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1. (TCO 6) Which of the following contains the LEAST amount

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1. (TCO 6) Which of the following contains the LEAST amount of water? (Points : 3)
Oceans.
Polar ice caps and glaciers.
Accessible freshwater.
Total fresh water.
Salt water seas.

2. (TCO 6) What caused the Aral Sea to shrink? (Points : 3)
Less snowmelt.
Drought.
Global climate change.
Increased evaporation.
Diversion of water for irrigation.

3. (TCO 6) A major water related health problem in developing countries is that (Points : 3)
groundwater is usually contaminated with human waste.
groundwater is usually contaminated with industrial wastes.
groundwater is not available.
surface waters used for water supplies are often contaminated with human wastes.
surface waters are contaminated with industrial wastes.

4. (TCO 6) It is TRUE that gray water (Points : 3)
is water contaminated with sewage.
is water from homes that is separate from the water used for toilets.
includes water from sinks, showers, bathtubs, and laundries.
is a separate line for drinking water.
is groundwater.

5. (TCO 6) Pollutants that enter natural water bodies via pipes are known as (Points : 3)
non-point source pollutants.
point source pollutants.
chemical pollutants.
storm water wastes.
non-organic wastes.

6. (TCO 9) Most plants grow best when the pH value of the soil is at or near (Points : 3)
1.0.
3.0.
7.0.
9.0.
12.0.

7. (TCO 9) Which is NOT a characteristic of subsistence farming? (Points : 3)
Small plots.
Low technology.
Dependable cash income.
Labor intensive.
Most common approach in rural populations.

8. (TCO 9) The root cause of hunger is (Points : 3)
poverty.
inadequate global food reserves.
lack of adequate food production.
overexploitation of the environment.
climatic conditions, such as drought.

9. (TCO 9) Hunger and famine is most prevalent in (Points : 3)
Sub-Saharan Africa.
Southeast Asia.
South America.
China.
Central America.

10. (TCO 9) DDT accumulates in higher doses in what body tissue in animals? (Points : 3)
Muscle.
Bone.
Fat.
Nervous.
Skin.
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Homework
Expert:  Chris M. replied 2 years ago.

Hello, and thanks for the question.

 

1. Accessible freshwater.

2. Diversion of water for irrigation.

3. surface waters used for water supplies are often contaminated with human wastes.

4. includes water from sinks, showers, bathtubs, and laundries.

5. point source pollutants.

6. 7.0.

7. Dependable cash income.

8. climatic conditions, such as drought.

9. Sub-Saharan Africa.

10. Fat.

 

Hope this helps!

Chris M., M.S.W. Social Work
Category: Homework
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Customer: replied 2 years ago.
Hello can u help me with these 3 questions.....

Exercise 1. What is a Minimal Viable Population? Why are Zoos and Animal Conservationists concerned with this for tigers or snow leopards? Name four other species and their population problems/solutions. Cite your references.

Exercise 2. Evaluate the human population growth rates for FOUR different COUNTIES in YOUR STATE. Evaluate the population trends in each county (not country). Why are they different or the same? Expound on your reasons. List your sources.

Exercise 3. Rotary International is an organization that has many goals, one of which was/is to eliminate polio from the world's human population. Give a brief history of this mission (one paragraph) and then give YOUR prediction about the world's population's growth if another condition/disease (you choose it) is eliminated from the human population worldwide. Include a population curve for the population WITH the condition and then a simultaneous curve on the same graph of the population WITHOUT the condition after 100 years. (Color code your two population curves.) Cut/paste the graph into the msword document for this week's iLab. Include the sources of the original population density's data.



Will need them by wednesday....
Thank you
Expert:  Chris M. replied 2 years ago.

HelloCustomer

 

I'm sorry, but I won't be able to assist with these questions. I would appreciate if you could "accept" my answer to your multiple choice questions, if that was satisfactory.

 

Thanks

Customer: replied 2 years ago.
Hello Chris i was just waiting to see if the answers was helpful and the answers was helpful thank you so much and i really appreciate it, i have a quiz to do now and it's only 10 question just like the 10 that i ask you do u think u can help me with them now?
Expert:  Chris M. replied 2 years ago.

Hello Customer,

 

I just logged on and saw your reply. If you still need assistance, please post your 10 questions.

 

Thanks

Customer: replied 2 years ago.
Hello

i will have to post the questions when you are online because it is a quiz and my timing is only an hr.

Please let me know when you are available and online

Thank you!
Expert:  Chris M. replied 2 years ago.

