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Reduce, Reuse, Recycle. How much do you know about these three R's?

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Reduce, Reuse, Recycle. How much do you know about these three R's?

1. A typical McDonald's generates over ________ pounds of trash every day.

  • 50
  • 100
  • 200

2. If all the glass bottles and jars collected through recycling in the U.S. in 1994 were laid end to end, they'd:

  • Reach the moon and half way back to earth.
  • Stretch from Boston to San Francisco.
  • Fill the Grand Canyon 25 times.

3. Every year, it takes ___________ gallons of water to process paper used for junk mail.

  • 28 billion
  • 12 billion
  • 7 billion

4. A college in Washington state recently made ______________ from 15,000 used sneakers and 535 scrap tires.

  • a full-sized basketball court
  • new uniforms for all the school's teams
  • wall-to-wall carpeting in the dormitories

5. Reduce, Reuse, Recycle. How much do you know about the three R's? About __________ of all Americans have access to a plastics recycling program.

  • 25%
  • 0.5
  • 1

Your Results:

1. A typical McDonald's generates over ________ pounds of trash every day.
200

2. If all the glass bottles and jars collected through recycling in the U.S. in 1994 were laid end to end, they'd:
Reach the moon and half way back to earth.

3. Every year, it takes ___________ gallons of water to process paper used for junk mail.
28 billion

4. A college in Washington state recently made ______________ from 15,000 used sneakers and 535 scrap tires.
a full-sized basketball court

5. Reduce, Reuse, Recycle. How much do you know about the three R's? About __________ of all Americans have access to a plastics recycling program.
0.5

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