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AP Science - Rangelands & Forestry: Help & Review Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following is true about city planning?

Question 2 2. How does mitigation differ from the other three land conservation techniques?

Question 3 3. Michelle works for the federal government, and as part of her job, she is responsible for managing and conserving federally-owned land. She most likely works for which federal agency?

Question 4 4. What was the federal law that established The National Park Service?

Question 5 5. Which of the following is NOT a use of federally-owned land?

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Question 6 6. Who owns and manages about one-third of the total U.S. land area?

Question 7 7. Which of the following is NOT a benefit of conservation easements?

Question 8 8. Which of the following is NOT a way privately-owned land can be used?

Question 9 9. What is the approximate total land area of the United States?

Question 10 10. Which of the following is a way that transportation infrastructure impacts ecosystems?

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Question 11 11. Which of the following differentiates between deforestation and clearcutting?

Question 12 12. Which of the following is a possible reason for a landowner to enter into a conservation easement?

Question 13 13. The following have been identified as areas of concern for national parks EXCEPT _____.

Question 14 14. Why is air and water pollution a concern for national parks?

Question 15 15. Which of the following is TRUE of U.S. national parks?

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Question 16 16. Which of the following is an example of remediation?

Question 17 17. What is the appropriate definition of transportation?

Question 18 18. Which of the following is NOT a consequence of deforestation?

Question 19 19. How is the balance of a forest's environmental, commercial, and recreational viability managed?

Question 20 20. Why is rangeland a good location for renewable energy sources, such as wind and solar power?

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Question 21 21. What is the appropriate definition of restoration?

Question 22 22. Which of the following is the term used to describe alien plants that can spread quickly and cause harm to the ecosystem?

Question 23 23. Before 300 years ago, most people lived in what type of area?

Question 24 24. What is one of the inferences that can be drawn about rangeland degradation?

Question 25 25. Which of the following is false about habitat fragmentation?

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Question 26 26. What law did President Lyndon B. Johnson sign that formally designated areas in the U.S. as wilderness?

Question 27 27. Which of the following is not an environmental consequence of urban land development and suburban sprawl?

Question 28 28. Which of the following best describes the Wise Use Movement?

Question 29 29. What was created to protect U.S. wilderness areas for the long-term preservation of their natural condition?

Question 30 30. How do wildlife corridors help minimize the impact of transportation infrastructure on ecosystems?

AP Science - Rangelands & Forestry: Help & Review Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

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