Tomorrow is Earth Day! Celebrated every year on April 22, Earth Day is the largest environmental event in the world. More than six million Canadians—including nearly every school-aged child—participate in an Earth Day activity in their communities. Many of our Pledge members and businesses in the community are already taking action to reduce their footprint. As a way to spread eco awareness test your knowledge with this quiz and share the love with others!
Eco quiz was provided courtesy of Earth Day Canada.
1) Which household appliance uses the most energy?
D) Washing machine
2) What country has the greatest number of coal powered generators?
3) “Phantom carriers” is a term used for electronic devices that:
A) Move from room to room
B) Continue to consume electricity even when switched off
C) Are really expensive
D) Are energy efficient
4) What percentage do heating costs rise by for every degree above 20°C that you set your household thermostat in the winter?