1. What point is the cartoonist making about the world leaders attending the climate change summit in Copenhagen this month?
a) the long distance many traveled to attend the summit shows their dedication to reducing carbon emissions
b) they are serious about the necessity of reducing carbon emissions immediately
c) Al Gore is wrong about global warming – he’s just full of hot air
d) their use of so many carbon emitting aircraft displays their hypocrisy
2. Do you agree with cartoonist Chip Bok’s assertion? Explain your answer.
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1. d) their use of so many carbon emiting aircraft displays their hypocrisy
2. Opinion question. Answers vary.
(Read a story describing world leaders’ use of carbon emissions in Copenhagen at timesofindia.indiatimes.com/articleshow/msid-5312262,prtpage-1.cms.)