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Chapter 55 / Exercise 12
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Geography: Unit 3 – Section 4 Quiz: Human Impact on the Environment Total Points = 30 3 display T/F = 1 point each 9 display MC = 3 points each TYPE: T/F SECTION OBJECTIVE 4-1: Explain how the Panama Canal was built and how it enables movement. Display 1 1) The creation of the Panama Canal cut the shipping time in half for ships traveling between the Pacific and Atlantic Oceans. @ True *a. True b. False
2) The Panama Canal project was one of the largest and most difficult engineering projects ever undertaken.
3) The first attempt to build a canal began in the 1800s under Spanish leadership. @ False. The French attempted to build a canal in the 1880s but failed.
OBJECTIVE 4-2: Describe the importance of regional agriculture and the current issues facing the region and people.
4) Costa Rica’s land is protected by one of the most ambitious conservation programs in Central America. @ True *a. True b. False
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5) Since 1960, when the Central American beef market began booming, over 25% of the rainforests have been cleared for cattle grazing.
6) Tropical rain forests are home to over half the world's species, all squeezed into a narrow strip of equatorial land.
Objective 4-3: Evaluate the impact of poverty on Central American regions. Display 1 7) Poverty reduction strategies are helping to lower the number of people living in poverty in Central America. @ False. Sadly, the number of people living in poverty is on the rise in Central America.
8) Poverty and lack of choices for alternative sources of income have led the poor to exploit their environment to dangerous levels. @ True *a. True b. False
9) Environmental destruction results in greater potential risk from natural disasters, especially the poor.
TYPE: MC Objective 4-1: Explain how the Panama Canal was built and how it enables movement. Display 1 10) A typical passage through the Panama Canal takes how long?
*b. 8 – 10 hours c. 2 – 4 days d. 8 – 10 days

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