Question 9 3 out of 3 points love canal ny was a

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Question 9 3 out of 3 points Love Canal, NY was a contaminated site that was discovered in 2010, where nuclear waste was stored.
Question 10 3 out of 3 points In the United States, we recycle and compost about 1/3 of our solid waste.
Question 11 3 out of 3 points Now that landfills are designed to decrease the amount of leachate that is formed, decomposition of waste is much quicker.
Response Feedback: This is false. Landfills are now designed to decrease the amount of water that enters "the mound", but less water means less decomposition by resident microbes. Question 12 3 out of 3 points The amount of fossil fuels that goes into the production of a year's supply of disposalbe water bottles would be enough to power 1 million cars for an entire year.
Question 13 3 out of 3 points Acid rain does not impact the chemistry of surface waters because they are ALL buffered by dissolved minerals.
Question 14 3 out of 3 points Lead exposure can cause ______ in children.
Question 15 3 out of 3 points The World Health Organization estimates that ______ people (mostly in developing nations) die from unhealthy indoor air conditions every year.
million Correct Answer: 4.3 million Question 16 3 out of 3 points Air pollution is always caused by human activities.
Question 17 3 out of 3 points Which room in a typical U.S. house is most likely to have high concentrations of Radon?

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