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Atmospheric Changes Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. What is capable of impacting climate by holding heat in the atmosphere?

Question 2 2. Which entity benefited the MOST from the Clean Air Act of 1970?

Question 3 3. The Kyoto protocol of 1997

Question 4 4. Which is NOT a source of air pollution?

Question 5 5. The movement of continents over the earth's surface influences climate by which of the following?

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Question 6 6.

Part of the Clean Air Act legislation of 1970 is reproduced as follows:

It sets limits on emissions and standards for air quality, provided funding for pollution control research but prevents citizens to sue those who violate the standards. The standards set forth in this legislation by the Environmental Protection Agency, or EPA, identified six pollutants.

Which part is wrongly reproduced?

Question 7 7. When does global warming occur?

Question 8 8. On what basis were S. Rowland and M. Molina chosen for the 1995 Nobel Prize in chemistry?

Question 9 9. The average temperature on Earth has increased by how much over the past 100 years?

Question 10 10. What is required in order for CFCs to break down ozone?

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Question 11 11. Which is a consequence of warmer temperatures on Earth?

Question 12 12. The Greenhouse Effect _____.

Question 13 13. Which of the following is NOT a greenhouse gas?

Question 14 14. Where is a rain shadow effect most likely to occur?

Question 15 15. How are primary pollutants compared to secondary pollutants?

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Question 16 16. The initial Montreal Protocol of 1987 vowed to reduce CFC production by _____.

Question 17 17. Most climate scientists agree that _____ is the cause of the unprecedented increase in global temperatures.

Question 18 18. How is the temperature of the Earth's atmosphere linked to the concentration of carbon dioxide?

Question 19 19. Which of the following is NOT an atmospheric effect on the climate?

Question 20 20. Which is FALSE about air pollution?

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Question 21 21. The EPA was created in

Question 22 22. Six types of air pollutants were identified by the EPA because they _____.

Question 23 23. _____ is an air pollutant. It is an odorless gas which is produced as a result of the burning of industrial waste. If inhaled it hinders delivery of oxygen throughout the body.

Question 24 24. How much have sea levels risen in the past 100 years?

Question 25 25. Weather is to climate as _____ is to _____.

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Question 26 26. Which is NOT a way that people are working to control global climate change?

Question 27 27. Select the concentration of ozone that is naturally found in the stratosphere.

Question 28 28. How is ozone that is found in the troposphere considered harmful?

Question 29 29. Which is a reason that air pollution in developing countries is not controlled as it is in developed ones?

Question 30 30. Global warming CANNOT be caused by _____.

Atmospheric Changes Chapter Exam Instructions

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