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48 terms
AP Environmental Science Chapter 11 (Food)
Undernutrition
Malnourished
Food Security
Food Insecurity
Not consuming enough calories to be healthy.
(3 billion, 1/2 of population). Regardless of calories, diets…
- Condition in which people have access to sufficient, safe a…
Refers to the condition in which people do not have adequate…
Undernutrition
Not consuming enough calories to be healthy.
Malnourished
(3 billion, 1/2 of population). Regardless of calories, diets…
14 terms
AP Environmental Science, Chapter 11
Aquaculture
Mariculture
Agroecosystems
Monoculture
Production of food from aquatic habitats
Production of food from marine habitats
An ecosystem created by agriculture. Typically low genetic, s…
The planting of large areas with a single species or even a s…
Aquaculture
Production of food from aquatic habitats
Mariculture
Production of food from marine habitats
22 terms
AP Environmental Science Chapter 11
Background rate of extinction
Biodiversity hotspot
Biological diversity
Biophilia
The average rate if extinction that occurred before the appea…
An area that supports an especially great diversity of specie…
The sum total of all organisms in an area, taking into accoun…
A hypothetical phenomenon that E.O. Wilson defined as "the co…
Background rate of extinction
The average rate if extinction that occurred before the appea…
Biodiversity hotspot
An area that supports an especially great diversity of specie…
46 terms
Environmental Science for AP Chapter 11
Undernutrition
Malnourished
Food security
Food insecurity
The condition in which not enough calories are ingested to ma…
Having a diet that lacks the correct balance of proteins, car…
A condition in which people have access to sufficient, safe,…
A condition in which people do not have adequate access to food
Undernutrition
The condition in which not enough calories are ingested to ma…
Malnourished
Having a diet that lacks the correct balance of proteins, car…
16 terms
AP Environmental Science Chapter 11
Biodiversity
Biodiversity Hot Spots
Existence Value
Extinction
The genetic, species and ecological diversity of the organism…
Areas with exceptionally high numbers of endemic species.
Knowing a wilderness are or endangered species exists even if…
no longer in existence
Biodiversity
The genetic, species and ecological diversity of the organism…
Biodiversity Hot Spots
Areas with exceptionally high numbers of endemic species.
32 terms
AP Environmental Science Chapter 11
poaching
biodiversity
species
species diversity
the illegal killing of wildlife usually for meat or body parts
the variety of life across all levels of biological organizat…
a population or group of populations of a particular type of…
the number and variety of species in the world or in a partic…
poaching
the illegal killing of wildlife usually for meat or body parts
biodiversity
the variety of life across all levels of biological organizat…
35 terms
AP Environmental Science Chapter 11
Biodiversity
Species
Species Diversity
Relative Abundance (Evenness)
variety of life at all levels of organization
a set of individuals that share certain characteristics and c…
the number or variety of species in a particular region
the similarity in numbers between species
Biodiversity
variety of life at all levels of organization
Species
a set of individuals that share certain characteristics and c…
45 terms
AP Environmental Science Vocabulary Chapter 11
Undernutrition
Malnourished
Food Security
Food Insecurity
the condition in which not enough calories are ingested to ma…
having a diet that lacks the correct balance of proteins, car…
a condition in which people have access to sufficient, safe,…
a condition in which people do not have adequate access to food
Undernutrition
the condition in which not enough calories are ingested to ma…
Malnourished
having a diet that lacks the correct balance of proteins, car…
52 terms
AP Environmental Science Chapter 11 Notes
The mineral material of soil that has…
Rocks break down into smaller and smal…
Refers to the relative proportions of…
Made up of particles from 2.0 to 0.063…
What is parent rock?
What is weathering?
What is soil texture?
Sand
The mineral material of soil that has…
What is parent rock?
Rocks break down into smaller and smal…
What is weathering?
18 terms
AP Environmental Science (Chapter 11)
Lake Victoria Case Study
Patterns of marine diversity...
Threats to aquatic systems...
Case Study - Carp
The Nile perch is a fine food fish that can weigh more than 2…
1. The greatest marine diversity occurs in coral reefs, estua…
HIPPCO
Carp devour algae called chars, which would normally cover th…
Lake Victoria Case Study
The Nile perch is a fine food fish that can weigh more than 2…
Patterns of marine diversity...
