Chemistry in Daily Life and the Environment Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following terms describes an illness caused by exposure to a large dose of radiation over a short period of time?

Question 2 2. Which of the following is NOT an example of municipal solid waste?

Question 3 3. Why are chlorine gas and ozone used in water treatment?

Question 4 4. Which of the following is an example of industrial waste?

Question 5 5. What type of non-municipal solid waste is responsible for the most waste production?

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Question 6 6. When fecal coliform bacteria is found in a water sample, what is the likely conclusion?

Question 7 7. Non-point source pollution is

Question 8 8. Identify the INCORRECT statement about drinking water in developing countries.

Question 9 9. The best method for assessing water pollution is to:

Question 10 10. Which is NOT a source of groundwater pollution?

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Question 11 11. What is the most likely source of nutrient pollution?

Question 12 12. Which of the following is Yucca Mountain in Nevada known for?

Question 13 13. How is the primary treatment stage different from secondary treatment stage?

Question 14 14. Why is it difficult to dispose of radioactive waste?

Question 15 15. In which phases, of the life cycle of a chemical, is green chemistry involved?

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Question 16 16. Livestock excrement is an example of _____.

Question 17 17. Select the appropriate definition of solid waste.

Question 18 18. In America, septic systems are mainly used _____.

Question 19 19. Which of the following is NOT one of the twelve principles of green chemistry?

Question 20 20. How does green chemistry directly benefit businesses?

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Question 21 21. Why is nuclear power thought to be a 'climate friendly' form of energy?

Question 22 22. Which of the following is the appropriate definition of green chemistry?

Question 23 23. Choose the statement that is correct about potable water.

Question 24 24. What is the term used to describe an accident that involves severe overheating of the nuclear reactor?

Question 25 25. How does green chemistry support the goals of source reduction?

Chemistry in Daily Life and the Environment Chapter Exam Instructions

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