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Ethical and Political Processes of the Environment Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. What are the three components of environmental planning?

Question 2 2. Which of the following best describes National Income Accounts?

Question 3 3. Which of the following statements is TRUE about environmental worldviews?

Question 4 4. How do tradable permits impact the market?

Question 5 5. With respect to Environmental Full Cost Accounting, side-effects or costs of an activity that affect otherwise uninvolved parties is known as a(n):

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Question 6 6. Which of the following statements is true?

Question 7 7. Which of the following statements about the Deep Ecology worldview is TRUE?

Question 8 8. Why are Environmental Policies important?

Question 9 9. Which of the following terms is best described as the market value of all final goods and services produced by a country in one year?

Question 10 10. With regard to regulatory approaches, what is the main advantage of an incentive-based program over a command and control approach?

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Question 11 11. Which of the following best describes environmental policies?

Question 12 12. Which of the following projects is LEAST likely to require an EIS?

Question 13 13. Which of the following is an example of a food concern for those seeking environmental justice?

Question 14 14. Which of the following descriptions best describes Natural Capital?

Question 15 15. The optimum amount of pollution is defined as:

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Question 16 16. What are the two major parts of environmental justice?

Question 17 17. Why is Gross Domestic Product (GDP) an insufficient measure for determining a country's well-being?

Question 18 18. Why do people disagree about fracking, a process of extracting oil and gas from the ground that may lead to the contamination of groundwater?

Question 19 19. Which of the following is NOT an example of natural capital?

Question 20 20. Which of the following could be considered an example of Natural Capital?

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Question 21 21. A person's view is considered anthropocentric if they:

Question 22 22. The _____ is the cost associated with eliminating one unit of pollution.

Question 23 23. Why are environmental taxes often implemented?

Question 24 24. Which of the following terms is used to describe the collective beliefs and values that give people a sense of how the world works, their role in the environment, and right and wrong behaviors toward the environment?

Question 25 25. The Western Worldview of ecology:

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Question 26 26. Which of the following projects would NOT require an Environmental Impact Statement?

Question 27 27. Why is the role of the forest relevant to act as a carbon sink?

Question 28 28. Dale subscribes to the Deep Ecology worldview, whereas Jack is supportive of the Western worldview. How do their opinions compare with one another?

Question 29 29. What can be a result of environmental planning?

Question 30 30. How could future changes to the environment affect the global food supply?

Ethical and Political Processes of the Environment Chapter Exam Instructions

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