A1 End of Section Test


Please ensure you complete the following test before moving on to the next section.

Results from your test will be e-mailed to Envirotrain as evidence of your understanding around the subject. You may take the test more than once, however all results from your tests will be collated and kept by Envirotrain.

On Earth, water is found naturally in the following state:

When the sun heats the water in rivers and lakes turning it into water vapour, this is called:

The process that takes nitrogen from its natural molecular form in the atmosphere and converts it into nitrogen compounds (including ammonia, nitrate and nitrogen dioxide) is called:

Photosynthesis is the process by which plants…

Carbon enters the atmosphere through

Eutrophication is caused by an increase of which element?

The variety of plant and animal life in the world or in a particular habitat is referred to by which phrase?

Which of the following are a threat to biodiversity?

By fragmenting areas of rainforests and woodland when clearing areas for housing, agriculture and industry, what are we causing?


Here are sample exam questions designed to be used to practice learning, understanding and exam technique for the new online exam. Please note that these are both sample questions supplied by the IEMA and additional questions that Envirotrain have prepared. A1 – Practice Exam Questions


Here are some interactive learning exercises that you may find useful. These are completely optional:


The solutions are in the pdf documents below. These may be useful as revision material:



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