6 Written questions
6 Multiple choice questions
- Resources that can be easily maintained and used without fear of exhaustion.
- Foreign species whose introduction causes economic or environmental harm.
- The additional cost associated with one more unit of something.
- The point at which the marginal cost of pollution equals the marginal cost of abatement. In other words, environmental harm meets the cost of reducing it.
- The idea that humans share responsibility for the sustainable care and management of our planet.
- Point at which the marginal cost meets the cost of production.
5 True/False questions
Nonrenewable Resources → Natural resources that are present in limited supply and are depleted by use.
Threatened Species → A species in imminent danger of becoming extinct.
NEPA → National Environmental Policy Act that acknowledges that the Federal government must consider the environmental impact of a proposed federal action. Provided the basis for EISs.
IPAT → Model that shows the mathematical relationship between environmental impacts and the forces that drive them (number of people, affluence per person, and environmental effects of technologies used to obtain and consume resources).
Endangered Species → A species in imminent danger of becoming extinct.