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AP Environmental Science - Human Impact on the Environment: Tutoring Solution Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following terms is used to describe the introduction of living organisms into the environment that grow and become invasive?

Question 2 2. What triggered the Industrial Revolution?

Question 3 3. What happens to the environmental impact if the population increases?

Question 4 4. Why are forests described as carbon sinks?

Question 5 5. Which of the following terms is used to describe the measure of the demand for resources required to support a lifestyle?

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Question 6 6. Which of the following terms is used to describe explosive growth of algae at or near the surface of the water?

Question 7 7. 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?

Question 8 8. Which of the following is one of the most notable examples of Industrial Ecology in practice today?

Question 9 9. How did the cotton gin help revolutionize the textile industry?

Question 10 10. What is an environment that can support itself without outside help?

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Question 11 11. Which of the following is NOT a human cause of eutrophication?

Question 12 12. Which of the following best describes eutrophication?

Question 13 13. When Britain and the United States experienced the Industrial Revolution of the 18th and 19th centuries, which of the following resulted?

Question 14 14. Why did coal replace wood as a fuel source?

Question 15 15. Which of the following is an environmental concern associated with industrial development of emerging countries?

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Question 16 16. Who is credited with inventing the seed drill?

Question 17 17. Which revolution ushered in the Industrial Revolution?

Question 18 18. Which of the following is an effect of deforestation?

Question 19 19. During the Industrial Revolution coal replaced wood as a major source of fuel. How does burning coal impact the environment?

Question 20 20. What will result from using more energy-efficient products and cleaner energy sources?

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Question 21 21. Which of the following is a goal of Industrial Ecology?

Question 22 22. Which of the following terms represents the average consumption rate of individuals within the population?

Question 23 23. Which of the following is an important indicator of the health of a water body and its ability to support a diverse balance of aquatic organisms?

Question 24 24. What do the letters in the equation IPAT stand for?

Question 25 25. Which of the following is TRUE of Industrial Ecology?

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Question 26 26. BRICS is an acronym that includes which of the following nations?

Question 27 27. Pesticides and fertilizers used on farmer's fields are examples of which type of pollution?

Question 28 28. Which of the following best describes Industrial Ecology?

Question 29 29. Which of the following resulted from the Agricultural Revolution?

Question 30 30. What is the term used to describe a substance that pollutes the air, water or land?

AP Environmental Science - Human Impact on the Environment: Tutoring Solution 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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