B. risk of water pollution. C. accumulation of lethal radioactive waste. D. finite supply of uranium. Question 5 of 20 5.0/ 5.0 Points Regarding the downside of digital technology, which of these tends most directly to make people feel like “rats in a maze”?
A. Automated phone-answering menus B. Government surveillance C. Social media D. Computer monitored industrial efficiency Question 6 of 20 5.0/ 5.0 Points For Gerhard Lenski, the key to human progress is: A. sentience. B. information.
C. mastery of language. D. logic and writing. Question 7 of 20 5.0/ 5.0 Points Four major rivers flow from the decreasing snow melt of the Himalayan mountains. If you are a resident of Vietnam, which of these four rivers is a threat to local food production? A. the Indus B. the Yangtze C. the Mekong D. the Ganges
Question 8 of 20 5.0/ 5.0 Points What country in the Middle East has sustained the most damage from inefficient and overuse of fresh water in a region where rainfall is sparse? A. Iran B. Syria C. Lebanon D. Afghanistan Question 9 of 20 5.0/ 5.0 Points Carbon atoms have __________ open gaps in their L shell, thus permitting the formation of highly complex compounds, such as proteins and DNA molecules.
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