Â Test your knowledge on tree facts…Â
1. What tree has the widest canopy in the world?
2. What is the oldest living thing on earth?Â
3. Which of the followingÂ Â building materials is renewable?
Â Â Â Â Â Â a) cement b) steel c) brick d) wood
4. What is the name for the type of trees that produce cones?
5. What is the name for the type of trees that lose all their
6. Name two trees with animals in their names.Â
7. How does growing trees help combat global warming?
8. How many trees are planted in the U.S. each year?
9. What percentage of the earth’s land surface is covered in forests?
Â Â Â Â Â a) 10% b) 30% c) 65% d) 80%
10. Which of the following does not contain products that originate from a tree?
Â Â Â Â a) toothpaste b) a football helmet c) artificial vanilla flavoring d) a Twinkie e) vitamins
11. Which of the following is strongest?
Â Â Â Â a) a pound of glass b) a pound of steel c) a pound of wood d) a pound of concrete
12. How much wood does an average American use each year?
Â Â Â Â a) 500 lbs b) 1000 lbs c) over 1 ton d) over 2 tons