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Global Issues Affecting Tourism Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following is TRUE about the terrorist attacks on September 11, 2001?

Question 2 2. In addition to the financial impact, the travel industry also is affected by _____.

Question 3 3. What three factors primarily influence people's travel decisions after a terrorist attack?

Question 4 4. Travelers are most likely to change their destination or travel dates because of _____.

Question 5 5. It takes approximately 13 months for what to happen following a terrorist attack?

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Question 6 6. What kind of issue occurs when hotel guests do not turn off the lights when they leave the rooms?

Question 7 7. What issue in sustainability is characterized by accumulating garbage and increased demand for production from the environment?

Question 8 8. What is the goal of sustainable development?

Question 9 9. A hotel that ensures the local environment can endure the organization's operations is practicing which principle?

Question 10 10. The XYZ Hotel requests that guests not wash their towels every day. What issue in sustainability does this directly address?

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Question 11 11. Increases in tourists shopping in local stores, eating in restaurants, and participating in activities provides what kind of boost to the community?

Question 12 12. Which of the following is TRUE about the practice of letting children defecate whenever and wherever they need to in China?

Question 13 13. What occurs when conflict, emotional struggle, or frustration appears in interactions between different cultures?

Question 14 14. How does the travel and tourism industry in Europe usually respond after terrorist events?

Question 15 15. How long do experts agree that it typically takes for a location's travel industry to recover following a terrorist attack?

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Question 16 16. The travel and tourism industry typically recovers more quickly from a terrorist act than it does from which one of the following?

Question 17 17. How has the tourism industry been performing in recent years, according to the latest data?

Question 18 18. Travelers do not stop traveling in the aftermath of a terrorist attack, but they may change what?

Question 19 19. What is tourism?

Question 20 20. Advantages of tourism include _____.

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Question 21 21. In Iceland, tourists are looked down on by locals because _____.

Question 22 22. What can tourists do to prevent culture clash from happening and possibly ruining the tourist experience for both them and the locals?

Question 23 23. Why is culture clash a negative for tourism?

Question 24 24. The hospitality industry has started to convert to more sustainable practices. This includes investing in operating procedures, such as _____ and _____ in order to reduce the negative impact the organization has on the environment.

Question 25 25. _____ is the development of operating procedures that focuses on the social, environmental, and economic needs between the local community and the organization in the hospitality industry.

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Question 26 26. Which of the following BEST describes what is meant by environmental issues in the hospitality industry?

Question 27 27. Which of the following is the BEST example of a sustainable development practice in the hospitality industry?

Question 28 28. In the hospitality industry, _____ occurs when the company acknowledges and works towards resolving some of the social issues in the local environment.

Global Issues Affecting Tourism Chapter Exam Instructions

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