WONDER #2631: Who Was Wangari Maathai?

Question 1 of 3

What was the main idea of this Wonder?

  1. Deforestation is a serious problem affecting many parts of the world.
  2. The Green Belt Movement does a lot of work to support many campaigns against climate change.
  3. Dr. Wangari Maathai was an environmentalist who started the Green Belt Movement to fight deforestation and support women in Kenya.
  4. Dr. Wangari Maathai received the Nobel Peace Prize.

Question 2 of 3

The Green Belt Movement has helped plant more than ___________ trees.

  1. 5,000
  2. 40 million
  3. 1 billion
  4. 250,000

Question 3 of 3

Dr. Wangari Maathai earned her PhD in _______________.

  1. veterinary anatomy
  2. medicine
  3. forest protection
  4. psychology

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