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Human Effects on the Weather and Climate Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. What is required in order for CFCs to break down ozone?

Question 2 2. The Kyoto protocol of 1997

Question 3 3. Which is FALSE about air pollution?

Question 4 4. The EPA was created in

Question 5 5. How is ozone that is found in the troposphere considered harmful?

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

Question 7 7. The initial Montreal Protocol of 1987 vowed to reduce CFC production by _____.

Question 8 8. On what basis were S. Rowland and M. Molina chosen for the 1995 Nobel Prize in chemistry?

Question 9 9. _____ is an air pollutant. It is an odorless gas which is produced as a result of the burning of industrial waste. If inhaled it hinders delivery of oxygen throughout the body.

Question 10 10. Which entity benefited the MOST from the Clean Air Act of 1970?

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Question 11 11. Which is a reason that air pollution in developing countries is not controlled as it is in developed ones?

Question 12 12.

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 13 13. Which is NOT a source of air pollution?

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

Question 15 15. How are primary pollutants compared to secondary pollutants?

Human Effects on the Weather and Climate Chapter Exam Instructions

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