Global Environmental Issues: Types & Treaties


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All of the following are true of global environmental concerns except:

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1. All of the following are potential consequences of global climate change (global warming) except:

2. When the amount of carbon dioxide increases in the atmosphere and traps solar radiation which then increases the atmosphere's temperature, it is called the:

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz and worksheet will ask you about terms and concepts related to global environmental issues and treaties, including the consequences of global warming, types of global environmental concerns and the major international agreement formed to address some of these concerns.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In these assessments, you'll be asked to:

  • Define and list global environmental concerns
  • Name possible consequences of global climate change
  • Provide the term for when trapped solar radiation increases the temperature of the atmosphere
  • Pick out false statements about global environmental concerns

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on global environmental issues and treaties
  • Making connections - understand how human activity has led to environmental concerns of today
  • Critical thinking - discuss measures that have been taken or need to be taken to address global environmental issues

Additional Learning

Get more details about the current state of the environment by review the lesson called Global Environmental Issues: Types & Treaties. The following objectives are covered by the lesson:

  • Identify contemporary global environmental issues and concerns
  • Understand potential consequences of water scarcity, ozone depletion, and loss of biodiversity
  • Learn about the Convention on Biological Diversity