Greenhouse Gas
Carbon Dioxide
Carbon Cycle
Climate Change
Student Facts

100

Which of the following is NOT a greenhouse gas? a) Water vapor b) Oxygen c) Methane d) Carbon dioxide
Oxygen

100

What was the level of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere 200 years ago? (before the Industrial Revolution) Higher or Lower?
Lower

100

True or False: Carbon moves through every stage of the cycle as a molecule of carbon dioxide.
False.

100

What is Earth's ability to reflect sunlight?
Albedo

100

I like soccer and video games.
Rogelio

200

True or False: The Greenhouse Effect allows heat energy from Earth's surface to pass directly out through the atmosphere and back into space.
False

200

What country is the largest contributer to greenhouse Gases?
China

200

True or False: The Carbon Cycle involves all of Earth's spheres: geo, bio, hydro, and atmospheres.
True

200

Which country produces the second most carbon dioxide in total each year?
United States

200

I like working construction with my dad.
Diego

300

Which planet has an atmosphere with an extreme greenhouse effect?
Venus

300

True or False: Leaving electronic devices plugged in or on standby when you are not using them increases your carbon footprint.
True

300

True or False: Carbon spends the longest amount of time in the geosphere part of the cycle.
True

300

True or False: Wood is a fossil fuel
False

300

"I dont have a hobby Sir".
Dennise

400

What has been happening to the concentrations of greenhouse gases in Earth's atmosphere over the past 200 years?
It has been increasing.

400

True or False: Plant respiration releases carbon dioxide into the air.
True

400

True or False: Carbon is able to move from the air to the ocean by dissolving in water.
True

400

What were carbon dioxide levels like during the last Ice Age?
much lower than they are today

400

I want to be a real estate agent when I get older.
Ashley Sanchez Soto

500

True or False: Without the Greenhouse Effect, Earth's temperature would be unsuitable for most forms of life.
True

500

How long does carbon dioxide stay in the atmosphere once it has been emitted?
a few hundred years

500

When does the record show the first big human caused increase in Carbon Dioxide?
Industrial Revolution

500

What is the difference between climate and weather?
Climate is weather over a long period of time. or Weather happens over a short period. Climate happens over a long period.

500

I like to play Madden, shoes and the Chiefs.
Rolando