Indoor Air Pollution
For Kids and Teachers
Test Your Air Pollution IQ
The following statements test what you know
about air pollution. Fill out the test by choosing true or false,
then press the submit button.
lungs are constantly interacting with our environment.
outdoor air pollution stems from industrial or automotive
sources of combustion.
we now use unleaded gasoline, lead emissions have been
costs of air pollution are estimated to be $25 billion
one fourth of all people in the U.S. live in areas which
have air quality problems.
found in old paint is the only lead hazard children face.
pollution alerts apply only to the elderly and those with
chronic respiratory or heart disease.
is only a problem for our skin, not our lungs.
a nonsmoker, breathing air with elevated ozone levels
won't bother me.
air pollution exposure at unhealthy levels, greater than
120 PPB, can be hazardous to asthmatics.