Ethics, Politics & the Environment: Help and Review Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following is an example of an environmental injustice?

Question 2 2. What is the point where the marginal benefit equals the marginal cost of pollution called?

Question 3 3. Which of the following is NOT relevant to environmental legislation?

Question 4 4. Which of the following BEST describes the Western worldview?

Question 5 5. Why are environmental taxes often implemented?

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Question 6 6. Which of the following is TRUE of environmental full cost accounting?

Question 7 7. How might an ecocentric person comment in a conversation about climate change?

Question 8 8. Which of the following projects is LEAST likely to require an EIS?

Question 9 9. How would you describe a person who protests outside a company known to pollute nearby waters?

Question 10 10. What is the U.S. environmental law that established a nationwide policy promoting the protection of the environment?

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Question 11 11. Which of the following statements is true?

Question 12 12. Which of the following is TRUE of Natural Capital?

Question 13 13. Why will there be a need for alternative sources of energy in the future?

Question 14 14. Which of the following describes marginal benefit?

Question 15 15. Why might a country with lower environmental protection policies have an advantage when it comes to the trade of goods and services?

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Question 16 16. What is the process of evaluating the way humans go about making choices that impact the natural environment?

Question 17 17. How do tradable permits impact the market?

Question 18 18. How could future changes to the environment affect the global food supply?

Question 19 19. The _____ is the cost associated with eliminating one unit of pollution.

Question 20 20. Why is the role of the forest relevant to act as a carbon sink?

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Question 21 21. Which of the following statements about the Deep Ecology worldview is TRUE?

Question 22 22. Which of the following is an example of a food concern for those seeking environmental justice?

Question 23 23. After a federal agency prepares an EIS, where is it submitted?

Question 24 24. Greenhouse gas emissions from coal-burning and sleep disturbances caused by noise from wind power generation are examples of what?

Question 25 25. Which of the following terms is best described as a side effects or costs of an activity that affect otherwise uninvolved parties?

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Question 26 26. 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 27 27. Why did the discipline of environmental ethics emerge?

Question 28 28. Why was environmentalism established?

Question 29 29. Why are Environmental Policies important?

Question 30 30. What is the purpose of an Environmental Impact Statement (EIS)?

Ethics, Politics & the Environment: Help and Review Chapter Exam Instructions

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