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Below are the questions for week one.

The Answers are at the bottom of the page

WEEK ONE'S TOPIC: SCIENCE AND THE ENVIRONMENT

QUESTION 1

Where is the Ozone Layer situated? (No phoning a friend for this one!)

A

AT THE BOTTOM OF THE PACIFIC OCEAN

B

AT THE TOP OF MOUNT EVEREST

C

EURODISNEY
F

D

IN THE UPPER ATMOSPHERE

       


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QUESTION 2

In what year did the passenger pigeon become extinct?

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QUESTION 3

Can you work out what we're trying to say? This weeks anagram is all linked in with the topic this week - the environment. We're sure you're all good at this so hey, give it a go!

BROWN LLAMA GIG

Haven't you worked it out yet? Oh well, you've got a week to try!

 

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QUESTION 4

Carbon Monoxide is a potentially dangerous gas. What is the chemical formula for it?

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QUESTION 5

Can you work out the two animals merged below?

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QUESTION 6

Can you give us five sources of renewable energy?

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QUESTION 7

According to the Beaufort Scale, put these winds in order of strength (lightest to strongest)

  • Moderate Breeze
  • Fresh Breeze
  • Gale
  • Light Breeze
  • Gentle Breeze
  • Strong Breeze
  • Hurricane

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QUESTION 8

Which of the following is the current Secretary of State for the Environment? Can you name him / her / it?

A

 

B

 

C

 

D

 

E

 

F

 

G

 

 

H

 

 

 

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QUESTION 9

THIS WEEK'S GUESSTION

As a break, we have a fun question for you all to peruse. Send in your answers like normal, but instead, we will award a point to the school who comes closest. Good Luck!

At a rate of acres per hour, how much tropical rainforest is being cut down?

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QUESTION 10

Please email your answers to answers@redcliffe-challenge.co.uk by Friday 8th June at 12.00p.m.

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ANSWERS

QUESTION 1

Where is the Ozone Layer situated? (No phoning a friend for this one!)

A

AT THE BOTTOM OF THE PACIFIC OCEAN

B

AT THE TOP OF MOUNT EVEREST

C

EURODISNEY
F

D

IN THE UPPER ATMOSPHERE

FALSE
FALSE
FALSE
TRUE


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QUESTION 2

In what year did the passenger pigeon become extinct?

A. 1914

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QUESTION 3

Can you work out what we're trying to say? This weeks anagram is all linked in with the topic this week - the environment. We're sure you're all good at this so hey, give it a go!

BROWN LLAMA GIG

Haven't you worked it out yet? Oh well, you've got a week to try!

A. GLOBAL WARMING

 

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QUESTION 4

Carbon Monoxide is a potentially dangerous gas. What is the chemical formula for it?

A. CO

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QUESTION 5

Can you work out the two animals merged below?

A. BEAR AND ELEPHANT

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QUESTION 6

Can you give us five sources of renewable energy?

A. ANY 5 SUITABLE - EXAMPLES: WIND, GEOTHERMAL, BIOENERGY, SOLAR, WAVE

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QUESTION 7

According to the Beaufort Scale, put these winds in order of strength (lightest to strongest)

  • Moderate Breeze
  • Fresh Breeze
  • Gale
  • Light Breeze
  • Gentle Breeze
  • Strong Breeze
  • Hurricane

A. LIGHT, GENTLE, MODERATE, FRESH, STRONG, GALE, HURRICANE

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QUESTION 8

Which of the following is the current Secretary of State for the Environment? Can you name him / her / it?

A

 

B

 

C

 

D

 

E

 

F

 

G

 

 

H

 

 

A. E - JOHN PRESCOTT (CORRECT AT THE DATE OF THE QUESTION)

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QUESTION 9

THIS WEEK'S GUESSTION

As a break, we have a fun question for you all to peruse. Send in your answers like normal, but instead, we will award a point to the school who comes closest. Good Luck!

At a rate of acres per hour, how much tropical rainforest is being cut down?

A. APPROX. 3900

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QUESTION 10

A. KENYA

Please email your answers to answers@redcliffe-challenge.co.uk by Friday 8th June at 12.00p.m.

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