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You passed this Milestone 20 questions were answered correctly. 5 questions were answered incorrectly. 1 Which of the following is an involuntary environmental risk? Lauren uses paint with lead in it because she cannot find the right color in unleaded paint. A dam breaks, flooding the business area of a small town. Diana opens a business that is located close to a cement factory. A man goes fishing in a lake known to be contaminated with mercury. CONCEPT Risk 2 Which of the examples below describes an effort to address urban sprawl through urban revitalization? CONCEPT Addressing Urban Sprawl 3
Choose the factor below that is likely to have led to the greatest number of mass extinctions. 4 Select the example that describes a political cause of famine. CONCEPT World Nutrition 5 Which of the following statements about photosynthesis and carbon cycling is true? Climate is involved in carbon recycling. Carbon cycling occurs in both long-term and short-term cycles. All carbon on Earth is contained in living organisms. Cellular respiration is the release of sugars as energy. CONCEPT Photosynthesis and the Carbon Cycle 6
The planet has always had hot and cold ages, but what’s different about this global warming is that it is __________. CONCEPT Climate Change 7 One sunny afternoon, Max tried an experiment. He cut the ends off several plastic

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