1. The greatest marine diversity occurs in coral reefs, estua…
43 terms
Chapter 11 Ap Environmental Science
Food security
Malnourished
Food insecurity
Famine
A condition in which people have access to sufficient safe an…
Having a diet that lacks the correct balance of proteins, car…
A condition in which people do not have adequate access to food
The condition in which food insecurity is so extreme that lar…
Food security
A condition in which people have access to sufficient safe an…
Malnourished
Having a diet that lacks the correct balance of proteins, car…
5 terms
AP Environmental Science Chapter 11
Human nutritional requirements are not…
The Energy Subsidy in Agriculture... Sys…
Monocropping... Mechanization and Synthe…
Farming Methods... ___- industrial agric…
agriculture, ... governmental, ... fuel, ... Undernutrition,... Malnouris…
Energy Subsidy, ... 17,... The Green Revolution, ... 10,000, ... Agricult…
Monocropping, ... Efficient, ... Productive, ... Pesticide, ... Insectici…
Conventional agriculture,... Traditional farming, ... Shifting agri…
Human nutritional requirements are not…
agriculture, ... governmental, ... fuel, ... Undernutrition,... Malnouris…
The Energy Subsidy in Agriculture... Sys…
Energy Subsidy, ... 17,... The Green Revolution, ... 10,000, ... Agricult…
AP Environmental Science Chapter 11
Two examples or obstruction against bi…
Details of the Serengeti
Different levels of biodiversity
Species diversity
1. Highway through Serengeti ... 2. Trump's proposal for "The Gr…
Serengeti National Park is home to a yearly migration of over…
1. Species diversity... 2. Genetic diversity ... 3. Population and…
the number or variety of species in a particular region... -rich…
Two examples or obstruction against bi…
1. Highway through Serengeti ... 2. Trump's proposal for "The Gr…
Details of the Serengeti
Serengeti National Park is home to a yearly migration of over…
55 terms
Ap environmental science chapter 11
Farm where animals do most of the work
Under nutrition (chronic hunger)
Global undernutrition
Malnourished
Farming done properly has to replicate many of the processes…
Not consuming enough calories to be healthy
1 billion people world wide lack access to adequate amounts o…
Number of calories they consume, diet lacks the correct balan…
Farm where animals do most of the work
Farming done properly has to replicate many of the processes…
Under nutrition (chronic hunger)
Not consuming enough calories to be healthy
57 terms
Chapter 11: Feeding the World (AP Environmental Science)
undernutrition
malnourished
food security
famine
too little calories to prevent disease or to promote growth;…
not being provided with adequate nourishment
the ability of individuals to obtain sufficient food on a day…
a severe shortage of food (as through crop failure) resulting…
undernutrition
too little calories to prevent disease or to promote growth;…
malnourished
not being provided with adequate nourishment
48 terms
AP Environmental Science Chapter 11 Feeding The World
Undernutrition
Malnourished
Food security
Food insecurity
The condition in which not enough calories are ingested to ma…
Having a diet that lacks the correct balance of proteins, car…
A condition in which people have access to sufficient, safe,…
A condition in which people do not have adequate access to food
Undernutrition
The condition in which not enough calories are ingested to ma…
Malnourished
Having a diet that lacks the correct balance of proteins, car…
47 terms
Environmental Science for AP - Friedland and Relyea Chapter 11
Undernutrition
Malnourished
Food Security
Food Insecurity
The condition in which not enough calories are ingested to ma…
Having a diet that lacks the correct balance of proteins, car…
A condition in which people have access to sufficient, safe,…
A condition in which people do not have adequate access to fo…
Undernutrition
The condition in which not enough calories are ingested to ma…
Malnourished
Having a diet that lacks the correct balance of proteins, car…
46 terms
Environmental Science for AP Chapter 11
Undernutrition
Malnourished
Food security
Food insecurity
The condition in which not enough calories are ingested to ma…
Having a diet that lacks the correct balance of proteins, car…
A condition in which people have access to sufficient, safe,…
A condition in which people do not have adequate access to food
Undernutrition
The condition in which not enough calories are ingested to ma…
Malnourished
Having a diet that lacks the correct balance of proteins, car…
Chapter 11 AP Environmental Science
malnourished
food security
food insecurity
famine
having a diet that lacks the correct balance of proteins, car…
a condition in which people have access to sufficient, safe,…
a condition in which people do not have adequate access to food
the condition in which food insecurity is so extreme that lar…
malnourished
having a diet that lacks the correct balance of proteins, car…
food security
a condition in which people have access to sufficient, safe,…
54 terms
AP Environmental Science Chapter 11
parent material
weathering
sand
silt
rock material whose weathering are source of mineral portion…
gradual breakdown of rock into smaller particles
