Question 1 (1 point)SavedListenReadSpeaker webReader: ListenFocusEcosystem services provideQuestion 1 options:oxygenfoodenergyall of these are correctQuestion 2 (1 point)SavedListenReadSpeaker webReader: ListenThe ____________ refers to all of the living and nonliving things on Earth that sustain life.Question 2 options:environmentpopulationcommunityabioticQuestion 3 (1 point)SavedListenReadSpeaker webReader: Listen
Some scientists have proposed the __________ as a new epoch that encompasses the period in Earth’s history during which humans have had a dominant influence over the environment.Question 3 options:MesozoicAnthropoceneHolocenePleistoceneQuestion 4 (1 point)SavedListenReadSpeaker webReader: ListenThe 3 Es that serve as key considerations for sustainability efforts are:Question 4 options:environment, economy, equityecology, equity, energyeconomy, energy, environmentecosystem, environment, ethicsQuestion 5 (1 point)SavedListenReadSpeaker webReader: ListenThe ability of an environment to absorb damage and recover quickly is known as ecologicalQuestion 5 options:
capacityresilienceplasticitystrengthQuestion 6 (1 point)SavedListenReadSpeaker webReader: ListenSustainable development applies to which resource types(s)?Question 6 options:populations of commercially harvested fish btimber stands used for loggingfreshwater taken from a river for irrigating cropsAll of these are correct.Question 7 (1 point)SavedListenReadSpeaker webReader: ListenWhich phrase best describes the scientific method?Question 7 options:collection of factscontrolled experimentationlinear series of steps
observation correlationsQuestion 8 (1 point)SavedListenReadSpeaker webReader: ListenPrior to publication in a scientific journal, an article must undergo the process of peer review. In this process, “peer” refers to which group?Question 8 options:independent experts in the field of studyall authors of the research articlesubscribers to a particular journalrandom members of the scientific communityQuestion 9 (1 point)SavedListenReadSpeaker webReader: ListenThe three countries with the largest ecological footprints are the United States, China, and India.
Given that the populations of these countries are 320 million (United States), 1.4 billion (China), and 1.3 billion (India), which of the statements is correct?Question 9 options:The average footprint for an individual is smaller in the United States than in China or India.Countries with larger populations use more resources than countries with smaller populations.