Science Grade 1 Vocab Review - Natural resources

1/28/2019 8:00:24 PM
10 questions extracted from Mobymax (Science, Grade 1), to help you review some basic vocabulary about natural resources. To learn more about this topic, get a Mobymax learning account (by going to http://contuhoc.com/mobymax).
A natural resource is __________.
  • a useful thing that comes from nature
  • something that is found in the rocks and soil
  • a living thing
  • a useful thing that does not come from nature

A mineral is _____.

  • something that people eat
  • a useful thing that is not from nature
  • a living thing
  • a nonliving thing that is found in rocks and soil
Pollution is __________.
  • a way to protect the Earth
  • something useful that is found in nature
  • a type of energy that makes things warmer
  • waste that causes harm to land, water, and air
What does it mean to reduce?
  • to use something over again
  • to make old things into new things
  • to use less of something
  • to find something in nature
To reuse is to __________.
  • find something in nature
  • put waste into the environment
  • use something over again
  • make old things into new things
What does it mean to recycle?
  • to find something useful in nature
  • to put waste into the environment
  • to use plants grown without chemicals
  • to make old things into new things
Where do natural resources come from?
  • the air
  • the land
  • the water
  • all of the above

This is a picture of a natural resource that comes from __________.

  • outer space
  • the water
  • the air
  • the land
Which are examples of pollution? Check all that are true.
  • chemicals
  • waste
  • smoke
  • recycling
What can people do to reduce pollution? Check all that are true.
  • use fewer chemicals to clean your house
  • leave the lights on when they leave a room
  • sharing a car with a friend to ride to school
  • reuse plastic bags