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Energy Awareness Quiz

Description:
Students will identify their level of knowledge about energy issues and calculate the CO2 emissions caused by their lifestyles. They will then formulate a plan to reduce and/or counteract their emissions. Class discussion follows on issues involved with energy use in the United States and other countries and our role in climate change.

Related Topics:
3. Biological processes depend on energy flow through the Earth system.
5. Energy decisions are influenced by economic, political, environmental, and social factors.

Associated Grade Levels:
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Related Sub-Topics

3.6 Humans are part of Earth’s ecosystems and influence energy flow through these systems.

5.6 Energy decisions are influenced by environmental factors.