Climate Crisis 2021 Mega Quiz

2021 Year-End Round-Up Trivia: 21 worrisome climate and environment questions (and answers) from our daily and weekly news quizzes in 2021. How is Flash flooding different from just flooding? What’s a “red tide”? What’s the hottest month ever recorded on earth? And how many koalas are still out there? Take the 2021 Climate Crisis Mega Quiz, and find out!

2021 Climate Crisis Quiz

2021 Quizzes: 21 general knowledge multiple-choice questions about endangered species, weather disasters, and other environmental issues from 2021. Click "start quiz."

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The 2021 26th United Nations Climate Change Conference is also known as COP26. What does COP stand for?

1. Photo: John Cairns, CC BY 4.0, via Wikimedia Commons
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What happened to Darwin’s Arch in 2021?

2. Photo: refractor, CC BY 2.0, via Wikimedia Commons
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Portland International Airport in Oregon hit the highest temperature ever recorded there since historical records began in 1940. What was it?

Photo: flypdx.com
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Californians and Texans are asked to conserve energy and set thermostats to which temperature?

4. Photo: Dennis Murphy, GFDL, via Wikimedia Commons
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What Is a Megadrought?

5. Photo: John McColgan, Bureau of Land Management, Alaska Fire Service, Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons
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How is Flash flooding different from just flooding?

6. Photo: Harkey Lodger, CC BY-SA 3.0, via Wikimedia Commons
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What’s connecting the Dutch town of Venlo, the Belgian town of Pepinster, and the Austrian town of Kufstein?

7. Photo: Christophe Licoppe, European Commission, Attribution, via Wikimedia Commons
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What’s described as Germany’s worst natural disaster in almost six decades?

8. Photo: Bärwinkel, Klaus, CC BY-SA 4.0, via Wikimedia Commons
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What’s a “red tide”?

9. Photo: Jeff Schmaltz, MODIS Rapid Response Team, NASA/GSFC, via Wikimedia Commons
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Which of these happened in Siberia during July 2021 for the 3rd year in a row?

10. Photo: ugraland, CC BY 2.0, via Wikimedia Commons
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Where is the world's largest coral reef system?

11. Photo: Toby Hudson, CC BY-SA 3.0, via Wikimedia Commons
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Crete is Greece’s largest island. Which is the second largest?

12. Screenshot: SkyNews.com
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What’s the hottest month ever recorded on earth?

13. Photo: Rubbish computer, CC BY-SA 4.0, via Wikimedia Commons
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In the US, what is the top producing state of bee honey?

14. Photo: Ivar Leidus, CC BY-SA 4.0, via Wikimedia Commons
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What are Ana, Elsa, Grace, and Ida?

15. Image: The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons
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What is the world’s largest lizard?

16. Photo: Kelly Marvella, CC BY-SA 4.0, via Wikimedia Commons
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Which country recorded its warmest winter ever in 2021?

17. Photo: Prosperosity, CC BY-SA 4.0, via Wikimedia Commons
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In the United States, which products can display the triangular “chasing arrows” recycling symbol?

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The Koalas belong to the same animal kingdom as which animal?

19. Photo: Till Niermann, CC BY 3.0, via Wikimedia Commons
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What’s an African penguin?

20. Photo: Sander Spek, Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons
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What is Insulate Britain?

21. Photo: Insulate Britain
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