Food and Agriculture
Everyone needs food
The production and distribution of food is a fundamental economic activity
Globally. food production exceeds the caloric needs of everyone on the planet
-The ability to produce food has consistently outpaced popula
Video questions: Energy
As you watch the video, think about the following focus questions.
1. Why is burning oil, natural gas, and coal of concern to us?
Emits carbon dioxide, greenhouse gas, that contributes to climate change. Damages the environment.
In the first video we learn about overfishing, a huge environmental problem that is hurting the
sea and also causing hunger for other communities that rely on this source. Those with income
are requesting more and more fish, and we see that there are huge
Video Questions: Agriculture
1. Are there advantages to growing rice in marginal environments?
Yes, Rice will survive floods, grow in places flooded grow in places where other crops don't grow, flooding
kills most of the weeds that would k
1. Why is it important to study the atmosphere in relation to air pollution?
Air pollution affects the health of all living things and our environment. Need to know what
pollutants are emitted and how they change when they travel throughou