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ILTS Environmental Science: Understanding National and Global Environmental Policy Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Natural resources include _____.

Question 2 2. Which of the following is NOT a characteristic of hazardous waste?

Question 3 3. What was the size of the human population at the end of the agricultural period?

Question 4 4. Which of the following is not a human need that is included in the estimate for a person's ecological footprint?

Question 5 5. What distinguishes dioxins from polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs)?

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Question 6 6. Deduce the formula that represents the population growth rate.

Question 7 7. If hazardous waste is being disposed of in a shallow depression in the earth, which is lined with plastic and impervious materials, then it is possible to infer that the waste is being disposed of in _____.

Question 8 8. As of 2011, the human population reached over _____.

Question 9 9. Which of the following is FALSE about nonrenewable natural resources?

Question 10 10. In the United States, what two industries produce the majority of hazardous waste ?

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Question 11 11. In the United States, how many pounds of hazardous waste are found in the average household?

Question 12 12. Define death rate.

Question 13 13. Last Saturday, Ben permanently moved from Louisiana to Belgium. Identify the statement that is correct, following Ben's movement.

Question 14 14. Which of the following was not an advancement associated with the industrial period?

Question 15 15. What was the approximate size of the human population in the 1960s and in 2011?

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Question 16 16. Renewable natural resources are substances that can be replenished over a period of time. Which of the following is an example of a renewable natural resource?

Question 17 17. What is the estimated carrying capacity of the human population if people live in poverty and destroy the environment?

Question 18 18. _____ is a factor that is in associated with natality.

Question 19 19. What is the appropriate definition of demography?

Question 20 20. Which of the following periods in the growth of the human population was associated with the development of tools?

ILTS Environmental Science: Understanding National and Global Environmental Policy 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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