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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…
48 terms
AP Environmental Science Chapter 11
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…
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…
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.
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…
Chapter 11 AP Environmental Science
Mountaintop Removal
Acid Deposition
Resource Recovery
Fluidized-bed combustion
most land-destructive types of surface mining
A type of air pollution in which acid falls from the atmosphe…
The process of removing any material—sulfur or metals, for ex…
A clean-coal technology in which crushed coal is mixed with l…
Mountaintop Removal
most land-destructive types of surface mining
Acid Deposition
A type of air pollution in which acid falls from the atmosphe…
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…
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…
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…
AP Environmental Science Chapter 11
Undernutrition
Malnutrition
Food Security
Famine
The outcome of insufficient food intake and repeated infectio…
Lack of proper nutrition, caused by not having enough to eat,…
The state of having reliable access to a sufficient quantity…
Extreme scarcity of food.
Undernutrition
The outcome of insufficient food intake and repeated infectio…
Malnutrition
Lack of proper nutrition, caused by not having enough to eat,…
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…
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…
29 terms
AP Environmental Science 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…
AP Environmental Science Chapter 11
How many people starve to death per ye…
How many people lack access to adequat…
Undernutrition (100-400 kilocalories p…
What is the result of undernutrition?
8.8 Million
1 billion people
Not consuming enough calories to be healthy
Improper brain development and lower IQ
How many people starve to death per ye…
8.8 Million
How many people lack access to adequat…
1 billion people
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). Having a diet that lacks the…
- 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). Having a diet that lacks the…
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…
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?
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…
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
AP Environmental Science Chapter 11
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…
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…
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…
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…
47 terms
Chapter 11 - AP Environmental Science (Friedland)
Undernutrition
Malnourished
Food security
Food insecurity
...
...
...
...
Undernutrition
...
Malnourished
...
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…
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…
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…
AP Environmental Science Chapter 11
Agriculture
Aquaculture
Farming
How Agroecosystems differ from Natural…
Farming.
Farming of seafood. Increasing.
Creates novel ecological conditions.
1. Ecological succession stopped to keep the ecosystem in an…
Agriculture
Farming.
Aquaculture
Farming of seafood. Increasing.
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…
48 terms
AP Environmental Science Chapter 11
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…
48 terms
AP Environmental Science Chapter 11
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…
26 terms
Chapter 11 - AP Environmental Science
H (in HIPPOC)
I (in HIPPOC)
P (in HIPPOC) [pol...]
P (in HIPPOC) [pop...]
habitat degradation
invasive species
pollution
(human) population
H (in HIPPOC)
habitat degradation
I (in HIPPOC)
invasive species
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,…
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…
39 terms
AP Environmental Science Chapter 11
Undernutrition
Malnourished
Overnutrition
Food Security
Not consuming enough calories to be healthy.
(3 billion, 1/2 of population). Regardless of calories, diets…
The ingestion of too many calories and improper foods, which…
- Condition in which people have access to sufficient, safe a…
Undernutrition
Not consuming enough calories to be healthy.
Malnourished
(3 billion, 1/2 of population). Regardless of calories, diets…
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
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…
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…
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…
AP Environmental Science Chapter 11 Vocabulary
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 do not have adequate access to food
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…
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…
49 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…
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.
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…
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…
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
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…
73 terms
AP Environmental Science Chapter 11, 14, 15,
Irrigation
Salinization
Fertilizers
Organic Fertilizers
Can increase crop production to grow crops in places where cr…
Occurs when the small amounts of salts in irrigation water be…
Agriculture removes organic matter and nutrients. This replac…
Composed of organic matter from plants and animals. Manure, e…
Irrigation
Can increase crop production to grow crops in places where cr…
Salinization
Occurs when the small amounts of salts in irrigation water be…
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