Milestone#4EnviromentalScience.docx - 1 Efforts to address...

This preview shows page 1 - 4 out of 11 pages.

1Efforts to address the amount of water used by humans are part of the sustainability movement.Choose the item that is NOT a goal for sustaining water on Earth.Find new ways to store waterHarvest rainwaterConvert sea water into fresh waterLimit the amount of available water
CONCEPTSustainability and Solutions2Providing energy for our daily lives is responsible for nearly 26% of greenhouse gases emitted, followed by industry at just over 19%. Select the option that places remaining contributors in the correct order, from highest to lowest according to the percentages of greenhouse gases they emit.
CONCEPTCauses of Climate Change3Which statement about the characteristics of major greenhouse gases is true?
CONCEPTCauses of Climate Change4Choose the true statement about sources of air pollution in the United States.
5Which effect of climate change will have a negative impact on human health?Infectious microbes spread into places where they were previously absent.Temperate forests experience a net loss in biodiversity.Warming temperatures disrupt the growing season and crop planting.
Unexpected flooding or droughts bring new challenges to food producers.
CONCEPTImpacts of Climate Change6Throughout Earth’s history, there have been warmer periods and colder periods. These temperature changes have had significant impacts on the planet.Choose the statement below that best describes the difference between historical temperature changes and current temperature changes.

  • Left Quote Icon

    Student Picture

  • Left Quote Icon

    Student Picture

  • Left Quote Icon

    Student Picture