Quiz: The Ultimate Composting Quiz
The Ultimate Composting Quiz
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About This Quiz

Turn trash into cash, or at least into fertilizer that you can use in your garden. Help the environment by composting your organic waste. Take this quiz to see how much you know about composting.

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How much trash do Americans create each year?
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What happens when organic material is composted?
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What is required for composting?
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Which is organic waste?
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What does air add to the composting process?
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During the composting process, what do the microorganisms from the soil do?
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What do microorganisms need to live?
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What will speed up the composting process?
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To aid decomposition, what should be done with large pieces of organic waste?
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What living organism may be present in a compost heap?
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Why would you want to position a compost pile downwind from your home?
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Why may too much wind be bad for composting?
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What is a compost structure?
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What may result from composted meat or dairy products?
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What should not be composted?
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Why are human and animal waste dangerous for composting?
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Why are leftover charcoal ashes from the BBQ non-compostable?
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How may temperature be used to decide when the composting is complete?
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