Furthermore, we have about 50% of the world's wealth but only 6.3% of its population... In this situation, we cannot fail to be the object of envy and resentment. Our real task in the coming period is to devise a pattern of relationships which will permit us to maintain this position of disparity without positive detriment to our national security.

George F Kennan (19042005)

Policy Planning Study 23
US State Department, 1948

Earth Day True Or False 2015

Earth Day True or False sheetsEarth day takes place every year on April 22nd. It began in 1970. Here are two true/false sheets. The questions are the same - one sheet uses more complex langauge than the other. Incidentally all the answers are true. Get the students to come to a consensus before revealing each answer.


Questions derived from the following sources:

History - Earth Day
Wikipedia - Earth Day
Wikipedia - World Happines Report
The Guardian - Earth has lost half of its wildlife in the past 40 years, says WWF

getfile: Earth Day True or False 2015

PDF File B5, 2 pages (53 kb)