If you can post the 10 questions at 8:00 pm EST, I'll be able to assist you then.

 

Thanks

Customer: replied 2 years ago.
Ok sure no problem i will wait till 8.

Thank you!
Expert:  Chris M. replied 2 years ago.
OK. Talk to you later.
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
Hello are u there?
Expert:  Chris M. replied 2 years ago.
Yes, you can post the questions. Ten multiple choice with 60 min. time limit, right?
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
Yes i only have an 1 hr timing on the quiz

is that fine with you?
Expert:  Chris M. replied 2 years ago.
Please post the questions.
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
okay
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
I just check and the quiz won't be open till saturday, sorry but thank you be the way!
Expert:  Chris M. replied 2 years ago.
Check back with me on Friday, just for a reminder, if you plan to do it on Saturday.
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
Hi Chris,

I just check and the test is open it is 30 multiple choice and i have 2 hrs to do it,this is my last test for this class and i really need help. i can't afford to fail this class can u please help me.
Expert:  Chris M. replied 2 years ago.

Hello Customer,

 

If you are able to add a bonus (due to the number of questions), you can post the questions now.

 

Thanks

Customer: replied 2 years ago.
would a bonus of $15.00 fine?
Expert:  Chris M. replied 2 years ago.
Yes, that should work.
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
1. (TCO 1) Which is a TRUE statement concerning the value of biodiversity to human activities today? (Points : 5)
Most ecosystem goods and services are derived from living organisms.
Most medicines, once obtained from plants, can now be produced synthetically.
Modern plant and animal breeding has reduced the importance of wild species.
Human produced recreational activities have replaced natural recreational activities.
Biodiversity is primarily a scientific interest today.

2. (TCO 1) A grouping of plants, animals, and microbes interacting with each other and their environment in such a way that the group is sustained is defined as (Points : 5)
a biosphere.
a community.
an ecosystem.
a species.
an association.

3. (TCO 2) When 10 pounds of coal is burned, 10 pounds of emissions and ash are produced. This is TRUE because of the (Points : 5)
First Law of Thermodynamics.
Second Law of Thermodynamics.
Law of Conservation of Mass.
Law of Limiting Factors.
Net Primary Production.

4. (TCO 2) In ordinary chemical reactions, matter is (Points : 5)
always degraded in quality.
partially converted to energy as heat.
neither created or destroyed but may be changed in form.
never changed in form.
converted to potential energy.

5. (TCO 2) The measure of the degree of disorder in a system is (Points : 5)
energy.
entropy.
calories.
potential energy.
conservation of energy.

6. (TCO 3) Plants of the legume (pea/bean) family are important to the nitrogen cycle because they (Points : 5)
can directly absorb and use nitrogen gas from the air.
manufacture nitrogen.
"house" nitrogen-fixing bacteria in root nodules.
directly convert atmospheric nitrogen into fertilizer.
convert nitrates to nitrogen gas.

7. (TCO 3) A natural process that converts non-reactive nitrogen to reactive nitrogen, which is useable by living things is called (Points : 5)
aerobic respiration.
photosynthesis.
nitrogen fixation.
fermentation.
denitrification.

8. (TCO 4) Compared to rates of change which occur in nature, human-induced changes tend to be (Points : 5)
slower.
similarly slow and gradual.
only slightly faster.
extremely rapid.
variable, with many fluctuations.

9. (TCO 4) The condition in which the number of births within a population is approximately equal to the number of deaths is called (Points : 5)
population equilibrium.
J curve population growth.
S curve population growth.
critical number.
density dependent.

10. (TCO 4) Populations that follows the J curve often exhibit a population crash in which the population is reduced to a fraction of its original size. A LIKELY explanation for this is that (Points : 5)
as the population grows, the carrying capacity expands.
in this type of growth, the population is immune to the limits of carrying capacity.
the population may destroy some aspect of the carrying capacity, and thus reduce it for future generations.
in this type of growth population, growth is independent of population density.
carrying capacity never changes.

11. (TCO 5) Demography is (Points : 5)
the study of human population.
the science concerned with mapping.
an economic approach to resource consumption.
a branch of chemistry concerned with water quality.
the study of economics.

12. (TCO 5) The United States differs from other developed countries in that a major contributor to population growth is (Points : 5)
high life expectancy.
high immigration.
high emigration.
low total fertility rate.
low infant mortality.

