ECOLOGY SPRING SEMESTER FINAL TEST REVIEW Question Preview (ID: 37584)


ECOLOGY SPRING SEMESTER FINAL TEST REVIEW.

THIS TYPE OF POLLUTION TYPE IS RELEASED BY ROCKS WHEN WEATHERED OR MINED THEN CARRIED INTO STREAMS AND LAKES...
a) ORGANIC
b) INORGANIC
c) POINT SOURCE
d) RADON

THIS TYPE OF RENEWABLE ENERGY IS BY FAR THE MOST EXPENSIVE TO BUILD...
a) HYDROELECTRIC POWER
b) SOLAR POWER
c) WAVE / TIDE POWER
d) WIND POWER

IN POORER COUNTRIES THIS CAN HAVE UP TO 1000 POISONOUS SUBSTANCES IN IT...
a) WATER
b) GASOLINE
c) AIR
d) SALT FROM THE OCEAN

WHICH OF THESE IS NOT AN EXAMPLE OF A NATURAL POLLUTANT?
a) VOLCANOES
b) SALT FROM THE OCEAN
c) ASBESTOS
d) POLLEN / SPORES FROM PLANTS

POLLUTION FROM PESTICIDES, PLASTICS, PHARMACEUTICALS AND PIGMENTS IS...
a) POINT SOURCE POLLUTION
b) INORGANIC POLLUTION
c) NON-POINT SOURCE POLLUTION
d) ORGANIC POLLUTION

WHEN SOCIETY USES RENEWABLE ENERGY WISELY...
a) CREATION EQUALS USE
b) MORE ENERGY IS CREATED THAN IS USED
c) THERE IS MORE USE THAN CREATION
d) ALL POLLUTION WILL BE ELIMINATED

TODAY, ONLY _____ OUT OF 4 AMERICANS USE CITY SEWAGE SYSTEMS.
a) 1
b) 2
c) 3
d) 4

IF 4 PEOPLE CAR POOLED TO WORK TOGETHER HOW MANY MILLION POUNDS OF CARBON MONOXIDE COULD BE ELIMINATED FROM THE AIR EACH YEAR?
a) 33
b) 66
c) 99
d) 132

WHICH TWO TYPES OF RENEWABLE ENERGY SOURCES RELY ON THE WEATHER?
a) HYDROELECTRIC POWER / WIND POWER
b) WIND POWER / WASTE BURNING
c) HYDROELECTRIC POWER / WASTE BURNING
d) SOLAR POWER / WIND POWER

VOC STANDS FOR..
a) VOLATILE ORGAN COMPOUND
b) VITAMIN ORGANIC COMPOUND
c) VOLATILE INORGANIC COMPOUND
d) VOLATILE ORGANIC COMPOUND

WATER QUALITY REPORTS INDICATE THAT _____ OF U.S. STREAMS AND _____ OF LAKES ARE CONSIDERED POLLUTED.
a) 51%, 49%
b) 47%, 45%
c) 45%, 47%
d) 70%, 30%

HOW MANY MORE TIMES LIKELY ARE PEOPLE IN CITIES TO DEVELOP LUNG CANCER WHEN COMPARED TO PEOPLE WHO LIVE IN RURAL AREAS?
a) 4
b) 3
c) 10
d) 5

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