Lesson 13: Test your knowledge

Lesson 13 Chapter 3

Time to answer some questions!

1. Defining sustainability 

Which of the following definitions best describe sustainability?
1 out of 3

2. Achieving sustainability
All of the following can be done to achieve sustainable development, except for one. Which one?

2 out of 3
3. Practicing sustainability 

State whether the following statements contribute to sustainability or not by selecting yes or no.

A. "Whenever I travel abroad for voluntary work, I always choose to buy the materials for my projects at the local shops. This way I support local entrepreneurs."
B. 'The educational lessons I plan for the local schools ensure that skills and knowledge will be passed on to the community."
C. "The materials I use for the local projects are usually environmentally friendly."
D. "As part of my volunteer work, I am building houses. I teach the locals in the community the building code which is deemed safe for their community."
3 out of 3

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