mineral particles .063 to 2.0 mm in diameter
soil particles .004 to .063 mm in diameter
parent material
rock material whose weathering are source of mineral portion…
weathering
gradual breakdown of rock into smaller particles
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ap environmental science chapter 11
Malnourished
Food security
Food insecurity
Anemia
A persons diet that lacks correct balance of proteins, carboh…
Condition when people have good access to safe and nutritious…
Condition when people do not have access to nutritious food
Nutritional deficiency that causes lack of eyesight
Malnourished
A persons diet that lacks correct balance of proteins, carboh…
Food security
Condition when people have good access to safe and nutritious…
14 terms
AP Environmental Science: Chapter 11
Agroecosystem
Aquaculture
Biological control
genetically modified crops
an ecosystem created by agriculture. Typically it has low gen…
production of food from aquatic habitats
a set of methods used to control pest organisms by using natu…
crop species modified my genetic engineering to produce highe…
Agroecosystem
an ecosystem created by agriculture. Typically it has low gen…
Aquaculture
production of food from aquatic habitats
22 terms
AP Environmental Science Chapter 11
Background rate of extinction
Biodiversity hotspot
Biological diversity
Biophilia
The average rate if extinction that occurred before the appea…
An area that supports an especially great diversity of specie…
The sum total of all organisms in an area, taking into accoun…
A hypothetical phenomenon that E.O. Wilson defined as "the co…
Background rate of extinction
The average rate if extinction that occurred before the appea…
Biodiversity hotspot
An area that supports an especially great diversity of specie…
14 terms
AP Environmental Science Chapter 11
Biophilia
Biodiversity Hotspot
Background Rate of Extinction
Captive Breeding
A phenomenon proposed by E.O. Wilson as the connections that…
An area that supports an especially great diversity of specie…
The average rate of extinction that occurred before the appea…
The practice of capturing members of threatened and endangere…
Biophilia
A phenomenon proposed by E.O. Wilson as the connections that…
Biodiversity Hotspot
An area that supports an especially great diversity of specie…
46 terms
AP Environmental Science Chapter 11
undernutrition
malnourished
food security
food insecurity
not consuming enough calories to be healthy
having a diet that lacks the correct balance of proteins, car…
the condition in which people have access to sufficient, safe…
the condition in which people do not have adequate access to…
undernutrition
not consuming enough calories to be healthy
malnourished
having a diet that lacks the correct balance of proteins, car…
35 terms
AP Environmental Science Chapter 11
Biodiversity
Species
Species Diversity
Relative Abundance (Evenness)
variety of life at all levels of organization
a set of individuals that share certain characteristics and c…
the number or variety of species in a particular region
the similarity in numbers between species
Biodiversity
variety of life at all levels of organization
Species
a set of individuals that share certain characteristics and c…
21 terms
Ap Environmental Science Chapter 11
background rate of extinction
biodiversity hotspots
biodiversity
biophilia
the average rate of extinction that occurred before the appea…
Relatively small areas of land that contain an exceptional nu…
the diversity of plant and animal life in a particular habita…
the connections that human beings subconsciously seek with th…
background rate of extinction
the average rate of extinction that occurred before the appea…
biodiversity hotspots
Relatively small areas of land that contain an exceptional nu…
8 terms
AP Environmental Science Chapter 11 Vocabulary
species
convention on biological diversity
Convention on international trade in e…
Endangered species act
a group of populations
An international treaty that aims to conserve bi0diversity
Made by the united nations tot protect endangered species by…
The primary legislation enacted in 1973 for protecting biodiv…
species
a group of populations
convention on biological diversity
An international treaty that aims to conserve bi0diversity
16 terms
AP Environmental Science Chapter 11 Vocabulary
background rate of extinction
biodiversity hotspots
biophilia
captive breeding
The average rate of extinction that occurred before the appea…
An area that supports an especially great diversity of specie…
A phenomenon proposed by E. O. WIlson as "the connections tha…
The practice of capturing members of threatened and endangere…
background rate of extinction
The average rate of extinction that occurred before the appea…
biodiversity hotspots
An area that supports an especially great diversity of specie…
48 terms
AP Environmental Science Chapter 11 (Food)
Undernutrition
Malnourished
Food Security
Food Insecurity
Not consuming enough calories to be healthy.
(3 billion, 1/2 of population). *Regardless of calories*, d…
when people have access to sufficient, safe and nutritious fo…
when people do not have adequate access to food
Undernutrition
Not consuming enough calories to be healthy.
