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Chapter7quiz - Exploring Environmental Issues 1301 Chapter...

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Exploring Environmental Issues 1301 Chapter 7 Practice Quiz and Answers 1. What is the physical, chemical, and biological processes that turn large rock particles into smaller particles? 2. Each later of soil is known as what? 3. Another name for the A horizon is what? 4. Identify several causes of desertification. 5. ___ consists of plowing furrows sideways across a hillside, perpendicular to its slope, following the land’s contours. 6. ___agriculture that does not involve tilling the soil. May include use of cover crop remains. 7. ___farmers alternate the type of crop grown in a given field from one season of year to the next. 8. ___rows of trees or other tall plants that are planted along the edges of fields to slow the wind. 9. ___transforms slopes into series of steps, enabling farmers to decrease the amount of soil erosion that occurs. 10. ___different types of crops are planted in alternating bands or spatially mixed arrangements. 11. The two main types of fertilizers are ________ and _______.
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