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Pollution Lesson Plans Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Why can't animals live in a dead zone in the ocean?

Question 2 2. Which is FALSE about air pollution?

Question 3 3. Which of the following is a source of light pollution?

Question 4 4. Unlike pollution on the land, noise pollution is ___________.

Question 5 5. Which of the following explains why early efforts to remove oil floating on the water in Prince William Sound were ineffective?

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Question 6 6. What is land pollution?

Question 7 7. Which of the following gases is involved in acid rain?

Question 8 8. How does oil spilled in the ocean affect ocean plants?

Question 9 9. Soil pollution can have harmful effects on _____.

Question 10 10. Which coastline was most severely impacted by the Deepwater Horizon oil spill?

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Question 11 11. What is smog?

Question 12 12. What is one way people can reduce ocean pollution?

Question 13 13. North Carolina contains a large number of pig farms. Why would local residents near these farms be concerned about the quality of their groundwater?

Question 14 14. What are fossil fuels?

Question 15 15. Why is overpopulation an environmental issue?

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Question 16 16.

Part of the Clean Air Act legislation of 1970 is reproduced as follows:

It sets limits on emissions and standards for air quality, provided funding for pollution control research but prevents citizens to sue those who violate the standards. The standards set forth in this legislation by the Environmental Protection Agency, or EPA, identified six pollutants.

Which part is wrongly reproduced?

Question 17 17. According to the International Dark-Sky Association, how much of the world is affected by skyglow?

Question 18 18. How can you protect yourself from noise pollution?

Question 19 19. What percent of oil was recovered from the Exxon Valdez oil spill?

Question 20 20. Which of the following is true about chemical waste?

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Question 21 21. How are trees affected by acid rain?

Question 22 22. What was the worst oil spill in history?

Question 23 23. Which of the answers below is NOT an effect of soil pollution?

Question 24 24. Ultimately, which part of the Deepwater Horizon rig failed and caused the explosion?

Question 25 25. What factor or factors influence photochemical smog production?

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Question 26 26. Marine debris is dangerous to wildlife because _____.

Question 27 27. The water in the Gulf of Mexico near Biloxi, Mississippi has gone from being an enjoyable place to swim to quite contaminated. Leaves and other contaminants flow into the water from pipes under the beach, several casinos are under construction near the ocean, and agricultural runoff occurs. This is an example of what type of water pollution?

Question 28 28. What is air pollution?

Question 29 29. What does the ozone layer protect us from?

Question 30 30. How are primary pollutants compared to secondary pollutants?

Pollution Lesson Plans 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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