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Land Resources Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following is TRUE of the Environmental and Wise Use Movements?

Question 2 2. In working to create a sustainable forest area, a forestry service should avoid which practice?

Question 3 3. Which of the following differentiates between deforestation and clearcutting?

Question 4 4. All of the following are agencies that manage a portion of federally-owned land, except:

Question 5 5. What makes rangeland unfit for growing crops?

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Question 6 6. What government agency is in charge of managing all federally-owned lands?

Question 7 7. Why is air and water pollution a concern for national parks?

Question 8 8. What is the name of the agency that administers the national parks?

Question 9 9. Which of the following is NOT a consequence of deforestation?

Question 10 10. What was created to protect U.S. wilderness areas for the long-term preservation of their natural condition?

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Question 11 11. How does deforestation result in increased emission of greenhouse gases?

Question 12 12. What is a non-legally binding document that outlines suggestions for sustainable forestry?

Question 13 13. A conservation easement is a legally-binding agreement between _____.

Question 14 14. Which of the following is NOT a cause of deforestation?

Question 15 15. What philosophy should guide sustainable forest management?

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Question 16 16. Which of the following best describes rangeland?

Question 17 17. Which of the following is FALSE about wilderness areas?

Question 18 18. The Homestead Act:

Question 19 19. All of the following are causes of deforestation, except:

Question 20 20. What was the name of the legislation that established the National Park Service?

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Question 21 21. Which of the following is TRUE of U.S. national parks?

Question 22 22. The following have been identified as areas of concern for national parks EXCEPT _____.

Question 23 23. Which of the following is NOT a benefit of conservation easements?

Question 24 24. A is a voluntary, but legally-binding agreement between a landowner and a land trust or official agency that limits certain uses or prevents development of the property to protect the land and its resources.

Question 25 25. The is a social and political movement that promotes the expansion of private property rights and responsible management of the environment for the benefit of man.

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Question 26 26. What was the federal law that established The National Park Service?

Question 27 27. What role do forests play in the water cycle?

Question 28 28. An area of land that delivers rainwater or snowmelt into waterways is called a:

Question 29 29. What is one of the inferences that can be drawn about rangeland degradation?

Question 30 30. Which of the following is NOT a way privately-owned land can be used?

Land Resources Chapter Exam Instructions

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