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5 Matching questions

  1. nitrogen oxides
  2. low-input high-diversity biofuels
  3. energy efficiency
  4. half-life
  5. renewable water supplies
  1. a annual freshwater surface runoff plus annual infiltration into underground freshwater aquifers that are accessible for human use
  2. b time it takes for half the sample to decay
  3. c mixed polycultures of perennial native species with a lot of biomass
  4. d The percentage of energy put into a system that does useful work
  5. e (source: auto exhaust) (effects: acidification of lakes, respiratory irritation, leads to smog & ozone) (Equation for acid formation: NO + O2 = NO2 + H2O = HNO3) (Reduction: catalytic converter)

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. small-scale headwater dam that causes less damage than larger projects
  2. The volume of water that flows within a given time
  3. lakes that are rich with organic matter and vegetation that are typically murky
  4. A specific source of pollution that can be identified, such as a pipe.
  5. This solid consisting of molecules of methane within a crystal lattice of water ice molecules occurs underground in some Artic locations and more widely under the seafloor on the contenental shelves.

5 True/False questions

  1. TRI (Toxic Release Inventory)community right-to-know toxin release reports from factories, refineries, hard rock mines, power plants, and chemical manufacturers

          

  2. high-level wastes(source: auto exhaust) (effects: acidification of lakes, respiratory irritation, leads to smog & ozone) (Equation for acid formation: NO + O2 = NO2 + H2O = HNO3) (Reduction: catalytic converter)

          

  3. aquiferrate at which work is done

          

  4. heat islandCanada & Venezuela have the largest deposits; an underground sand deposit permeated with a thick, asphalt-like oil known as bitumen. The bitumen can be separated from the sand by heating.

          

  5. nuclear fissionrain containing acids that form in the atmosphere when industrial gas emissions (especially sulfur dioxide and nitrogen oxides) combine with water