Overview of Human-Environmental Interaction Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. What is one of the traits that developed in the Inuit culture due to their environment?

Question 2 2. Which of the following is a good example of environmental determinism?

Question 3 3. Environmental determinism became popular in the United States during the 1920-1940's. Why was it later abandoned?

Question 4 4. Which of the following BEST describes environmental determinism?

Question 5 5. Which of the following is NOT true about environmental determinism?

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Question 6 6. Total Logging wants to start cutting down trees in a particular area, but they are an environmentally friendly logging company and they want to ultimately preserve the woodland. What can they do to accomplish this?

Question 7 7. Which of the following statements is FALSE concerning sustainable agriculture?

Question 8 8. Which of the following is not a potential source of sustainable energy?

Question 9 9. Which of the following is an application of environmental sustainability?

Question 10 10. Which of the following descriptions best explains environmental sustainability?

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Question 11 11. How does subsistence farming threaten environmental sustainability?

Question 12 12. A new city is built in an area with a large lake. The city primarily uses the lake as a major water supply for a variety of different city needs. This becomes a concern for environmentalists. Why are they concerned?

Question 13 13. How does smog develop?

Question 14 14. How does industrial agriculture threaten environmental sustainability?

Question 15 15. Which term is best described as the responsible interaction with the environment to avoid depletion or degradation of natural resources and allow for long-term environmental quality?

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Question 16 16. Which of the following is a nonrenewable natural resource?

Question 17 17. Any raw material that comes from the Earth and is useful to humans is called a

Question 18 18. Natural resources can give us

Question 19 19. Water is

Question 20 20. Which of the following is a biotic natural resource?

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Question 21 21. Which of the following is not a land conservation technique?

Question 22 22. How does mitigation differ from the other three land conservation techniques?

Question 23 23. Which of the following are associated with preservation?

Question 24 24. Which of the following is an example of remediation?

Question 25 25. What is the appropriate definition of restoration?

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Question 26 26. The idea that people who once lived in the country (or rural areas) are moving increasingly to cities (or urban areas) is known as _____.

Question 27 27. What is land use?

Question 28 28. What is zoning?

Question 29 29. Which of the following types of land use describes land where people are growing crops?

Question 30 30. Which of the following is NOT a reason land use is important to study?

Overview of Human-Environmental Interaction Chapter Exam Instructions

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