Car Quest

In this activity, students will determine the environmental effects of existing cars and a fleet consisting of their dream cars. They compute how many tons of heat-trapping gases are produced each year, how much it costs to fuel the cars, and related information. Then, students research and prepare a report about greener transportation choices.

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World Wildlife Fund
Activity takes four to five 45-minute class periods some of which can be assignments to be completed outside of school. Computer with Internet access necessary.

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Computers with Internet access are needed.

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