food Miles'?

1/5

Q2.Which of these factors is not a reason why food miles have gradually increased?

2/5

Q3.Which of these statements is not true?

3/5

Q4.Which of these statements is a positive impact of a globalised food industry?

4/5

Q5.What process used by the fashion industry is causing water pollution?

5/5

Lesson summary: Where does our food come from?

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