Malnourished
(3 billion, 1/2 of population). *Regardless of calories*, d…
48 terms
AP Environmental Science Chapter 11 (Food)
Undernutrition
Malnourished
Food Security
Food Insecurity
Not consuming enough calories to be healthy.
(3 billion, 1/2 of population). Regardless of calories, diets…
- Condition in which people have access to sufficient, safe a…
Refers to the condition in which people do not have adequate…
Undernutrition
Not consuming enough calories to be healthy.
Malnourished
(3 billion, 1/2 of population). Regardless of calories, diets…
45 terms
AP Environmental Science - Chapter 11 Vocab
Malnourished
Monocropping
Nomadic grazing
Food scarcity
Not getting enough calories
Growing one crop every season
Grazing while traveling around so as not to overharvest a gra…
When there is a lack of food (A.k.a. a famine)
Malnourished
Not getting enough calories
Monocropping
Growing one crop every season
44 terms
AP Environmental Science: Chapter 11 Terms
Undernutrition
Malnourished
Food security
Famine
the condition in which not enough calories are ingested to ma…
having a diet that lacks the correct balance of proteins, car…
a condition in which people have access to sufficient, safe,…
the condition in which food insecurity is so extreme that lar…
Undernutrition
the condition in which not enough calories are ingested to ma…
Malnourished
having a diet that lacks the correct balance of proteins, car…
109 terms
Chapter 11 and 12 AP Environmental Science
Background Rate of Extinction
Biodiversity
What is biodiversity globally impacted…
What organism has highest biodiversity?
low "natural" rate of species disappearing over time without…
variety of species in area
rates of extinction and speciation
insects
Background Rate of Extinction
low "natural" rate of species disappearing over time without…
Biodiversity
variety of species in area
25 terms
AP Environmental Science Chapter 11-13
Famine is a condition in which _______…
Which is NOT a consequence of overnutr…
Which is NOT true of chicken and beef…
Which is NOT true regarding of the mec…
food insecurity; short
HIV/AIDS
The energy content of 1 kg of beef is equal to the energy con…
encourages farmers to grow several types of plants on a singl…
Famine is a condition in which _______…
food insecurity; short
Which is NOT a consequence of overnutr…
HIV/AIDS
11 terms
AP Environmental Science Chapter 11: Sustaining Aquatic Biodiversity
fishery
fishprint
commercial extinction
purse-seine fishing
concentration of a particular wild aquatic species suitable f…
the area of ocean needed to sustain the fish consumption of a…
what overfishing leads to. When it is not longer profitable t…
used to catch surface-dwelling species which tend to feed in…
fishery
concentration of a particular wild aquatic species suitable f…
fishprint
the area of ocean needed to sustain the fish consumption of a…
38 terms
AP Environmental Science Chapter 11 Sustaining Aquatic Biodiversity
the greatest marine biodiversity occur…
biodiversity is higher near the coasts…
biodiversity is higher in the bottom r…
habitat loss and degradation, invasive…
first general pattern of marine biodiversity
second general pattern of marine biodiversity
third general pattern of marine biodiversity
HIPPCO
the greatest marine biodiversity occur…
first general pattern of marine biodiversity
biodiversity is higher near the coasts…
second general pattern of marine biodiversity
20 terms
Environmental Science Chapter 11
Surface Water
River System
Watershed
Groundwater
All the bodies of fresh water, salt water, ice, and snow that…
A flowing network of rivers and streams draining a river basin.
The area of land that is built across a river to control a ri…
The water that is beneath the Earth's surface
Surface Water
All the bodies of fresh water, salt water, ice, and snow that…
River System
A flowing network of rivers and streams draining a river basin.
46 terms
AP Environmental Science Chapter 11 Feeding The World
Undernutrition
Malnourished
Food security
Food insecurity
The condition in which not enough calories are ingested to ma…
Having a diet that lacks the correct balance of proteins, car…
A condition in which people have access to sufficient, safe,…
A condition in which people do not have adequate access to food
Undernutrition
The condition in which not enough calories are ingested to ma…
Malnourished
Having a diet that lacks the correct balance of proteins, car…
45 terms
AP Environmental Science Chapter 11: Feeding the world
Undernutrition
Malnourished
Food security
Food insecurity
The condition in which not enough calories are ingested to ma…
Having a diet that lacks the correct balance of proteins, car…
A condition in which people have access to sufficient, safe,…
A condition in which people do not have adequate access to food
Undernutrition
The condition in which not enough calories are ingested to ma…
Malnourished
Having a diet that lacks the correct balance of proteins, car…
21 terms
AP Environmental Science Chapter 11 Key Terms
Background rate of Extinction
Biodiversity Hotspots
Biodiversity
Biophilia
the average rate of extinction that occurred before the appea…
an area that supports an especially great diversity of specie…
the variety of life across all levels of biological organizat…
a phenomenon proposed by E.O Wilson as "the connections that…
Background rate of Extinction
the average rate of extinction that occurred before the appea…
Biodiversity Hotspots
an area that supports an especially great diversity of specie…
50 terms
AP Environmental Science Chapter 11 (Food)
Undernutrition
Malnourished
Food Security
Food Insecurity
Not consuming enough calories to be healthy.
