Geography: Elementary School: 1st and 2nd Grade Quiz - Water and Food (Questions)

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We all need clean water to drink. A lot of water is a needed to grow plants and crops. This comes from the rain. But sometimes we have to water crops when it is dry. Water is also needed for washing and cleaning, and for flushing the lavatory. As well as water to drink, we all need food to eat. Millions of children in the world do not get enough food to eat. Feeding everyone in the world is a big problem.

Everyone needs clean water to drink and food to eat.

1. What can we not live without?
[ ] Water
[ ] Candies
[ ] Games
[ ] Holidays
2. In this country, tap water in the kitchen is safe to drink. Water is also sold in bottles. Most drinks and juices also have lots of water in them. What do people need in every country?
[ ] Clean drinking water
[ ] Cola
[ ] Sugary drinks
[ ] Fruit juices
3. Milk contains a lot of water. What do cows need?
[ ] Muddy water
[ ] Clean water
[ ] Fizzy drinks
[ ] Sugary drinks
4. Farmers grow crops like wheat. What do crops need to grow?
[ ] Wind
[ ] Water
[ ] Shade
[ ] Fog
5. We use lots and lots of water. Which one of these uses water?
[ ] A fire
[ ] An oven
[ ] A vacuum cleaner
[ ] A washing machine
6. As well as water, what else do we all need?
[ ] Television
[ ] Mobile phones
[ ] Food
[ ] Presents
7. In some parts of the world, children do not have enough food. They are:
[ ] Overfed
[ ] Thirsty
[ ] Short of food
[ ] Overweight
8. We all need to eat:
[ ] The same type of food
[ ] Lots of the same food
[ ] Different types of food
[ ] As much food as possible
9. Sam’s uncle grows plants to make food. He also keeps animals for food.

Sam’s uncle is a ______.
[ ] Builder
[ ] Baker
[ ] Joiner
[ ] Farmer
10. Where is food grown?
[ ] In factories
[ ] In offices
[ ] In hospitals
[ ] On farms
Geography: Elementary School: 1st and 2nd Grade Quiz - Water and Food (Answers)
1. What can we not live without?
[x] Water
[ ] Candies
[ ] Games
[ ] Holidays
We all need clean water
2. In this country, tap water in the kitchen is safe to drink. Water is also sold in bottles. Most drinks and juices also have lots of water in them. What do people need in every country?
[x] Clean drinking water
[ ] Cola
[ ] Sugary drinks
[ ] Fruit juices
People can be very ill if they drink water that is not clean
3. Milk contains a lot of water. What do cows need?
[ ] Muddy water
[x] Clean water
[ ] Fizzy drinks
[ ] Sugary drinks
Do you have a pet? What does your pet drink?
4. Farmers grow crops like wheat. What do crops need to grow?
[ ] Wind
[x] Water
[ ] Shade
[ ] Fog
The water comes from rain
5. We use lots and lots of water. Which one of these uses water?
[ ] A fire
[ ] An oven
[ ] A vacuum cleaner
[x] A washing machine
What other machines need water to work?
6. As well as water, what else do we all need?
[ ] Television
[ ] Mobile phones
[x] Food
[ ] Presents
We need to eat the right amount of food and the right sort of food
7. In some parts of the world, children do not have enough food. They are:
[ ] Overfed
[ ] Thirsty
[x] Short of food
[ ] Overweight
Sometimes there is so little food that people are starving
8. We all need to eat:
[ ] The same type of food
[ ] Lots of the same food
[x] Different types of food
[ ] As much food as possible
We all need a varied diet
9. Sam’s uncle grows plants to make food. He also keeps animals for food.

Sam’s uncle is a ______.
[ ] Builder
[ ] Baker
[ ] Joiner
[x] Farmer
What sort of plants do farmers grow to make food?
10. Where is food grown?
[ ] In factories
[ ] In offices
[ ] In hospitals
[x] On farms
Do you live in a town, a city or in the countryside? Is there a farm near you? What does it grow?