AP Science - Humans & the Environment: Help & Review Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. What triggered the Industrial Revolution?

Question 2 2. Which of the following resulted from the Agricultural Revolution?

Question 3 3. During the Industrial Revolution coal replaced wood as a major source of fuel. How does burning coal impact the environment?

Question 4 4. Deforestation can result when an emerging nation experiences industrial development. What is the environmental concern associated with deforestation?

Question 5 5. BRICS is an acronym that includes which of the following nations?

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Question 6 6. Which of the following is NOT a human cause of eutrophication?

Question 7 7. Which revolution ushered in the Industrial Revolution?

Question 8 8. What is an environment that can support itself without outside help?

Question 9 9. Which of the following terms represents the average consumption rate of individuals within the population?

Question 10 10. When Britain and the United States experienced the Industrial Revolution of the 18th and 19th centuries, which of the following resulted?

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Question 11 11. How did the cotton gin help revolutionize the textile industry?

Question 12 12. Which of the following is a goal of Industrial Ecology?

Question 13 13. What is the term used to describe a substance that pollutes the air, water or land?

Question 14 14. Discarded water bottles and sulfur dioxide are examples of _____ and _____ pollutants.

Question 15 15. Which of the following best describes Industrial Ecology?

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Question 16 16. Which of the following is an effect of deforestation?

Question 17 17. Which of the following is NOT an effect of deforestation?

Question 18 18. Why did coal replace wood as a fuel source?

Question 19 19. The variability of life forms within a given ecosystem is known as _____.

Question 20 20. Which of the following terms is used to describe a measure of the amount of oxygen required by aerobic microorganisms to decompose organic matter in water?

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Question 21 21. Why are forests described as carbon sinks?

Question 22 22. How can a landfill be best described?

Question 23 23. Who is credited with inventing the seed drill?

Question 24 24. Which of the following describes an Emerging Market?

Question 25 25. Choose the set of factors that will most certainly lead to desertification.

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Question 26 26. Which of the following can occur due to runoff of pollutants, such as pesticides and fertilizers?

Question 27 27. What happens to the environmental impact if the population increases?

Question 28 28. What will result from using more energy-efficient products and cleaner energy sources?

Question 29 29. Which of the following resulted when forests were cleared to make room for farms?

Question 30 30. Which of the following occurred during the Agricultural Revolution?

AP Science - Humans & the Environment: Help & Review Chapter Exam Instructions

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