Ch 22: Overview of Humans & the Environment

About This Chapter

Boost your understanding of the relationship between people and the environment with this comprehensive chapter. You can access these simple lessons and quizzes to study for a test, complete an assignment or simply learn more about the connections between humans and the environment.

Overview of Humans & the Environment - Chapter Summary

This chapter provides a basic overview of the relationship between human beings and the natural environment. You'll watch a series of short video lessons that examine ecosystems, natural resources, the ways in which humans have impacted the environment and vise versa. When you're finished with the chapter, you'll be able to:

  • Define and explain the components of an ecosystem
  • Recognize effects that the environment can have on human settlements and activities
  • Evaluate the impact that humans have had on the environment
  • Differentiate between renewable and non-renewable resources

You can use any computer or mobile device to access this chapter. The lessons come with short self-assessment quizzes that go over important human and environment terms and concepts. You can also work through the chapter at your own pace and submit questions to our instructors.

Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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