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Question 11.What triggered the Industrial Revolution?
Question 22.During the Industrial Revolution coal replaced wood as a major source of fuel. How does burning coal impact the environment?
Question 33.Why did coal replace wood as a fuel source?
Question 44.Choose the set of factors that will most certainly lead to desertification.
Question 55.Which of the following is an effect of deforestation?
Question 66.The variability of life forms within a given ecosystem is known as _____.
Question 77.What happens to the environmental impact if the population increases?
Question 88.Which of the following terms is used to describe the measure of the demand for resources required to support a lifestyle?
Question 99.What will result from using more energy-efficient products and cleaner energy sources?
Question 1010.The Environmental Protection Agency has expressed concern about Jones Logging Co. regarding their contribution to the greenhouse effect. Why would the EPA be concerned about this?
Question 1111.Which of the following describes an Emerging Market?
Question 1212.Deforestation can result when an emerging nation experiences industrial development. What is the environmental concern associated with deforestation?
Question 1313.Which of the following occurred during the Agricultural Revolution?
Question 1414.Which of the following resulted when forests were cleared to make room for farms?
Question 1515.Which of the following resulted from the Agricultural Revolution?
Question 1616.Which of the following is NOT a human cause of eutrophication?
Question 1717.Which of the following best describes eutrophication?
Question 1818.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 1919.Adams Paint uses a process of paint manufacturing that generates unique liquid color waste. Located across the street from them is Total T-Shirts. Adams Paint and Total T-Shirts realize they can collaborate by Total T-Shirts using their liquid color waste to manufacture tye-dye shirts. What is this an example of?
Question 2020.What is an environment that can support itself without outside help?
Question 2121.Which of the following is TRUE of Industrial Ecology?
Question 2222.How can a landfill be best described?
Question 2323.What is the term used to describe a substance that pollutes the air, water or land?
Question 2424.Discarded water bottles and sulfur dioxide are examples of _____ and _____ pollutants.
Question 2525.How did the cotton gin help revolutionize the textile industry?
Question 2626.Which of the following is NOT an effect of deforestation?
Question 2727.What do the letters in the equation IPAT stand for?
Question 2828.BRICS is an acronym that includes which of the following nations?
Question 2929.Who is credited with inventing the seed drill?
Question 3030.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?
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