Everyone is talking green these days, but do you know that we also have to take extra steps to help save the worlds rainforests? Developing countries that are anxious to produce cash crops are rapidly destroying valuable rainforests. The world’s rainforests help sustain our delicate ecological balance and we will be in big trouble if we do not preserve them. Take this quiz now to learn how to help save the rainforests.
Question 1 of 10
What is the significance of rainforests to the rest of the Earth?
Question 2 of 10
How quickly can a rain forest regenerate to its former diversity after it has been logged?
Question 3 of 10
Deforestation of the rainforests is a chronic problem; but with so many rainforests in the world, will it really make a difference to us?
Question 4 of 10
What technique employed by loggers is detrimental to rainforest sustainability?
Question 5 of 10
Since most rainforests are in developing countries, what can consumers do to bring about change when the rainforests are not located in their own countries?
Question 6 of 10
How much rainforest is actually cut down?
Question 7 of 10
A rainforest plant is the source one of the world’s most powerful anticancer drugs, what plant is the drug Vincristine made with?
Question 8 of 10
What percentage of plants named by the National Cancer Institute for their property to help protect against cancer come from rainforests?
Question 9 of 10
What is something about most rainforests that is hard for the average person to conceive?
Question 10 of 10