Living Green Trivia

living-greenMany of the people I know here in Fernandina Beach, Florida, are living green. This is to say they are mindful of their use of our natural resources, trying to conserve energy and paying attention to their overall budget. I thought it would be fun to present five living green questions for you to answer. As we have said many times in the past, living green is simple, you save money while saving for future generations. Have fun with these questions (you will find the answers at the end of this pop quiz) and let us know how you did.

1. Approximately how much could you save a year by unplugging appliances?
a. $50
b. $200
c. $300
d. $400

2. True or False: Washing dishes by hand uses less water than a dishwasher.
a. True
b. False

3. How much energy do you save with Energy Star products?
a. 30%
b. 20%
c. 18%
d. 25%

4. Which item should NOT be recycled?
a. newspaper
b. vase
c. ketchup bottle
d. magazine

5. How much water a day does a leaky faucet waste?
a. 25 gallons
b. 50 gallons
c. 33 gallons
d. 74 gallons

Answers to the above questions:

1- $400
2- False
3- 25%
4- Vase
5- 50 gallons

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