Climate Change Quiz – 15 Questions

Question 7: How much more powerful is methane at warming our planet up, compared to carbon dioxide? (measured over 20 years)
Just as powerful as carbon dioxide
No, the answer is 84x! Methane is 84x more powerful than carbon dioxide at warming, when measured over 20 years. Because it is such a potent gas, we can make a big difference in the short term by cutting large sources of methane, like making energy companies responsible for stopping leaks from gas pipelines.
10x more powerful
No, the answer is 84x! Methane is 84x more powerful than carbon dioxide at warming, when measured over 20 years. Because it is such a potent gas, we can make a big difference in the short term by cutting large sources of methane, like making energy companies responsible for stopping leaks from gas pipelines.
25x more powerful
No, the answer is 84x! Methane is 84x more powerful than carbon dioxide at warming, when measured over 20 years. Because it is such a potent gas, we can make a big difference in the short term by cutting large sources of methane, like making energy companies responsible for stopping leaks from gas pipelines.
42x more powerful
No, the answer is 84x! Methane is 84x more powerful than carbon dioxide at warming, when measured over 20 years. Because it is such a potent gas, we can make a big difference in the short term by cutting large sources of methane, like making energy companies responsible for stopping leaks from gas pipelines.
84x more powerful
Yes! Correct! Methane is 84x more powerful than carbon dioxide at warming, when measured over 20 years. Because it is such a potent gas, we can make a big difference in the short term by cutting large sources of methane, like making energy companies responsible for stopping leaks from gas pipelines.

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