(3 billion, 1/2 of population). Regardless of calories, diets…
- Condition in which people have access to sufficient, safe a…
Refers to the condition in which people do not have adequate…
Undernutrition
Not consuming enough calories to be healthy.
Malnourished
(3 billion, 1/2 of population). Regardless of calories, diets…
45 terms
Environmental Science for AP - Chapter 11 Vocabulary
Anemia
Famine
Food Insecurity
Food Security
a deficiency of iron
condition in which food insecurity is so extreme that large n…
a condition in which people do not have adequate access to food
a condition in which people have access to sufficient, safe,…
Anemia
a deficiency of iron
Famine
condition in which food insecurity is so extreme that large n…
51 terms
AP Environmental Science Chapter 11 Feeding The World
Undernutrition
Malnourished
Food security
Food insecurity
The condition in which not enough calories are ingested to ma…
Having a diet that lacks the correct balance of proteins, car…
A condition in which people have access to sufficient, safe,…
A condition in which people do not have adequate access to food
Undernutrition
The condition in which not enough calories are ingested to ma…
Malnourished
Having a diet that lacks the correct balance of proteins, car…
46 terms
AP Environmental Science Chapter 11 Flashcards
Undernutrition
Malnourished
Food security
Food insecurity
The condition in which not enough calories are ingested to ma…
Having a diet that lacks the correct balance of proteins, car…
A condition in which people have access to sufficient, safe,…
A condition in which people do not have adequate access to food
Undernutrition
The condition in which not enough calories are ingested to ma…
Malnourished
Having a diet that lacks the correct balance of proteins, car…
33 terms
AP Environmental Science Chapter 11 Vocab
Monocropping
Nomadic grazing
Food scarcity
Sustainable agriculture
Growing a large amount of a single species of plant.
moving herds of animals to find productive feeding grounds.
lack of food
producing enough food to feed the world's population without…
Monocropping
Growing a large amount of a single species of plant.
Nomadic grazing
moving herds of animals to find productive feeding grounds.
46 terms
AP Environmental Science Chapter 11 Feeding The World
Undernutrition
Malnourished
Food security
Food insecurity
The condition in which not enough calories are ingested to ma…
Having a diet that lacks the correct balance of proteins, car…
A condition in which people have access to sufficient, safe,…
A condition in which people do not have adequate access to food
Undernutrition
The condition in which not enough calories are ingested to ma…
Malnourished
Having a diet that lacks the correct balance of proteins, car…
13 terms
AP Environmental Science Quizlet- Chapter 11
biodiversity
biodiversity hotspots
convention on biological diversity
C.I.T.E.S
The amount of biological or living diversity per unit area. I…
Places of high biodiversity that have been greatly threatened…
The U.S. has signed the international treaty called CITES but…
(Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of W…
biodiversity
The amount of biological or living diversity per unit area. I…
biodiversity hotspots
Places of high biodiversity that have been greatly threatened…
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ap environmental science chapter 11 terms
Food Insecurity
Industrial Agriculture
Energy Subsidy
Green Revolution
Inability to acquire or consume an adequate quality or suffic…
A form of agriculture that uses large scale mechanization and…
the energy input per calorie of food produced. In other words…
A shift in agricultural practices in the twentieth century th…
Food Insecurity
Inability to acquire or consume an adequate quality or suffic…
Industrial Agriculture
A form of agriculture that uses large scale mechanization and…
16 terms
AP Environmental Science - Chapter 11 Key Terms
Biodiversity
Biodiversity Hot Spots
Existence Value
Extinction
The genetic, species, and ecological diversity of the organis…
Areas with exceptionally high numbers of endemic species.
The importance we place on just knowing that a particular spe…
The irrevocable elimination of species; can be a normal proce…
Biodiversity
The genetic, species, and ecological diversity of the organis…
Biodiversity Hot Spots
Areas with exceptionally high numbers of endemic species.
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