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Environmental Concerns Lesson Plans Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. The issue of point source pollution was directly addressed by the _____, which was revolutionary.

Question 2 2. How is the temperature of the Earth's atmosphere linked to the concentration of carbon dioxide?

Question 3 3. When does global warming occur?

Question 4 4. How is the primary treatment stage different from secondary treatment stage?

Question 5 5. How are primary pollutants compared to secondary pollutants?

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Question 6 6. Six types of air pollutants were identified by the EPA because they _____.

Question 7 7. Non-point source pollution is

Question 8 8. The best method for assessing water pollution is to:

Question 9 9. Choose the statement that is correct about potable water.

Question 10 10. Identify the INCORRECT statement about drinking water in developing countries.

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Question 11 11. The initial Montreal Protocol of 1987 vowed to reduce CFC production by _____.

Question 12 12. What was the significance of the Cuyahoga River fires?

Question 13 13. What is the most likely source of nutrient pollution?

Question 14 14. Select the concentration of ozone that is naturally found in the stratosphere.

Question 15 15. Pesticides and fertilizers used on farmer's fields are examples of which type of pollution?

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Question 16 16. Which is FALSE about air pollution?

Question 17 17.

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 18 18. Why is overdrawing aquifers a problem?

Question 19 19. Global warming CANNOT be caused by _____.

Question 20 20. In America, septic systems are mainly used _____.

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Question 21 21. How much of Earth's population relies on groundwater?

Question 22 22. The Greenhouse Effect _____.

Question 23 23. How is ozone that is found in the troposphere considered harmful?

Question 24 24. The Environmental Protection Agency was designed to:

Question 25 25. What is required in order for CFCs to break down ozone?

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Question 26 26. Why is groundwater more vulnerable than surface water?

Question 27 27. Discarded water bottles and sulfur dioxide are examples of _____ and _____ pollutants.

Question 28 28. Which of the following is NOT a greenhouse gas?

Question 29 29. Which is NOT a source of groundwater pollution?

Question 30 30. Which of the following terms is used to describe the introduction of living organisms into the environment that grow and become invasive?

Environmental Concerns Lesson Plans Chapter Exam Instructions

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