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What is (many acceptable answers) Ex: Bike, Carpool, Public Transportation, Skateboard, Rollerblade?
These are 3 modes of environmentally friendly Transportation.

### 100

What is Computer?
According to DTE, You can reduce your electric bill by $110/year by simply unplugging this when you aren’t using it. ### 100 What is the Cow? This one species emits enough methane gas to contribute 16% of the total amount of global warming gases in the atmosphere. ### 100 What is the sun or solar energy? This single source of clean energy is powerful enough to take the place of every fossil fuel. ### 100 What is economic? Sustainable business practices integrate ecological concerns with social and _________ ones (the triple bottom line) ### 200 What is Bicycle? This is the most efficient mode of travel for people. ### 200 What is 3%? Water covers 70% of the earth’s surface, but this small percent is suitable for human consumption. ### 200 What are Planet, People, & Profit? These three "P"s are used to describe sustainability. ### 200 What is Carbon dioxide? It is beneficial to leave fossil fuels undisturbed in the earth to prevent the release of this. ### 200 What is Photosynthesis? Every breath you take contributes to a balances and sustainable ecosystem by contributing to this process. ### 300 What is 1920? Fun Fact: The Automobiles of the 21st century are the most inefficient in history SUV’s account for 50% of all US cars. These most efficient gasoline powered cars were manufactured in this year. ### 300 Who is 350.org? This Group organized the worlds “most wide spread day of political action” on Saturday Oct. 24, 2009 with 5,245 actions in 181 countries. ### 300 What is Beef? It takes over 2500 gallons of water to produce just one pound of this food found in many of America's restaurants. ### 300 What is Ann Arbor? In 2006 this Michigan school district redesigned its new high school plan to protect an abundance of herpetofauna. ### 300 What is 6? Fun Fact: In 2050 We would need 30 Planets We would need ___ planets to supply adequate natural resources if everyone on earth lived like the average American. ### 400 What is$1500 on Gas? Fun Fact: Hybrid owners average \$490 in the same year!
An average SUV driver spends this much on fuel each year.

### 400

What is Flushing the toilet?
This one, simple act in the US uses as much water as 1 person in a developing country uses in an entire day.

### 400

Who is John Hantz?
In 2009, this Michigan Businessman pitched his idea to develop the world's largest urban farm.

### 400

What is Transportation?
Seventy -one percent of all petroleum used in the US goes to this sector.

### 400

What is oxygen?
The Millennium Ecosystem Assessment refers to natural systems as humanity's "life-support system", providing essential "ecosystem services" which include: water, _________ carbon, nitrogen and phosphorus.

### 500

What are 2 of the following : Density, Proximity, Transit Station, Land Use Patterns, Pedestrian Frequency Design?
Public Transit is most environmentally sound and economically feasible when aligned with these 2 elements.

### 500

On April 16th, an avalanche shut down this cold, capital’s low cost power supply, increasing energy cost by 5 times the national average. Thus began more than 3 months of “Turn off, turn down, unplug.”

### 500

What is 53%?
In 2012, single stream recycling became a reality at University of Michigan-Dearborn and recycles this percentage of the total campus waste stream.

### 500

What is 21%? Fun Fact: Roughly 39% of total US energy was used in buildings, 21% in residential buildings
The Department of Energy reported that ___ % of our energy use is for residential buildings

### 500

What is tragedy of the commons?
This is known as the depletion of a shared resource by individuals, acting independently and rationally according to each one's self-interest, despite their understanding that depleting the common resource is contrary to their long-term best interests.

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