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5 Matching Questions

  1. oxides of nitrogen
  2. high sulfur coal
  3. baghouse filter
  4. HAPS
  5. cyclone collector
  1. a An instillation containing thousands of heat-resistant fiberglass bags to control particulate emissions. A baghouse works as a room size vacuum cleaner
  2. b air is sucked into a cyclone that has metal sheet that remove large pollutants and then the air is pushed back out while the large pollutants are cleaned out
  3. c chance, accident
  4. d nitrogen dioxide (NO2) and nitric oxide (NO) 2 primary nitrogen pollutants produced by natural bacteria action
  5. e low sulfur coal: have to burn more of the coal to get the same effect, but the overall coal emission is still lower overall

5 Multiple Choice Questions

  1. Include factories, incinerators, power plants, wood-burning stoves, etc.
  2. Organic chemicals that evaporate readily and exist as gases in the air
  3. the layer of the atmosphere that contains the ozone layer; temperature increases as you go up
  4. A layer of air that is warmer than the air below
  5. an ionic compound that resists changes in its pH

5 True/False Questions

  1. carbon dioxide(CO) Sources include incomplete combustion of fossil fuels. Effects: binds to hemoglobin reducing bloods ability to carry O2. Reduction accomplished by catalytic converters, oxygenated fuel, mass transit (reduction).

          

  2. primary pollutantA pollutant that is put directly into the atmosphere by human or natural activity

          

  3. particulate matterAn instillation containing thousands of heat-resistant fiberglass bags to control particulate emissions. A baghouse works as a room size vacuum cleaner

          

  4. aldehydescause cross-linking that inactivates proteins and nucleic acids

          

  5. formaldehydea substance related to alcohol. formaldehyde is made by the body from alcohol and contributes to hangovers

          

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