13. (TCO 6) Which of the following is most needed by farmers in developing countries to promote sustainable agriculture? (Points : 5)
Reduced use of chemical fertilizers and pesticides.
Development of green manure legumes.
Greater knowledge of effective farm practices for their situation.
Local sources of organic fertilizer.
Adoption of agricultural practices used in the U.S. and other developed countries.

14. (TCO 6) Primary treatment of waste water involves (Points : 5)
screening out large pieces of debris and settling of grit.
settling of colloidal material.
chlorination to kill bacteria.
biological treatment and nutrient removal.
removal of biological oxygen demand.

15. (TCO 6) The amount of water vapor in air at a given temperature is called (Points : 5)
relative humidity.
evaporation.
condensation.
transpiration.
precipitation.
_________________________________________________________



1. (TCO 7) Hydrocarbons may be emitted as a result of burning fuels because of (Points : 5)
impurities in the fuels.
incomplete combustion.
combustion occurring in an atmosphere that is 78 percent nitrogen.
reactions occurring in the atmosphere after combustion.
sunlight.

2. (TCO 7) The chemical that's reacting with and causing the destruction of stratospheric ozone is (Points : 5)
chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs).
dry cleaning fluids.
carbon dioxide.
oxygen.
hydrocarbons.

3. (TCO 8) Toxicity of a chemical is determined by (Points : 5)
exposure.
exposure and dose.
dose.
exposure or dose.
carcinogenicity.

4. (TCO 8) The brownish color of air in some polluted urban areas is due to (Points : 5)
nitrogen oxides producing photochemical smog.
sulfur oxides producing photochemical smog.
ozone depletion.
carbon dioxide.
soot from the industrial revolution.

5. (TCO 8) A reduction in which of the following would have the greatest effect on reducing outdoor air pollution? (Points : 5)
Automobile use and industrial purposes.
Power plant emissions.
Use of lead-based paint.
Cigarette smoking.
Use of aerosol cans.

6. (TCO 9) Which of the following is TRUE of organic foods? (Points : 5)
There are no national standards or definition of organic.
Foods grown with chemical fertilizers but not pesticides can be labeled organic.
Only foods grown by small family farms can be labeled organic.
Irradiated foods can now be certified organic.
The USDA established standards for organic foods and certifies foods grown organically.

7. (TCO 9) The most effective and humane way to solve the world hunger problem would be to (Points : 5)
provide free food to everybody.
help the people in need to produce their own food.
let the problem run its course of starvation.
enforce stringent birth control measures.
require all countries that need assistance to become political allies.

8. (TCO 10) Most collection and disposal of municipal solid waste is the responsibility of the (Points : 5)
federal government.
EPA.
state.
local government.
individual homeowner.

9. (TCO 10) Municipal solid waste includes (Points : 5)
materials thrown away from homes and commercial enterprises.
hazardous wastes.
sewage sludge.
agricultural and mining residues.
industrial wastes.

10. (TCO 10) An environmental advantage of deep well injection in contrast to surface disposal, is that it (Points : 5)
isolates wastes from the food chain and hydrologic cycle.
renders any toxic waste harmless.
can concentrate large volumes of dilute liquid wastes.
can be used for both liquid and solid wastes.
can be used virtually anywhere and does not require EPA approval.

11. (TCO 11) The hazards of radioactive wastes are that such elements (Points : 5)
give off radio signals that are disruptive to radio, TV, and communications.
are extremely toxic in the same way that arsenic, lead, and mercury are toxic.
give off high energy emissions that damage DNA and consequently, may lead to mutations, cancer, and birth defects.
give off low energy emissions that damage DNA and consequently, may lead to mutations, cancer, and birth defects.
are not hazardous as long as they are buried properly.

12. (TCO 11) The element currently used in all nuclear power plants is (Points : 5)
selenium.
uranium.
hydrogen.
plutonium.
carbon.

13. (TCO 12) Produced assets of a nation include (Points : 5)
buildings, technology, machinery, equipment, and communications.
human population and their characteristics like age and education.
minerals, fossil fuels, forests, soils, fish, and wildlife.
legal, political, and social organization of a society.
technological knowledge.

14. (TCO 12) Residential areas and shopping malls surrounding cities are the principal type of development in the (Points : 5)
urban environment.
suburban environment.
rural environment.
city core.
urban growth boundary.

15. (TCO 12) The goal of the Sustainable Cities Program is to (Points : 5)
provide a framework to move cities in developing countries toward the objective of sustainability.
limit urban growth.
require strict adherence to a pattern of development that is the same for all cities.
make cities independent in all their needs.
rebuild American cities.




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