OAE Middle Grades Social Studies: Human Impact on the Environment Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. If a country has a large amount of children born, but most do not live past 5, the population pyramid would be described as:

Question 2 2. Why did coal replace wood as a fuel source?

Question 3 3. Which of the following can occur due to runoff of pollutants, such as pesticides and fertilizers?

Question 4 4. Stationary population pyramids are often found in:

Question 5 5. The lowest, most basic level at which ecology is studied is:

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Question 6 6. Which of these statements is true?

Question 7 7. All of the following natural resources significantly influenced the geographic patterns of the U.S. EXCEPT _____.

Question 8 8. By _____, half of the global human population lived in urban areas.

Question 9 9. Which of the following was not an advancement associated with the industrial period?

Question 10 10. When does global warming occur?

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Question 11 11. Who is credited with inventing the seed drill?

Question 12 12. What was the size of the human population at the end of the agricultural period?

Question 13 13. Choose the set of factors that will most certainly lead to desertification.

Question 14 14. Which of the following statements is true about greenhouse gases?

Question 15 15. How did immigrants affect the geographic patterns in the U.S.?

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Question 16 16. If an area is densely populated, it

Question 17 17. Which of the following is NOT related to global climate change?

Question 18 18. How did the railroad impact geographic patterns in the U.S.?

Question 19 19. Which concept best describes ecology?

Question 20 20. The variability of life forms within a given ecosystem is known as _____.

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Question 21 21. What is a population?

Question 22 22. Which of the following is NOT an effect of deforestation?

Question 23 23. What is the single greatest threat to biodiversity?

Question 24 24. Natural resources include _____.

Question 25 25. Which of the following periods in the growth of the human population was associated with the development of tools?

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Question 26 26. Why are forests described as carbon sinks?

Question 27 27. Approximately how many people enter the U.S. each year?

Question 28 28. Which of these areas would you expect to be the least populated?

Question 29 29. 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 30 30. Which is a type of habitat destruction?

OAE Middle Grades Social Studies: Human Impact on the Environment Chapter Exam Instructions

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