How much do you know about Earth Day and the environment?

Earth Day is on April 22, when people worldwide bring awareness to protecting our environment. How much do you know about this day and what it takes to save the planet?

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True or False? France created the first Earth Day, which led other countries worldwide to join in.

True

False

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Who is responsible for bringing Earth Day to the world?

Gaylord Nelson

Robert Kennedy

Rachel Carson

Al Gore

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True or False? The Paris Climate Agreement was signed on Earth Day.

True

False

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Which of the following is NOT a renewable source of energy?

Hydropower

Natural gas

Solar

Wind

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How many pounds of garbage does the average American produce each day?

1 pound

3 pounds

4 pounds

10 pounds

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Which animal is an endangered species threatened by global warming?

Polar bear

Cheetah

Guam Rail

All of the above