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CEOE Physical Science: Conservation & Sustainability Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Under the Endangered Species Act, what is a possible triggering event for considering a species as endangered?

Question 2 2. Which of the following best describes Sustainable Development?

Question 3 3. The term 'extinction' refers to organisms that:

Question 4 4. Work is done when you _______.

Question 5 5. Which of the following is NOT an example of sustainable consumption?

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Question 6 6. The World Conservation Strategy is a plan put forth by the:

Question 7 7. How does the growing world population push the environment to its limits?

Question 8 8. Choose the statement that is correct about potable water.

Question 9 9. Which of the following is an example of a species that was able to re-populate under the protection of the Endangered Species Act?

Question 10 10.

Finish this conversation:

Peter: I don't understand why people spend time reforesting. We've already benefitted from the trees.

Carol: _____

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Question 11 11. All of these are true about protected areas, EXCEPT:

Question 12 12. Why do people want to restore natural habitats that have been destroyed?

Question 13 13. If an Evergreen population has been decimated, what might ecological restorers do?

Question 14 14. Which is NOT a level of interaction studied by ecologists?

Question 15 15. Why are consumption patterns in most industrialized and developed nations considered unsustainable?

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Question 16 16. The issue of point source pollution was directly addressed by the _____, which was revolutionary.

Question 17 17. Identify the INCORRECT statement about drinking water in developing countries.

Question 18 18. Which of the following best describes Voluntary Simplicity?

Question 19 19. Which of the following is TRUE of Industrial Ecology?

Question 20 20. In most human situations, energy originates from ______.

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Question 21 21. Which of the following definitions best describes Sustainable Consumption?

Question 22 22. What was the significance of the Cuyahoga River fires?

Question 23 23. Which of the following is one of the most notable examples of Industrial Ecology in practice today?

Question 24 24. How is the primary treatment stage different from secondary treatment stage?

Question 25 25. The Clean Water Act of 1972:

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Question 26 26. Why is there a lack of enthusiasm from consumers for sustainable consumption?

Question 27 27. Regulation of groundwater pollution is controlled by which of the following?

Question 28 28. Which of the following is a goal of Industrial Ecology?

Question 29 29. Which of the following best describes Industrial Ecology?

Question 30 30. Taking an endangered species to a zoo when its habitat is completely destroyed is an example of _____.

CEOE Physical Science: Conservation & Sustainability Chapter Exam Instructions

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