Ch 22: Science, Technology and the Environment

About This Chapter

Watch these video lessons to learn about science, technology and the environment. Become familiar with the terms and ideas related to the impact of science and technology on environmental concerns.

Science, Technology and the Environment - Chapter Summary

Our instructors introduce various practices and concepts related to science, technology and the environment. This chapter defines the meaning of key terms as well as discusses issues of conservation and caring for our planet's resources. You will see instructors discuss the following topics in this chapter's lessons:

  • Examining practices in agriculture, forestry, wildlife and fisheries
  • Identifying differences between renewable and non-renewable resources
  • Defining renewable energy resources
  • Discussing integrated waste management
  • Reusing, reducing and recycling solid waste
  • Defining conservation biology, habitat fragmentation and metapopulations

These video lessons, each less than 10 minutes long, offer an engaging way to learn complex subject matter. Video tags allow you to jump to main points within each lesson. Take self-assessment quizzes to see how well you grasped lesson materials.

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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