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Human Societies & the Environment Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Has geopolitics always revolved around the same issues?

Question 2 2. Which is an issue that can be handled with geopolitics?

Question 3 3. We know from the lesson that we need at least two actors for geopolitics, but what else is needed?

Question 4 4. What are some of the types of human activity that have negative environmental impacts?

Question 5 5. What is the definition of keystone populations?

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Question 6 6. What is the biggest threat to biodiversity?

Question 7 7. What was one of the first major ways that people altered their environments?

Question 8 8. Which of these were forms of irrigation developed by ancient people?

Question 9 9. What was the Neolithic era?

Question 10 10. Geopolitics study the influence of _____.

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Question 11 11. What is an example of a boundary affected by significant geopolitical differences?

Question 12 12. The boundaries between two nations with common geopolitical grounds but without an advanced integration can be considered _____

Question 13 13. Which civilization built Macchu Picchu in the Andes Mountains of South America?

Question 14 14. What was the significance of the Neolithic Revolution?

Question 15 15. Why did the Egyptian civilization develop along the Nile River?

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Question 16 16. Which of the following describes an Emerging Market?

Question 17 17. BRICS is an acronym that includes which of the following nations?

Question 18 18. What advantage do emerging nations have over developed nations in dealing with environmental concerns?

Question 19 19. During the Industrial Revolution coal replaced wood as a major source of fuel. How does burning coal impact the environment?

Question 20 20. What triggered the Industrial Revolution?

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Question 21 21. How did the cotton gin help revolutionize the textile industry?

Question 22 22. Who is credited with inventing the seed drill?

Question 23 23. Which of the following resulted when forests were cleared to make room for farms?

Question 24 24. Which of the following resulted from the Agricultural Revolution?

Question 25 25. Which of the following is NOT a modern environmental issue?

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Question 26 26. Which of the following environmental concerns describes an issue where an area becomes increasingly dry due to human activities?

Question 27 27. Which of the following is NOT a reason that deforestation is a major issue?

Question 28 28. When did geopolitics begin?

Question 29 29. What are some of the negative effects of human environmental impact?

Question 30 30. When did humans stop altering their environments?

Human Societies & the Environment Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

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