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PPME (Enlisted) - Block 5 - How the Navy Plans Its Operations: China Environment & Development

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Although economic growth remains a high priority for the Chinese government, there is also a fear that this growth will result in ______________.
All the answers are correct
What pollution problem in China causes over four billion dollars in crop damage per year?
Acid rain
China's greatest natural resource problem is ______________.
Water
The first Environmental Protection Law, passed in 1979, directed the Environmental Protection Agency to ______________.
produce environmental impact statements for proposed heavy industry and infrastructural projects
In 2005 the Ministry of Water Resources classified over half of the total length of China's ______________ major river systems as unfit for any type of direct human contact.
Seven
China is the largest producer of ______________.
Coal
China relies on coal for ______________ percent of its basic energy needs
70
China's Five-Year Plan for 2006-2010 mandated a system for evaluating the performance of sub-national government officials on a combination of environmental measures, as well as economic growth.
True
What campaign primarily focused on ideological and political change?
Great proletarian cultural revolution
In the 2007 Work Bank report on pollution, ______________ premature deaths were due do urban air pollution.
750,000
Due to widespread overexploitation and uncoordinated management of land, water, and natural resources during the "Great Leap Forward" approximately 34 to 40 million Chinese people died of ______________.
Starvation
China's 11th Five-Year Plan put priority on ______________ and ______________. Select all that apply.
Development
Economic Growth
In 1992, China attended the United Nations Conference on Environment and Development in Rio de Janeiro, ratifying international conventions on ______________. Select all that apply.
Sustainable Development
Climate Change
Biological Diversity
In 1994, China adopted ______________ the United Nations' guidelines for achieving sustainable economic development.
"Agenda 21"
China's standards for the control of vehicle emissions have completely counteracted the negative effects on its air quality.
False