World Wildlife Fund Quiz You can do this quiz online or print it on paper. It tests comprehension of our page on the World Wildlife Fund (WWF), one of a series of EnglishClub readings on environmental and health issues. 1. The World Wildlife Fund is an NGO. What is NGO an abbreviation of? neo-governmental organization not-governmental organization non-governmental organization a) neo-governmental organization b) not-governmental organization c) non-governmental organization 2. When the WWF began in 1961, its goal was to support conservation organizations by giving them money wildlife natural habitats a) money b) wildlife c) natural habitats 3. The WWF started launching projects of its own in the 1970s the 1980s the 1990s a) the 1970s b) the 1980s c) the 1990s 4. A species that has been lost and no longer exists is endangered extinct threatened a) endangered b) extinct c) threatened 5. What do we call the illegal killing of protected wildlife? murder hunting poaching a) murder b) hunting c) poaching 6. The WWF produces regular Living Planet Reports on the state of the Earth's conservationists biodiversity forests a) conservationists b) biodiversity c) forests 7. By 2016, tiger populations had stopped _______ for the first time in over 100 years. increasing decreasing threatening a) increasing b) decreasing c) threatening 8. Which could have resulted in the mountain gorilla becoming an endangered species? deforestation reforestation extinction a) deforestation b) reforestation c) extinction 9. Which animal has the WWF helped reintroduce to the wild? the African elephant the Arctic wolf the American bison a) the African elephant b) the Arctic wolf c) the American bison 10. If we are exploiting natural resources at a faster rate than their natural replacement, our way of life is non-renewable irreplaceable unsustainable a) non-renewable b) irreplaceable c) unsustainable Your score is: Correct answers: World Wildlife Fund (WWF) Contributor: Matt Errey. Matt is the author of several books including 1000 Phrasal Verbs in Context and Common English Idioms for learners, and Matt's ESL Games and Quizzes for teachers. He is also creator of WORD UP, the world's #1 EFL board game.